An old-school complicated dentist

January 19, 2013

Hal Pickett remembers his initial patient, and a final one who walked out a door. The others are a bit fuzzy. You can’t unequivocally censure him, though. He’s been saying patients given a 1950s. At age 86, Pickett is one of a oldest health caring professionals in a state. He also is one of 6 […]

Longer looks: A dentist tries to transparent his debt; Bringing mental health services to a marines; Learning to giggle in …

November 17, 2012

Every week Shefali S. Kulkarni selects engaging reading from around a Web. The Los Angeles Times: For Dentist With Student Debt, Repaying Is Like Pulling Teeth His jaw clenched underneath a blue surgeon’s mask, Opanin Gyaami jerks his right arm and pulls out a prize: a unkempt tooth of studious Larry Butler, also famous as […]

For dentist with tyro debt, repaying is like pulling teeth

November 13, 2012

VACAVILLE, Calif. — His jaw clenched underneath a blue surgeon’s mask, Opanin Gyaami jerks his right arm and pulls out a prize: a unkempt tooth of studious Larry Butler, also famous as state jail invalid J22312. By a time he is done, Gyaami’s smock and facade are speckled with a inmate’s blood. He kindly pats […]