Is it legal to perform teeth whitening services in malls, salons and places other than a dental office?

If you visit a dentist, he or she must first examine you to determine if teeth whitening is appropriate for you. The Wisconsin Dentistry Examining Board says, “It is essential that a dentist examine and diagnose a patient before proceeding with teeth whitening or delegating that procedure to anyone within a dental office.” The Wisconsin… Continue Reading Is it legal to perform teeth whitening services in malls, salons and places other than a dental office?

Do dental assistants have to be licensed or certified in Wisconsin?

The state of Wisconsin does not issue licenses, certificates or registrations to dental assistants. Dentists and dental hygienists are the only licensed dental professionals in the state. Dental assisting programs may grant attendees completion certificates, but that is not the same as being licensed or certified by the state. Visit the American Dental Assisting Association’s… Continue Reading Do dental assistants have to be licensed or certified in Wisconsin?

I would like to make my donation an “Honor” or “Memorial” donation. How do I indicate that and how is the honoree or family notified?

An Honor or Memorial donation is the perfect way to recognize a friend, colleague or loved one. Donors receive an acknowledgement for tax purposes and the individual or family of the individual being recognized will receive a letter announcing that you have made a gift in that person’s name. The amount donated is NOT disclosed… Continue Reading I would like to make my donation an “Honor” or “Memorial” donation. How do I indicate that and how is the honoree or family notified?