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December 23, 2010
Dr. Rebecca W. Bye, D.D.S, M.S., was selected by the American Biographical Institute as one of this year's recipients of the  2010 Pierre Fauchard Award for excellence in the science and medicine of dentistry. Fewer than 100 individuals will be honored yearly from as many as 75 countries. This award embodies the values of the Dental Profession through Leadership, Service, Excellence, Integrity and Ethical Behavior - those whose work is having a positive impact on health care and the well-being of others.
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by KATE COLEMAN | February 17, 2003
katec@herald-mail.com When Dr. Bob Johnson talks to Washington County preschoolers, Head Starters, kindergarteners and first- and second-graders, he asks them if they know what causes cavities in their teeth. They typically respond with answers of candy and bubble gum, sugar and sweets. Johnson sets them straight. "All food is bad for your teeth," he tells them. Any food - even healthy foods that promote growth - will cause tooth decay if it's left on teeth.
NEWS
by JENNIFER FITCH | March 22, 2007
NEW FRANKLIN, Pa. - The first firefighters responding to 5118 Burkholder Road on Wednesday afternoon encountered a flashover effect at possibly more than 2,000 degrees, slamming the firefighters a few feet inside the front door but not injuring anyone, officials said. Firefighters then left the house for their safety and attacked the blaze from the outside. Pennsylvania State Police Fire Marshal Jeffrey Sarver has started his investigation into the cause and origin of the fire that destroyed the brick house of Chambersburg dentist Michael Cerveris in Guilford Township.
NEWS
August 8, 2010
MARTINSBURG, W.Va. - A second dentist has joined the staff at Healthy Smiles Community Oral Health Center in Berkeley County, officials announced last week. Kimberly Thomas, a 2006 graduate of West Virginia University, joins Leonisha Thomas at the clinic, which opened in January. The clinic at the intersection of U.S. 11 and Warm Springs Avenue just north of Martinsburg is available to the uninsured, underinsured and those with private insurance, Medicare, Medicaid and CHIP.
NEWS
November 19, 1997
Dentists host annual skating party By LISA GRAYBEAL Staff Writer, Chambersburg CHAMBERSBURG, Pa. - Nearly 200 patients were more than happy to see their dentists Tuesday night, but they didn't show up for yearly checkups and cleanings. It was their annual visit to the Red Bridge Park Roller Rink on Philadelphia Avenue, where Chambersburg dentists and orthodontists Dr. Thomas Barra and Dr. Ronald Toothman treated patients, their friends and families, to a free night of roller skating.
NEWS
November 22, 1999
By KIMBERLY YAKOWSKI / Staff Writer photo: JOE CROCETTA / staff photographer SMITHSBURG - As a forensic dentist, David Allen Williams makes dental comparisons that can help convict a criminal or identify a missing child. Forensic dentists make comparisons between a deceased person's dental remains and dental records for identification. cont. from front page Or in sexual assault cases, bite impressions and a cast made of a person's teeth can be used to make a match to be used as evidence, said Williams, who has studied forensic dentistry and has a general dental practice with Allegheny Dental Care in Washington County.
NEWS
December 18, 1998
By RICHARD F. BELISLE / Staff Writer, Waynesboro photo: RIC DUGAN / staff photographer GREENCASTLE, Pa. - James H. Craig Jr.'s mother was a keeper. Because of that, said Craig, 64, a Greencastle dentist, most of the toys he played with as a child were put away in the attic of the house in which he grew up at 305 W. Washington St. On Tuesday night, Craig was in his living room at 45 N. Carlisle St. surrounded by his toys and memories of a childhood a half-century ago. [cont.
NEWS
by DON AINES | July 7, 2005
chambersburg@herald-mail.com CHAMBERSBURG, Pa. - A Waynesboro, Pa., dentist Wednesday pleaded guilty in U.S. District Court to one count of tax evasion and is scheduled for sentencing in October, according to an agent with the Internal Revenue Service. Dr. Burton F. Tucker had been indicted in March by a federal grand jury on three counts for not paying approximately $400,000 in federal income taxes over a three-year period, according to an IRS press release at the time of the indictment.
LIFESTYLE
By MARIE GILBERT | marieg@herald-mail.com | August 26, 2011
For some people, the worst part of breaking a tooth or having an abcess isn't the pain that can shoot to your core. The absolute worst is visiting the dentist. On the surface, dental phobia might seem a little out of proportion. After all, it's not open heart surgery. Yet, according to the American Dental Association, an estimated three-fourths of Americans have some degree of anxiety -   even when it comes to a routine checkup. Nearly one-quarter of the population avoids dentists completely because they're afraid.
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