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The darkest side of Medicaid dental

NEWS 8 INVESTIGATES

DALLAS — In a eighteen months given News 8 began stating on a Medicaid dental program, we’ve detected hundreds of millions of dollars paid out by Texas that other states don’t compensate for during all. We’ve detected children being lured from their neighborhoods into dental chairs, usually for a Medicaid dental fees they’d bring. And we’ve summarized how present cards have been used to tempt relatives to move their kids to certain dentists.

The State of Texas is now enormous down on those practices by coercion and new systems for reimbursing dentists. But that’s usually increasing a foe for

Article source: http://www.wfaa.com/news/local/Tempt-and-Torture-The-darkest-side-of-Medicaid-dental-183282861.html

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Thursday, December 13th, 2012 Dental Offices No Comments

Fox 29 Investigates: Underground Dentist

PHILADELPHIA – Fox 29 Investigates has schooled that state dental regulators have changed opposite a lady we found handling an subterraneous dental hospital in South Philadelphia.

Her name is Khempeth Syhalath, and we met her in a South Philly groundwork where she had a entirely versed dental bureau – only, she’s not a dentist.

Now, she’s confronting state movement and so are dual protected dentists, Fox 29’s Jeff Cole reported.

The state dental house alleges Syhalath – before protected as a dental partner – went over what her permit authorised while operative in a Pine Street dental practice.

The state claims she placed sutures

Article source: http://www.myfoxphilly.com/dpp/news/investigative/Fox_29_Investigates_Underground_Dentist_Update_052511

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Thursday, May 26th, 2011 Dental Offices 1 Comment

FDA expands examine into denture pulp poisoning

NEWS 8 INVESTIGATES

Federal officials are job for changes that could impact a health of millions of denture wearers.

For years, zinc poisoning from certain denture adhesives has been a concentration of a News 8 investigation.

This month, dentists national were warned for a initial time to be on a surveillance for denture pulp poisoning in a minute from a Academy of General Dentistry  patrician “The Tooth about Zinc.”

The FDA now admits it has perceived “numerous” complaints identical to one done by Marsha Hill of Irving, who was interviewed by WFAA final year.

“I can’t get out of bed, we can’t take caring of

Article source: http://www.wfaa.com/news/local/New--118930454.html

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Friday, April 1st, 2011 General Dentistry No Comments


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