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Pacific Dental Services Foundation Dental Van Visits Jerome, AZ

PDS volunteers including dentists, hygienists, assistants and staff get ready to see Jerome patients.

Thanks to their generosity and commitment to service, the Pacific Dental Services Foundation Mobile Dental Clinic spent Friday, September 20th in Jerome providing free dental care to 26 people. Eighteen volunteers provided the comprehensive care including four dentists, three dental hygienists and five dental assistants. The patients were truly appreciative of the quality of care provided.

Jerome residents waiting to be seen in the PDS Foundation Dental Van

On Thursday, the 26th, the Jerome Fire Department celebrated their annual “picnic” thanking the citizens for their support and honoring firefighters. Due to pending rain, the event was held in the firehouse and was very well attended. There was plenty of delicious food at the potluck, and the Jerome Ukulele Orchestra provided the musical entertainment.

Dr. Jack and Jamie welcome ASDOH faculty member Dr. Bruce White to Jerome.

Dr. Jack is busy preparing for the the second Public Health Symposium he will be leading at the upcoming Greater New York Dental Meeting, December 3rd and 4th at the Javits Center in New York City. There will be four panels of world renowned leaders addressing critical issues relevant to all healthcare providers and educators. Admission is free to dental students and residents. Please check their website for details.

Newly elected councilman Dr. Dillenberg focuses on work in Jerome

Dr. Jack joins veterinarian Virginia Kennaway and Eric Shirley from Mid Mark and Kevin Upchurch from Henry Schein at the ribbon cutting ceremony for the new x-ray machine at the Jerome Humane Society.

Jerome’s Humane Society clinic, which cares for all types of animals benefitted from two major dental industry companies. Specifically, Mid Mark Company gifted the majority of the cost of a state-of-the-art digital veterinary x-ray machine to the clinic. Eric Shirley, a senior MidMark came to Jerome from Dayton, Ohio to participate in the Ribbon Cutting in which the town and local Humane Society community, came together to¬† celebrate this acquisition. Additionally, Henry Schein Cares donated to the clinic much needed veterinary supplies. Kevin Upchurch, the Western Regional manager for Henry Schein, also participated in the Ribbon Cutting event.

Dr. Kris Volcheck welcomes the first Jerome dental van patients joined by Dr. Jack.

The Town of Jerome experienced the first ever dental van providing free services for community members. The Brighter Way Institute, headed by Dr. Kris Volcheck, has agreed to provide periodic dental visits to help alleviate the critical oral health issues faced by many Jerome residents.