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Dentist arrested after allegedly pulling patient’s tooth while riding a hoverboard
Dentist arrested after allegedly pulling patient’s tooth while riding a hoverboardAlaska dentist Seth Lookhart is facing 17 counts of fraud and ‘unlawful dental acts.’
The top 16 worst dental patients everWe polled you, our readers, for your stories of the patients that will always stick out in your memory—for all the wrong reasons. From the infuriating to the disgusting, the bizarre to the absurd, your tales did not disappoint.
Aussie man a hero even without a great smile
Aussie man a hero even without a great smileAfter car crash and funny TV interview, Australian media focus on this man's missing teeth. Everyone knows a great smile helps with both appearance and with how you are perceived by most people. Shiny, functioning teeth can also help with self-esteem and quality of life. But the opposite is also true. Someone missing teeth might be perceived as unhappy or troubled, but that may not always be the case.
This may be the saddest Cubs fan in the world
This may be the saddest Cubs fan in the worldA teenager is willing to put his body on the line after a Cubs victory.
The top 13 freakiest dental horror storiesGhosts are scary. Ghouls are scary. But these creepy apparitions have nothing on some of the terrifying things that happen in the dental practice.
What's YOUR scariest dental story?
What's YOUR scariest dental story?With Halloween right around the corner, we want to hear your tales of the scariest, weirdest, grossest, most bizarre things you’ve have seen in the dental industry. What’s the craziest story that’s come out of your workplace? The disgusting thing that still makes your shiver when you think about it? The most absurd moment in your career? We want to hear it all.
The top 8 most entertaining dental-themed time killersYou’ve been on your feet seemingly forever, putting in a long day hard at work in the dental practice. Now you’ve finally got a chance to breathe; but how should you spend your precious moments of free time? We think you deserve a break – and a good dose of the lighthearted, fun and downright silly side of dentistry.
The top 10 weird dental news stories of 2015The year is winding down, and boy, has it been a weird one! From fake dentists to dental amnesia to patients using superglue as dental cement, there were a plethora of bizarre tooth-related stories gracing the headlines in 2015.
Wise move? Man proposes to girlfriend with ring made from wisdom tooth
Wise move? Man proposes to girlfriend with ring made from wisdom toothA toothbrush is all one California woman needs to clean her engagement ring – because in lieu of a diamond, her engagement ring features her fiancée’s tooth.
Dentist arrested for allegedly trafficking 20-30 pounds of marijuana EVERY MONTH
Dentist arrested for allegedly trafficking 20-30 pounds of marijuana EVERY MONTHWhat’s a dentist to do when his drug-trafficker son goes to prison? Why, take over the family business, of course! One California dentist who thought this was a good idea is now being held on $75K bail after being busted for his participation in a cross-country drug smuggling operation.