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ADA Creates Fund to Aid Missouri Tornado Victims

Our hearts go out to all the people of Joplin, MO who have suffered incredible losses after an EF5 tornado tore through their community killing at least 125 people and leaving 1,500 people unaccounted for. We have reached out to the Missouri Dental Association (MDA), and Vicki Wilbers, MDA Executive Director, told ADA News, "We know of nine dentists for certain who received heavy damage or complete destruction of their offices," Ms. Wilbers added that MDA believes upwards of 23 dentists have heavy damage or complete destruction of their location. MDA records indicate approximately 57 dentists are located in Joplin in 40 locations. Please see ADA News for coverage http://www.ada.org/news/5890.aspx

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Curve Dental Announces Field Testing of Its Webbased Software

OREM, UT— Curve Dental, developers of Web-based dental software, announced the company would immediately begin field testing of its Web-based imaging software in select dental practices located in the United States and Canada in preparation for a Fall 2011 general release. The software will allow doctors to capture x-ray and intraoral images directly to the Web eventually using almost any sensor and camera. Dentists may pre-order the software now to lock in favorable discounts and pricing.

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American Board of Endodontics Announces New Officers, Directors

he American Board of Endodontics named new officers and confirmed one member to its Board of Directors during the American Association of Endodontists recent Annual Session in San Antonio, Texas. Dr. Stephen J. Clark was elected president, Dr. Alan S. Law was elected to secretary and Dr. Cindy Rauschenberger was selected as a new director.

Stephen J. Clark, D.M.D.,of Louisville, Ky., has been a Diplomate of the ABE since 2001 and a member of the Board since 2007. A member of the AAE since 1973, Dr. Clark is a member of the Scientific Advisory Board of the Journal of Endodontics and previously served on the Educational Affairs committee. He serves as a member of the Commission on Dental Accreditation Endodontic Review Committee, is a past president of the Kentucky Association of Endodontists and is active in the Louisville Dental Society. Dr. Clark is director of the post-graduate endodontic program and an associate professor of endodontics at the University of Louisville School of Dentistry. He received his D.M.D. and Certificate in Endodontics from the University of Kentucky College of Dentistry.

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DentalEZ Group Welcomes Rocky Riego as Territory Sales Manager

Malvern, PA (May 19, 2011) – DentalEZ® Group, a supplier of innovative products and services for dental health professionals worldwide, is pleased to announce the appointment of Rocky Riego to territory sales manager.

In his new position, Riego will be responsible for maintaining existing professional relations and identifying new prospects to increase all DentalEZ®, StarDental®, RAMVAC®, CustomAir®, and NevinLabs™ product and equipment sales.  His territory will include the entire western region of Canada, including British Columbia, Yukon, Alberta, and Saskatchewan. 

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