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Abused Teen Finds Help at Eastman Dental

A teenage girl who we’ll call Zoe reported to Eastman Dental’s Pediatric dental clinic last fall after being referred from Strong’s REACH clinic (Referral and Evaluation service for Abused Children).  She had been a victim of assault and sustained injuries … Continue reading

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Local Teen Makes a Difference by Helping Eastman Dental

Despite his death 79 years ago, George Eastman’s spirit of philanthropy and community service remains strong, and is today shining through the efforts of a local 11th grader. As Julia Baker researched options for her Girl Scout Gold Award, the … Continue reading

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Ortho Resident Ages 50+ years in Minutes

      A 33-year-old orthodontic resident from Litchfield, CT watched himself age some 50+ years during a special presentation in his Craniofacial Growth & Development class last week.       Assistant Professor and Orthodontist Michael Spoon, DDS, invited world-renowned sculptor Phillipe Faraut … Continue reading

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Social Work and Pediatric Dentistry: Partnering to Serve the Whole Patient

When Karine Nadeau, DDS, an Eastman Dental Pediatric Dentistry Resident, encountered complicated patient circumstances, she sought consultation with Eastman’s Social Work Division. Dr. Nadeau has learned that a dentist’s responsibility involves much more than diagnosing and treating a patient’s mouth. … Continue reading

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Eastman Dental Featured on R News

More People are Considering Cosmetic Dentistry For decades those with severe dental problems have been turning to cosmetic dentistry for help. Recently even those with moderate flaws are doing the same. From teeth whiting to caps and bridges cosmetic dentistry … Continue reading

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Dental care lags among many Rochester children

The following article appeared in Rochester’s Democrat and Chronicle on October 9, 2008. Justina Wang Staff writer Thousands of Rochester-area children enrolled in Medicaid have not seen a dentist in years, and there’s no easy way to find the few … Continue reading

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The Gray Areas of Tooth Whitening

Finger Lakes Community Health, May 2008 How much is too much? Though over-the-counter products flood the market, nobody seems to know yet. Any drugstore or supermarket dental care aisle offers plenty of tooth whitening strips, kits and gels alongside the … Continue reading

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