Community Highlights

Dental Associates Adds Key Personnel to Focus on Education and Retention

For Immediate Release Contact: Darin Schumacher Email: [email protected] As part of its ongoing focus on patient satisfaction and staff retention, Dental Associates is adding key personnel to its training department. The company has hired Alexandra Sielaff, PhD, as Director of Instructional Development, and Pam Brilowski as Corporate Trainer. Dr. Sielaff has more than 25 years
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Healthcare Has Lost Its Soul by Dr. AJ Acierno (TEDx 2017)

Dr. Alan J. Acierno is the CEO of DecisionOne Dental Partners, headquartered in Schaumburg, IL. After receiving his DDS from Creighton University, he practiced dentistry in both corporate and private environments, where he discovered the benefits and challenges of each practice. Compelled with a vision to make a difference in the way dentistry is practiced,
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Aspen Dental offering veterans free dental care

The Republic – Aspen Dental is offering free dental care for local veterans as part of the Healthy Mouth Movement. Columbus Aspen Dental, located at 1310 N. National Road, will provide free dental care by appointment to local veterans From 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. June 24. Local veterans can call 1-844-ASPENHMM to schedule an
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Smiling Brightly

St. Louis Review – Just before the start of providing free dental services to people who are St. Patrick Center clients, volunteers from Smile Generation’s St. Louis offices gathered outside the Pacific Dental Services Foundation Mobile Dental Clinic RV for a last-minute meeting to go over procedures and details for the day. At the conclusion,
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Pacific Dental Services Foundation™, with Support from Smile Generation®-Trusted Clinicians, Provided $46,920 in Donated Dentistry

PR Web – On Saturday, April 29, 2017, the Pacific Dental Services Foundation, with support from Smile Generation-trusted volunteer clinicians and their dental care teams, provided free dental care to 50 Dress for Success clients in Houston. Partnering with Dress for Success Houston, 81 volunteers comprised of Smile Generation-trusted clinicians and dental care teams set
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Kool Smiles Dental Offering Free Care for Children

NWA – Kool Smiles in Fort Smith is holding a day of dental care, free of charge, for children. This is the third annual Sharing Smiles Day. The event will be on Sunday, May 21 from 8 a.m. – 11 a.m. The dental office will provide dental treatments at no cost to uninsured and underinsured
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Utah dentist office offers free services to military, first responders

Good 4 Utah – Utah dentist office is offering free dentistry to military, firefighters, police and other first responders. Joe Maio from Apex Dental shares more about the Smiles for Success event. During this year’s Smiles for Success event, Apex’s team of doctors, hygienists, and assistants will be providing free dental care to the first
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New Survey: Kids without Dental Coverage Are Less Likely to Get Needed Care, Experience Double the Rate of Toothaches or Other Major Dental Problems

For Immediate Release Contact: Rebecca Reid Email: [email protected] WASHINGTON, D.C. – A new national survey of U.S. parents shows that children without dental insurance were twice as likely as insured kids to have had a recent toothache or other dental problem that affected their ability to eat, sleep or concentrate in school. The survey reveals
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Residents, health/dental community clash on Green Bay’s fluoridization of water

January 31, 2017 | Community Highlights

On Monday night, residents, dental and healthcare professionals, and others debated the necessity of continuing to add fluoride to the water supply during Green Bay’s Protection and Welfare Committee meeting. The issue was added onto the committee’s agenda after Green Bay resident Brenda Staudenmaier asked the city to consider stopping the practice. Staudenmaier says she believes
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Heartland Dental employees donate stuffed animals to pediatric program at local hospital

WAND 17 – Dozens of stuffed animals have been donated to HSHS St. Anthony’s Memorial Hospital’s Hugs and Cuddles Program, which helps alleviate the anxiety of children visiting the hospital. Read more here.

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