Pacific Dental Services Affiliated Dentists Travel to Fiji to Serve Those in Need
IRVINE, Calif. (July 28, 2011) – On July 14th, seven members of the Pacific Dental Services family headed out to the Mission at Natuvu Creek on the island of Vanua Levu Fiji’s second largest island to provide free dental services to those in need. The Mission at Natuvu Creek was built to serve the rural people of Fiji.
With four dentists and three staff members the team was able to see 325 patients focusing mostly on extractions but also quite a few restorations. “Our number one priority was to help those in severe pain, so we treated them first and then we were able to provide fillings to the other patients in need. The patients were so gracious and so appreciative that it was such a pleasure to serve them” said Dr. Ashleigh Harrison from Cherry Creek Modern Dentistry in Glendale, CO.
The group included Dr. Kenneth Burson from Falcon Park Dental Group in Highlands Ranch, CO, Kelsey Majors from Arvada Modern Dentistry in Arvada, CO, Dr. Ashleigh Harrison from Cherry Creek Modern Dentistry in Glendale, CO and Dr. Tanisha Jackson from Redlands Dental Group in Redlands CA. Accompanying the dentists were Pacific Dental Services Arizona Regional Manager Samantha Adams, Director of HR Tim Bair and We Serve Manager Kyle Guerin.
“It was an incredible team who absolutely worked their tales of to serve these patients, I’m proud for the opportunity to have served with this group.” said Kyle Guerin. Pacific Dental Services is proud to have a team that cares about making a difference in the world we live in.
About Pacific Dental Services
Founded in 1994, Pacific Dental Services (PDS) is one of the country’s leading dental service organizations, providing Supported Autonomy that allows dentists to concentrate on Clinical Excellence and the highest levels of cost-effective comprehensive patient care. PDS originated the Private Practice + model to allow dentists to focus on their passion: serving patients. PDS also pioneered the concept of Modern Dentistry – combining advances in the latest technology with the best operational practices and procedures, highly skilled support staff and a commitment to ongoing training and education – to grow to more than 275 affiliated dental offices across the western and central United States. They aim to be the provider of choice in all the markets they serve, building patients for life.