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With a backlog of routine cleaning appointments, should NC dentists be able to oversee more hygienists?

By Anne Blythe After closing for nearly two months for routine cleanings, North Carolina dentists are now opening up to a backlog of appointments. At a recent meeting of the North Carolina Dental Board of Examiners, the eight members engaged in a spirited debate over whether to allow dentists across the state to oversee three […]