Posts for July 2015
Dr. Jesse Fast recieves Fellowship award from The Academy of General Dentistry
July 7, 2015
The Academy of General Dentistry (AGD) is pleased to announce that Jesse D. Fast DDS, FAGD, of Huron, SD received the association’s Fellowship Award during the AGD 2015 annual meeting, which took place June 18-21 in San Francisco.
Last Modified: 07/07/2015 8:46:15 am MDT
Screening, cleaning and so much more
July 6, 2015It’s so much more than “Say, ‘ahhhhh,” “Have you been flossing regularly?” and “Rinse and spit please.” Dental Hygienists are the front line of defense on your oral health team. While you may think they are just scraping a little plaque off your teeth before the dentist sees you, they are actually killing billions of bacteria in your mouth and performing several health screenings during the cleaning process. They are looking for signs of oral cancer and periodontal disease. Many might wonder, ‘Why would anyone want to clean teeth for a living?’ For Paula, a hygienist at Dakota Family Dentistry with 18 years of experience, the answer is simple; “I love smiles.”
Last Modified: 07/06/2015 1:04:38 pm MDT
DFD’s Hygienists proud alums of the USD School of Dental Hygiene
July 6, 2015For college students who are looking to enter a health profession, the dental hygiene program at the University of South Dakota is a path to consider. The program offers a comprehensive and challenging curriculum in the exciting and ever growing field of dental hygiene.
Last Modified: 07/06/2015 12:45:37 pm MDT