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Deadwood digs for answers in 19th Century death

March 17, 2014 in Uncategorized

By Tom Griffith

Rapid City Journal

DEADWOOD (AP) — Modern-day investigators continue to unravel the 130-year-old mystery of a young man buried on a hillside during this gold camp’s earliest days by using forensic dentistry and spectrum anal…continue reading on mitchellrepublic.com

Letter: Prevent dental and facial injuries

June 5, 2013 in Worthington Daily Globe

Summer season is finally upon us, and with it comes the opportunity for outdoor activities, including recreational and organized sports. As a member of the Minnesota Dental Association’s Board and a practicing dentist in Worthington, I would like to remind parents and young athletes to play it safe as you suit up for those summer activities. Continue Reading

Report: More than half of 3rd graders in Minnesota have cavities

February 24, 2013 in Alexandria Echo Press

Minnesota’s first comprehensive oral health plan includes new information that while tooth decay is nearly 100 percent preventable, it is still one of Minnesota’s most common chronic childhood diseases, with 55 percent of third graders surveyed in 2010 experiencing tooth decay. Continue Reading

Reservation dental care gets $3.3M boost in SD

February 4, 2013 in The Daily Republic

SIOUX FALLS (AP) Dental care specialists in South Dakota are using a $3.3 million federal grant to launch a project to improve oral health on American Indian reservations.
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Free dental clinic in Mankato

July 26, 2012 in Worthington Daily Globe

MANKATO The Minnesota Dental Association and the Minnesota Dental Foundation are bringing the first Minnesota Mission of Mercy to the Mankato area on Aug. 17 and 18 to provide free dental care to children and adults who are uninsured, underinsured and not able to obtain dental treatment. Continue Reading

High Plains Dental opens in Dickinson

September 5, 2011 in The Dickinson Press

Maria “Duffy” Meyer is giving the area something to smile about she opened High Plains Dental in Dickinson today.
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Kelly now with Midwest Dental

May 30, 2011 in Worthington Daily Globe

WORTHINGTON Dr. Timothy Kelly is now affiliated with Midwest Dental. He and his staff will continue to provide comprehensive dental care and remain located at 507 South Shore Drive in Worthington. Continue Reading

Minnesota improves state grade for children’s dental health

May 28, 2011 in Alexandria Echo Press

Minnesota has jumped from a C to an A in its efforts to ensure dental health and provide access to dental care for children, according to a report issued this week by the Pew Center on the States. Continue Reading

Volunteers, Rice Regional Dental Clinic team up to help

February 4, 2011 in West Central Tribune

WILLMAR Yasmin Ismael wore a wide, gap-toothed smile as she climbed out of the dentist’s chair.
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Free dental care offered to children in low-income families

January 30, 2011 in Alexandria Echo Press

Caring Hands Dental Clinic will provide free services for local children from low-income families that face barriers to dental care. Continue Reading