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    Happy Dentist's Day 2021 - Throwback Video

    From all of us here at Barton Associates, we want to take the time to wish all dentists a Happy Dentist's Day! Your work to keep us smiling does not go unnoticed. Last year, we posted a Dentist's Day spinoff video based on the hit TV show -The Office. You all seemed to enjoy is so much, we decided t...

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    Happy National Dentist's Day 2021! [INFOGRAPHIC]

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