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Stratford Office Without Power Today; Appointments Moved To Our Woodstock Office

Stratford Office Without Power Today; Appointments Moved To Our Woodstock Office

Coronation Dental Specialty Group’s oral & maxillofacial surgery office in Stratford has been affected by a power outage, that is affecting different parts of the city. As a result, any patients scheduled today will have their appointments moved to our Woodstock location: Coronation Dental Specialty Group Woodstock

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Coronation Adopts SafeReferral for Encrypted ECommunication with Dental Offices

Coronation Adopts SafeReferral for Encrypted ECommunication with Dental Offices

Coronation Dental Specialty Group is pleased to announce that SafeReferral.com has been selected to provide e-referral services with our partner dental offices. “SafeReferral is the encrypted solution that we have been searching for,” according to Coronation partner Dr. Leslie Diamond, “SafeReferral allows us to both send and receive patient

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Curt Schilling Helps the Fight Against Oral Cancer

Curt Schilling Helps the Fight Against Oral Cancer

Many people know Curt Schilling as a an award-winning Major League Baseball pitcher.  In his 20-year career, he earned 3 World Series rings, was named World Series MVP in 1991, and appeared in 6 All-Star Games. In February 2014, Schilling revealed that he had Oral Cancer, specifically squamous cell carcinoma.

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April is Oral Cancer Awareness Month!

April is Oral Cancer Awareness Month!

Coronation Dental Specialty Group supports Oral Cancer Awareness Month, and helps our community by being one of the first line care providers for oral cancer. Facts about Oral Cancer Oral cancer is part of the larger spectrum of head and neck cancer, and includes mouth, tonsil, tongue, and pharyngeal cancer.  These

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Coronation Shortlisted for The Record Reader Awards!

Coronation Shortlisted for The Record Reader Awards!

We are pleased to announce that Coronation Dental Specialty Group has been shortlisted by The Record in its annual Reader Awards. After first being nominated for the Favourite Dental Clinic category, Coronation sailed through the initial round of voting, and is among the 10 finalists for this year’s award.  The

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Coronation Unaffected by HeartBleed Internet Security Flaw

Coronation Unaffected by HeartBleed Internet Security Flaw

Recently, computer security experts have become aware of a flaw in internet security, known as “HeartBleed“. While the details of HeartBleed involve OpenSSL and are very technical, the bottom line is that any passwords used on the internet may have been compromised.  Hackers with the appropriate tools

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Difficulty in Conception Associated with Periodontal Disease

Difficulty in Conception Associated with Periodontal Disease

A report from a fertility conference in Sweden indicates that women with periodontal disease may have more difficulty conceiving a baby. According to a story in the BBC, and an editorial in Women’s Health by the author, women with periodontal disease may take 2 extra months to conceive a

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Head and Neck Radiation, Osteoradionecrosis, and the Dental Patient

Head and Neck Radiation, Osteoradionecrosis, and the Dental Patient

Many patients who have been treated for cancer will also present for dental treatment.  In many situations, radiation therapy is used to help control and treat cancer.  In the head and neck region, significant amounts of radiation (more than 5000-6000 cGy) may put patients at risk for

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AED Recall – Philips Heartstart

AED Recall – Philips Heartstart

Automated External Defibrillators (AEDs) are life-saving devices used to deliver a shock to the heart, after a patient suffers a cardiac arrest.  It has been shown that time is of the essence when a patient has suffered a cardiac arrest, and placing AEDs in common locations decreases

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