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The New Dynamic Duo

Nov 16, 2016 No Comments by

Total Team Training Launches With Two New Experts! For the past 20 years, many dentists have recognized Tawana Coleman as the expert behind Arrowhead Dental Lab’s Total Team Training (TTT) seminar. During that time, Tawana led hundreds of seminars around the country and traveled extensively to provide in-office coaching to dental practices across North America […]

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The Guy Next Door

Nov 23, 2015 No Comments by

Everyone Can Have a Beautiful, Functional Smile. After seeing my picture on the cover of this magazine, you might assume that I’m some kind of celebrity, rock star, or uber-wealthy Wall Street businessman. After all, who else is featured on the cover of a cosmetic dentistry magazine with a killer smile except for the rich […]

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Finally Pain Free!

Sep 08, 2015 No Comments by

A FULL MOUTH RECONSTRUCTION ELIMINATES A LIFETIME OF PAIN. For as long as I can remember, I have suffered from daily headaches. They started in my early childhood and as I grew older, they intensified. In my mid-to-late twenties, the pain was almost unbearable by the end of a workday. A background headache usually lingered […]

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Beyond His Imagination

Jun 01, 2015 1 Comment

DR. BARNES REFLECTS ON THE PAST AND THE LESSONS HE LEARNED ALONG THE WAY. As a young dentist, Dr. Dick Barnes ignored the conventional wisdom and envisioned a dental practice that gave patients care that they didn’t even know was possible. Instead of giving patients the drill-and-fill type of dentistry they were accustomed to, Dr. […]

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Create a Turning Point in Your Career through Humanitarian Dentistry

Oct 29, 2014 No Comments

AN AWARD-WINNING DENTIST SHARES HIS STORY AND TIPS OF HOW TO SERVE AROUND THE WORLD.  Dr. Sherwin Shinn of Seattle, Washington, has spent the past 24 years dedicating a large portion of his life to humanitarian dentistry. Subsequently, he has traveled to more than 40 countries on 70-plus outreach trips, averaging about four trips per year. […]

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Humanitarian Dentistry in Guatemala

May 20, 2014 No Comments

OPENING HEARTS AND BRIGHTENING SMILES. Guatemala is a land of wonder: a strikingly beautiful country both in geographical features and cultural landmarks. In this Central American nation (about the geographical size of Ohio), there are lush green rainforests, cone-shaped active 
volcanoes enveloped in misty clouds, bathtub-warm aqua-blue water bordered by sparkling white sand beaches, and […]

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Giving Back This Holiday Season

Dec 02, 2013 No Comments

FUN WAYS YOUR DENTAL PRACTICE CAN LEND A HELPING HAND IN THE COMMUNITY. Recently, the editors at Aesthetic Dentistry asked a panel of dentists what types of articles they’d like to see in future issues of the magazine. Many of their responses followed a common thread: they wanted to learn more about what their peers […]

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Establishing Your Holiday Traditions

Dec 02, 2013 No Comments

Starting your own office holiday traditions of charity and good will doesn’t have to be a daunting task. Just remember to start small and let your ideas grow and change over time. Here are some basic steps to follow to help get you started: 1. Assess The Needs Of Your Community.  Some communities need help […]

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