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  1. 3 states where MB2 dental is expanding
    Carrollton, Texas-based MB2 Dental recently added practices in three states. 
  2. Orthodontic-focused DSO secures 8 practices in Q3
    Smile Doctors, an orthodontic-focused DSO, has added eight practices during the third quarter.
  3. North Carolina dentist sentenced to 1 year in prison for tax fraud
    A North Carolina dentist was recently sentenced to one year in federal prison after being found guilty of tax fraud, CBS17 reported Nov. 9.

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  1. 2 pieces of technology this dental practice added to enhance patient care
    A New Jersey dental practice recently added two pieces of technology to enhance patient care. 
  2. 4 dental donations totaling $11M+
    Here are four dental donations totaling more than $11 million that have taken place since July:
  3. How Pearl is expanding AI in dentistry
    Dental artificial intelligence company Pearl has made several moves so far this year to expand its services at dental practices across the U.S. and establish itself as a force in the industry. 
  4. 3 dental groups entering new states
    Here are three dental groups that have recently expanded their networks into new states:

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  1. Imagen Dental Partners expands in Michigan
    Scottsdale, Ariz.-based Imagen Dental Partners recently expanded its footprint in Michigan with the addition of a dental practice to its network. 
  2. US dental workforce reduced by 3% from pre-pandemic levels: 5 things to know
    The U.S. dental workforce shrunk by 3 percent during the COVID-19 pandemic, according to a new report from the American Institute of Dental Public Health.
  3. 'In the end, it's all about our culture': How Heartland Dental makes staff a priority
    DeAnn McClain, COO of Heartland Dental, spoke with Becker's to discuss how cultivating a strong culture can help support dental teams.
  4. 3 major DSO deals in 5 days
    Here are major DSO deals Becker's has reported on since Nov. 5:

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  1. Cigna partners with Virtual Dental Care on teledentistry services
    Virtual Dental Care teamed up with Cigna to improve customer access to on-demand dental services. 
  2. ADA seeks feedback for proposed CDT code changes
    The American Dental Association's Enhanced CDT Task Force is seeking dentist input on proposed changes that would compliment the current coding format. 
  3. 6 notable payer moves so far in 2022
    From acquisitions to dental benefit expansions, here are six notable payer moves that have taken place this year:
  4. SmileDirectClub reports $107M in Q3 revenue
    Teledentistry company SmileDirectClub reported $107 million in revenue for the third quarter of 2022. 
  5. Delta Dental New Jersey, VSP launch joint benefits plan
    Delta Dental of New Jersey and VSP Vision Care partnered to launch DeltaVision, a benefits plan that includes vision coverage.
  6. DPO enters US market with 7-practice acquisition
    United Dental Corp., a dental partnership organization, has acquired seven practices in three states in its first launch of U.S. practices.
  7. 25 dental offices sold to dental partnership groups for $75M
    A group of 25 orthodontic and pediatric dental practices were recently sold to three dental partnership organizations for $75 million.
  8. Allied OMS adds 1st New York practice
    Southlake, Texas-based Allied OMS recently entered New York with the addition of Paramount Oral Surgery to its network. 
  9. 6 infection control updates for dentists to know
    A CDC health advisory warning of a bacteria in dental waterlines and five other infection control updates from the last seven days: 

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