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Aug 03, 2016, 10:45 ET Dentist Sam Namdarian DMD Receives AGD Fellowship Award in Boston, MA

 The Academy of General Dentistry (AGD) is pleased to announce that Sam Namdarian DMD, FAGD, of Fresno, CA, received the association's...


Jun 21, 2016, 06:00 ET Dentists to Provide Free Oral Cancer Screenings in Boston, July 15 and 16

 Early detection of oral cancer is essential to improving treatment options for individuals who are diagnosed with this disease, and general...


Apr 29, 2016, 13:17 ET Dental Leaders Advocate for Top Oral Health Executive

The Academy of General Dentistry (AGD), the American Association for Dental Research (AADR), the American Association of Public Health...


Jun 23, 2015, 13:45 ET Tukwila Dentist Lance Timmerman DMD Receives AGD Fellowship Award

 The Academy of General Dentistry (AGD) is pleased to announce that Lance B Timmerman, DMD, FAGD, of Tukwila, WA, received the association's...


Jun 15, 2015, 10:55 ET AGD Foundation to Host Free Oral Cancer Screenings in San Francisco

 Academy of General Dentistry (AGD) volunteer dentists will provide free oral cancer screenings for the general public during AGD 2015, the...


Mar 31, 2015, 09:01 ET Mouthing Off Against Oral Cancer

According to the Oral Cancer Foundation, more than 43,000 new cases of oral cancer will be diagnosed this year, and oral cancer is expected to...


Mar 03, 2015, 07:55 ET Dentists Set Straight Common Tooth Myths

When it comes to maintaining optimal oral health, there is plenty of advice out there, some of which, unfortunately, isn't correct. The Academy of...


Feb 10, 2014, 08:05 ET 3 Tips for a Fresher Kiss This Valentine's Day

 Love is in the air—but for millions of Americans, so is embarrassing bad breath. Before smooching your valentine, follow the Academy of...


Feb 03, 2014, 08:05 ET Keeping Tiny Teeth in Top Condition

February Is National Children's Dental Health Month In observance of National Children's Dental Health Month, the Academy of General Dentistry...


Oct 09, 2013, 08:05 ET Halloween Can Be Scary, Especially for Kids' Teeth

How to Avoid Spooky Smiles Your kids may be ready to indulge in sweet treats this Halloween, but don't let the holiday turn into an oral...