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December 20, 2016
Claims of 'black-balling' of foreign dentist by officials

BAHAMAS Dental Council officials are being accused of orchestrating the "malicious black-balling" of a foreign practitioner after opting to reject multiple renewal applications for his long-standing service licence.

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September 02, 2016
RBC partners with dentist to promote the importance of good dental hygiene at summer youth camp

More than 50 children between the ages of five and seven benefited from an interactive session on proper dental hygiene when RBC partnered with Dr. Kristen Darville, pediatric dentist, to host a community dental hygiene forum at The Royal Bahamas Police Force's Summer Youth Camp, which was held at Claridge Primary School.

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May 02, 2016
Chiropractors, dentists, psychologists join UHRA

The opposition of health professionals to the Christie administration's National Health Insurance (NHI) scheme as a model of universal healthcare (UHC) continues to pick up momentum.

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February 22, 2016
Dentist encourages children in oral care

Dental screenings and cleanings; demonstrations on effective brushing, flossing and rinsing; and discussions on the importance of eating healthy non-sugary snacks were addressed by Dr. Joyous Pickstock, managing director of Faith Dental Centre with pre-school students at Albania Christian Academy.

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January 28, 2015
Dentists warn of illegal procedures

A trend of rogue dentists performing illegal teeth-whitening and other procedures in health spas and automobile garages has prompted the Bahamas Dental Council to warn residents and those involved in the underground business.

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September 25, 2012
A Good Dentist

Dear Editor,

First I should start by saying, we Bahamians love to have good service rendered to us from any business establishment, especially when it comes to our restaurants, hospitals, doctors offices and government establishments.

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September 14, 2011
Dentists at Sandilands commended

Dear Editor,

The Dental Clinic at the Sandilands Rehabilitation Center offers some of the best services in the Commonwealth of The Bahamas.
I have been attending the Dental Clinic at Sandilands for the past four years and find the service there second to none.
Too often we are plagued with the lackluster, don't care attitude of civil servants. However, I wish to express my sincere gratitude and t...

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January 19, 2021
Removing silver fillings may be more harmful than you think

Silver fillings or dental amalgam have been used as dental fillings for over 100 years. In fact, as a child, when I visited the dentist, I received several silver fillings. At that time, silver fillings were the standard of care. They were the most durable, affordable and a safe choice. Today, silver fillings are not ...
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December 22, 2020
Common dental problems seniors face

Adults are regarded as seniors at the age of 60 years and older. Seniors experience increasing dental challenges as they continue in their aging process. Despite this group's tendency to experience comorbidities like hypertension, diabetes mellitus and a reduced immune system, practicing good home care in conjunction with regular visits to the dentist can make ...
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December 14, 2020
Bahamas Girl Guides Association Rangers go ‘virtual’ and thank health care providers

The Covid-19 pandemic might have slowed down life for many, but not for Rangers of the Bahamas Girl Guides Association...

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