Not Flossing and Lying to Your Dentist About It? You Are Not Alone.

Are you constantly skipping flossing and effectively Lying to Your Dentist?  You are not alone. In fact, about 60 per cent of Americans either don’t floss daily or not at all, and a recent survey by the American Academy of Periodontology found that up to 27 per cent of American adults lie about their flossing habits…

Guidelines on how to identify the quacks

Refer to the recent reports on illegal dentistry, including orthodontics. The prime objective of the Malaysian Dental Association(MDA) is to promote the art and science of dentistry for the benefit of the public. We are always working with all stakeholders to ensure that the public is well served. To protect the public from unsafe, risky…

Kementerian Ambil Serius Isu Pergigian Haram

SHAH ALAM – Kementerian Kesihatan kesal dengan tindakan sebilangan pihak yang memandang ringan tentang kesan pemasangan pendakap gigi (braces) oleh pengamal pergigian haram. Ketua Pengarah Kesihatan Malaysia, Datuk Dr Noor Hisham Abdullah berkata, pendakap gigi merupakan rawatan untuk membetulkan susunan gigi dan memperbaiki rahang yang tidak sempurna. “Namun begitu, ada sesetengah masyarakat terutamanya golongan remaja…

A Confident Smile Will Change Your Life.

No one knows more about your oral health than your dentist and dental team. Most people would say that dentists ‘fix teeth’; what they actually can do is create confidence – confidence in a beautiful, natural smile. There are three factors that influence the beauty of a smile, and therefore the confidence it gives, and…

Robbers kill 2 dentists in 2 weeks

Two weeks after robbers shot dead a dentist in her Makati clinic, three armed men killed another dentist in the city, leading the police to suspect that both crimes had the same perpetrators. Dr. Antonio Limos, 59, was shot repeatedly as he ran outside his clinic at the corner of St. Paul and Kamagong streets…

Makati dentist shot dead by robbers in clinic

MANILA — A dentist was shot dead by robbers who broke into a dental clinic in Makati City Wednesday afternoon. SPO2 Rico Caramat of the Makati police identified the victim as Raquel Magsalin, 38, resident of Taguig City. Two assailants entered the dental clinic located at 9547 Kalayaan Avenue, Barangay Guadalupe Nuevo, about 2 p.m. The…

[Video] Doktor gigi menjadi Superhero: Kanak-kanak tidak lagi takut mencabut gigi

Pada masa kini, menjadi seorang doctor gigi terutamanya doctor gigi paedatrik memang memerlukan pelbagai usaha luar biasa. Baru-baru ini, media social di negara Thai pada hari Isnin minggu ini telah menjadikan seorang jejaka kacak bernama Ken sebagai buah mulut bukan sahaja di dalam industry pergigian di negara Thai, bahkan seluruh negara Thai dan negara jiran…

[Video] Jobless and angry, Saudi dentist burns his certificate

JEDDAH — A Saudi dentist in Hafer Al-Batin, who has been desperately looking for a job for the past two years, has burned his university degree certificate after not finding any job in Saudi hospitals since his graduation. He posted a video clip of him burning the certificate. Dr. Mohanna Saud Al-Anazi said he obtained…

The Jungle Book’s Neel Sethi wants to be a dentist

Neel Sethi, who stars as Mowgli in The Jungle Book, doesn’t see acting in his future and instead hopes to be a dentist when he grows up. The Jungle Book star Neel Sethi wants to be a dentist when he grows up. The 10-year-old actor beat out 2,000 children to land the role of Mowgli…