Author - Melissa Connell
When I worked on the Navajo Reservation for the first four years of my career as a dentist, I saw many pediatric patients. Most had severe dental problems, which reinforced the importance of early intervention in preventing dental caries. I witnessed the impact of poor dental health significantly on children’s general well-being. As soon as good dental health was restored, they were much healthier and happier. That experience motivated me to specialize in pediatric dentistry.
The avera...Posted on January 11, 2013 at 6:00 AM