Tagged: ben burris

State Senator Jeremy Hutchinson Challenges Dental Law

by Mark Friedman 3/3/2014 12:00 am

Arkansas State Sen. Jeremy Hutchinson, R-Benton, said he will begin a push to change state law so that orthodontists can provide basic teeth cleanings to the general public.

Ben Burris Set To Begin Cleaning Campaign Against Dental Board

by Arkansas Business Staff 11/25/2013 12:00 am

Dr. Ben Burris' campaign to change state law so that he and other dental specialists can provide basic teeth cleaning services begins this week.

Ben Burris Plans To Challenge Arkansas Dental Practice Act

by Mark Friedman 11/4/2013 12:00 am

A Fort Smith orthodontist Dr. Ben Burris has agreed not to offer dental cleaning to the general public — at least for now.

Dentists, Orthodontists at Odds Over Ben Burris' Cleanings

by Mark Friedman 9/23/2013 12:00 am

As the Arkansas Board of Dental Examiners ponders what to do with the Fort Smith orthodontist who offered dental cleanings to the general public, the case highlights a division between dentists and orthodontists.

Ben Burris Tells Dental Board He's Providing Access to Care

by Mark Friedman 9/13/2013 11:17 am

A Fort Smith orthodontist tells the Arkansas Board of Dental Examiners that he offers cleanings to any patient who wants one in order to increase access to dental care and doesn't see it as practicing outside his specialty.

Orthodontist Ben Burris Braces for Fight With Dental Board

by Mark Friedman 9/9/2013 12:00 am

A Fort Smith orthodontist is preparing to battle the Arkansas Board of Dental Examiners over allegations that offering dental cleanings might be a violation of a law against practicing outside his specialty.

Ben Burris Lines Up New Clinics, Supports Nonprofit With Braces

by Arkansas Business Staff 6/17/2013 12:00 am

Ben Burris now owns Braces by Burris and Arkansas Orthodontics, with 10 clinics, five under each practice.

Arkansas Orthodontics Is Being Sold to Ben Burris of Jonesboro

by Arkansas Business Staff 3/11/2013 12:00 am

Arkansas Orthodontics, which has five clinics in northwest Arkansas, is being sold to Dr. Ben Burris of Jonesboro, who has five dental clinics in northeast Arkansas.