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Entries in Charitable Care (60)

Tuesday
Jan082013

DR. BICUSPID ARTICLE HIGHLIGHTS EFFORTS OF SEATTLE-KING COUNTY DENTAL SOCIETY & SWEDISH HOSPITAL

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A recent article on Dr. Bicuspid highlighted the work of the Swedish Community Specialty Clinic, a cooperative effort between Swedish Hospital and the Seattle-King County Dental Society (Additionally, the clinic is partially funded by the Seattle-King County Dental Foundation). Since opening in September 2011, the clinic has provided more than $650,000 worth of dental care and removed more than 2,000 infected teeth. Read the entire article here

Thursday
Dec202012

Dr. Sherwin Shinn Named Humanitarian of the Year by the ADA

For the last 22 years, Dr. Sherwin R. Shinn has dedicated his life to providing oral health care to underserved people. For his efforts, Dr. Shinn has been honored with the 2013 ADA Humanitarian Award.

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Thursday
Dec202012

February 1 is Give Kids A Smile Day!

 Are you planning an event for Give Kids a Smile Day?
February 1 is National Give Kids a Smile day, but here in Washington we’ve always encouraged our members to use the entire month to help those in need receive dental care.

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Tuesday
Dec182012

Local dentists provide a "Pain Free Christmas" for the fifth year

Members of the North Central District Dental Society provided more than $10,000 of free dental work to 135 patients in four area dental offices. Read the full account in the Wenatchee World  here.