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Dentist To Offer Free Care On Monday At 2 Denver-Area Locations

A dentist is opening his doors to help Coloradans in need who can’t afford dental care.

08/29/2014

Can I Pay For A Dentist With My Health Insurance?

For children, those younger than 19, dental care is a pediatric service that must be covered as an essential benefit.

03/20/2014

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New Tooth Decay Detector Can Help Prevent Cavities

A new way of detecting cavities may help reduce the amount of drilling needed for treatment.

01/22/2014

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Top Places For Teeth Whitening In Denver

Refresh your look and rejuvenate your smile by whitening your teeth. Whether coffee, soda or wine have left your choppers looking a little dingy, the following places will help you restore those pearly whites.

10/09/2012

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Dentist May Have Infected 3 Patients With Potentially Deadly Diseases

State health officials say three people may have been infected by a Colorado dentist accused of reusing syringes and needles to administer drugs to some of his patients over more than a decade, but it’s impossible to say for sure.

08/01/2012

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Dr. Stein’s Former Patients Worried About Health After Reused Needle Allegations

The Colorado Department of Health and Environment has sent out 8,000 letters to the former patients of Dr. Stephen Stein asking them to get tested for HIV and Hepatitis B and C. The letters have raised concerns among his former patients.

07/13/2012

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State Health Officials Warn Dentist Reused Syringes, Needles

The state health department is warning patients of Dr. Stephen Stein they need to get tested for HIV and hepatitis after it says the dentist re-used syringes and needles from one patient to another.

07/12/2012

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Look Ma, No X-Rays!

A new study says you shouldn’t let anyone take a lot of pictures of your teeth — those X-rays may cause brain tumors. CBS4 Medical Editor Dr. Dave Hnida takes a bite out of the study and says the occasional X-ray shouldn’t cause harm.

04/10/2012

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