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100 years ago in Spokane: Dentist confronts gas thief as shortage riles city

Spokane’s gasoline shortage was becoming critical, and it resulted in an action-packed early morning confrontation on a Spokane street.

A Spokane dentist foiled a gasoline thief in “an encounter that would put the ordinary movie thriller to shame,” proclaimed the Spokane Daily Chronicle.

Dr. Charles D. McBean said he was called out for an emergency visit to a patient at an apartment house on Howard Street and Sinto Avenue.

He left his auto in front of the place. After treating the patient, he exited and heard “the rattle of a tin can” and saw a shadowy figure run away from his car toward a neighboring car.

Dr. McBean raced toward the man, who was trying to get a way with a can of gasoline. The dentist and the thief grappled for a while until the thief got the upper hand and knocked the dentist down.

The thief then jumped into

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Some local dentist offices remain open, hoping to avoid strain on hospitals | FOX 4 Kansas City WDAF-TV

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KANSAS CITY, Mo. — The American Dental Association has instructed dentist’s offices to remain closed through the end of April in most cases as part of the effort to slow the transmission of COVID-19.

But some dentist’s offices are opening their doors under certain circumstances for the very same reason.

Statistics show Americans go to hospitals once every 14 seconds for dental problems, or more than 2 million times annually.

“My main goal in being open at this time is to make sure we play a role in the health industry and kind of help prevent the clogging up of our emergency rooms,” Parkville Modern Dentistry’s Dr. Matthew Yip said.

Parkville Modern Dentistry looks a little different than it did a month ago. You won’t find people in for routine cleanings and regular checkups right now.

But that doesn’t mean Yip isn’t staying

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Salt Lake City Emergency Dentist

Accidents & trauma do happen that may require a visit to a Salt Lake City emergency dentist. One of the most common reasons is a sports injury. It is easy to fall and knock out a tooth when you are taking part in a sport or mountain biking on your own. As this can easily lead to other problems in the mouth, please don’t hesitate to give us a call.

As dentists, we appreciate that this kind of injury is very painful and you want to deal with it urgently. More than often, we can put things right very quickly and find the best way of dealing with the problem.

Dental traumas are not only caused by sports injuries. They can also be caused by falls and car accidents. Even a minor accident or fall can lead to a tooth or teeth being knocked out or becoming damaged. If you

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Incredible Salt Lake City Dentist

Incredible Salt Lake City Dentist | Dr. Brigham Stoker DDS

Salt Lake City Dentist, Dr. Brigham Stoker DDS, 144 South 700 East, Suite 2, Salt Lake City, UT 84102|801.505.6850|


Meet Our Team


Meet one of the best dentists in Salt Lake City, Dr. Brigham Stoker, and his incredible staff!  They always do their best to make sure your experience here at the Salt Lake City Dental Center as comfortable, painless, and quick as possible! Whether you need a regular dental check-up, have a dental emergency, or just want to talk about all of your dental treatment options, we will take care of all of your dental needs.


Our Services


We perform almost every dental procedure you can think of here at Salt Lake City Dental Center: Fillings, Crowns, Dental Implants, Whitening, Braces, Invisalign, Root Canals, Dentures, Emergency Dental Visits, Surgery, Smile Reconstruction, and any other dental

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