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Less fortunate benefit from free dental services
Earlier this year, the American Dental Association confirmed through research a disturbing dental divide in the United States — almost half of all lower income Americans did not visit a dentist in the last year or more, and a little over a third admit to living with an untreated cavity.
The Dental Group Practice Association (DGPA) and member company Pacific Dental Services® (PDS) and its supported dentists are doing something about that grim statistic.
Dental Group Practice Association Applauds Member Company for its Extraordinary Commitment to Serving Those in Need
Today, the Dental Group Practice Association (DGPA) commends member company Pacific Dental Services® (PDS®) and its supported dentists for their record-breaking, cross-country work this past weekend, providing donated dental services to those in need of dental care. Nearly 500 supported dentists gave free dental care to a total of 1,600 patients in 11 states across the country, including California, Nevada, Oregon and Washington.Read more about Extraordinary Commitment »
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Dental Associates Recognized by Inc. Magazine for Job Creation Dental Associates, which has three clinics in the Milwaukee area and is Wisconsin’s largest family-owned dental group practice, has been featured in the inaugural edition of Inc. Magazine’s Hire Power Awards, which recognizes private businesses that have generated significant new jobs during the past three years.Dental Associates and Inc magazine »
Sixty-three dentists and more than 260 staff at Midwest Dental, operating as Midwest Dental and Mountain Dental, provided more than $200,000 in free dental care to more than 600 underprivileged children on Friday, February 1, 2013 as part of the annual Give Kids a Smile day sponsored by the American Dental Association (ADA).Read Midwest Dental's Story »
News from Dental Schools
ASDA Leadership Conference in November ASDA will hold their National Leadership Conference November 15–17, 2013 in Chicago, Illinois. ASDA is seeking exhibitors and sponsors to the audience of student chapter leaders. If you are interested contact Bart Lewin, Senior Manager, Corporate Relations, at Barton@ASDAnet.org.
UCLA ASDA Exhibitors’ Fair The UCLA School of Dentistry will be hosting its 19th Annual ASDA Exhibitors’ Fair on Wednesday, January 8, 2014 in Los Angeles, CA. The UCLA ASDA chapter is seeking exhibitors and sponsors. For more information contact Clayton Chan at email@example.com and visit http://www.bruinasda.com/vendor-fair/.
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