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"… re never provided. …"

"… Center for Public Integrity and PBS Frontline. The news report found that Aspen Dental, which targets low-income patients, pressured dentists to increase revenue …"

"… laints since 2005 and internal company documents. The settlement calls for Aspen Dental to pay a $450,000 civil penalty and to overhaul the way it does business i …"

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"… found that two of the largest dental chains owned by private-equity firms, Aspen Dental Management and Kool Smiles, put pressure on its dentists to meet productio …"

"… ealth & Human Services committee.Nelson did not name a specific chain. Aspen Dental does not accept Medicaid and has no offices in Texas. But Kool Smiles has …"

"… alizing in dentures or Medicaid patients. And our investigation found that Aspen Dental and Kool Smiles set revenue targets for each clinic.The push to boost corp …"

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"… he company of illegally practicing medicine. …"

"… and PBS FRONTLINE titled “Dollars and Dentists” reported in June that Aspen Dental’s practice of serving patients who cannot afford a dentist has led to co …"

"… ven unnecessary treatments.The lawsuit brought by 11 patients alleges that Aspen Dental owns and controls its 358 dental clinics in violation of laws in 22 states …"

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"… over clinical operations,” Grassley said.The senator is also looking at Aspen Dental Management, another corporate dental chain owned by private-equity firms. …"

"… Management, another corporate dental chain owned by private-equity firms. Aspen Dental does not accept Medicaid, but Grassley said there are concerns that “the …"

"… antly expensive credit arrangements.”CPI and FRONTLINE also investigated Aspen Dental and found that its business model of serving patients who cannot afford a …"

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"… chain that promoted steep discounts in its advertisements. She went to an Aspen Dental office just outside Cleveland. Ferritto said Aspen Dental wouldn’t just …"

"… She went to an Aspen Dental office just outside Cleveland. Ferritto said Aspen Dental wouldn’t just pull the teeth but insisted on a complete exam. She was be …"

"… p;four pages long. Total price: $7,835. Ferritto could not afford it, but Aspen Dental signed her up for a special credit card, with monthly payments of $186 for …"