DDS Acknowledgments 2016-2017

DDS Acknowledgements 2016-2017

Dental LIfeline Network

Partner Programs

National DDS

Other

DENTAL LIFELINE NETWORK • ALABAMA
M. Wendy Holder, DMD, & R. Michael Robinson, DMD,
Co-Chairs
• 246 Dentists and 72 Laboratories
• $394,062 in donated services to 159 people
• Sponsors/Funders: Alabama Dental Association, Alabama Medicaid Agency

DENTAL LIFELINE NETWORK • ALASKA
Heather Willis, DDS, Chair
• 89 Dentists and 31 Laboratories
• $208,813 in donated services to 57 people
• Sponsors/Funders: Alaska Dental Society, Alaska Mental Health Trust Authority

*ARKANSAS DDS
Arkansas Department of Health
• 101 Dentists and 17 Laboratories
• $88,586 in donated services to 24 people
• Sponsors/Funders: Arkansas State Dental Association, Arkansas Department of Health, Department of Human Services, Delta Dental of Arkansas

DENTAL LIFELINE NETWORK • CALIFORNIA
Michael C. Seastrom, DDS, Chair
• 614 Dentists and 307 Laboratories
• $427,828 in donated services to 124 people
• Sponsors/Funders: California Dental Association, Gene and Elaine Allen Foundation, Anonymous Donor, Archstone Foundation, NFL Alumni Association, San Bernardino County Department of Public Health, San Diego County Dental Society, Tri-County Dental Society, Gary and Mary West Foundation,
Dental Lifeline Network

**DENTAL LIFELINE NETWORK • COLORADO
Steven R. Nelson, DDS, MS, President
• 739 Dentists and 209 Laboratories
• $1,922,260 in donated services to 514 people
• Sponsors/Funders: Colorado Dental Association and its Foundation, AV Hunter Trust, Metro Denver Dental Society, Anschutz Family Foundation, Colorado Prosthodontic Society, Colorado Springs Health Foundation, Daniels Fund, Dentists Professional Liability Trust of Colorado, The Denver Foundation – Lowe Fund, John G. Duncan Trust, Virginia W. Hill Foundation, Tipton Family Foundation, Delta Dental of Colorado, Colorado Department of Health Care Policy and Financing, Colorado Department of Public Health and Environment, Colorado Department of Human Services – Division of Developmental Disabilities

DENTAL LIFELINE NETWORK • FLORIDA
Cesar Sabates, DDS, President
• 421 Dentists and 218 Laboratories
• $871,152 in donated services to 163 people
• Sponsors/Funders: Florida Dental Association and its Foundation, The Batchelor Foundation, Gloria Estefan Foundation, American Dental Partners Foundation, NFL Alumni Association, Dental Lifeline Network

DENTAL LIFELINE NETWORK • GEORGIA
Richard A. Weinman, DMD, Chair
• 130 Dentists and 57 Laboratories
• $214,581 in donated services to 46 people
• Sponsors/Funders: Georgia Dental Association

DENTAL LIFELINE NETWORK • HAWAII
Melvin Choy, DDS, President
• 108 Dentists and 35 Laboratories
• $267,893 in donated services to 63 people
• Sponsors/Funders: Hawaii State Council on Developmental Disabilities – Department of Health; Hawaii Dental Service Foundation; endorsed by the Hawaii Dental Association

DENTAL LIFELINE NETWORK • ILLINOIS
Sharon J. Perlman, DDS, MPH, President
• 765 Dentists and 213 Laboratories
• $1,622,789 in donated services to 483 people
• Sponsors/Funders: Two Anonymous Donors, Helen Brach Foundation, Henrietta Lange Burk Fund, Bank of America, N.A., Trustee, Chicago Dental Society Foundation, Community Memorial Foundation, Patrick & Anna M. Cudahy Fund, Full Circle Foundation, Grant Healthcare Foundation, John R. Houlsby Foundation, Illinois State Dental Society and its Foundation, Edmond and Alice Opler Foundation, Michael Reese Health Trust, Elizabeth Morse Charitable Trust, Sage Foundation, Dr. Scholl Foundation, VNA Foundation, Illinois Central College, Glenkirk, George Eisenberg Foundation for Charities, Foundation for Health Enhancement

DENTAL LIFELINE NETWORK • INDIANA
William C. Hine, Jr., DDS, President
• 558 Dentists and 120 Laboratories
• $1,124,231 in donated services to 356 people
• Sponsors/Funders: Indiana Dental Association and its Members, John W. Anderson Foundation, Central Indiana Senior Fund, a fund of Central Indiana Community Foundation, Cook Medical Group, Delta Dental Foundation, Indianapolis District Dental Society Foundation, Inc., Indiana State Department of Health, Nicholas H. Noyes, Jr., Memorial Foundation, Inc., Patterson Dental, NFL Alumni Association

DENTAL LIFELINE NETWORK • IOWA
Jay Davidson, DDS, Chair
• 248 Dentists and 43 Laboratories
• $743,024 in donated services to 199 people
• Sponsors/Funders: Iowa Dental Association, Delta Dental of Iowa Foundation, Iowa Department of Public Health

DENTAL LIFELINE NETWORK • KANSAS
Stephen D. Zeller, DDS, President
• 354 Dentists and 77 Laboratories
• $882,611 in donated services to 251 people
• Sponsors/Funders: Kansas Dental Association, Delta Dental of Kansas, Kansas Bureau of Oral Health – Kansas Department of Health and Environment

DENTAL LIFELINE NETWORK • KENTUCKY
Darren S. Greenwell, DMD, MAGD, Chair
• 54 Dentists and 29 Laboratories
• $112,865 in donated services to 25 people
• Sponsors/Funders: Kentucky Dental Association, Delta Dental of Kentucky Making Smiles Happen Initiative

DENTAL LIFELINE NETWORK • LOUISIANA
Frank Martello, DDS, President
• 345 Dentists and 87 Laboratories
• $471,194 in donated services to 129 people
• Sponsors/Funders: Louisiana Dental Association and its Members, Joe W. and Dorothy Dorsett Brown Foundation, American Dental Partners Foundation, Foundation of the Pierre Fauchard Academy, NFL Alumni Association, Dental Lifeline Network

DENTAL LIFELINE NETWORK • MAINE
Dean Tourigny, DDS, Chair
• 163 Dentists and 39 Laboratories
• $393,112 in donated services to 119 people
• Sponsors/Funders: Maine Dental Association, Maine Center for Disease Control – Division of Population Health – Oral Health Program, Dancing with the Dentists, Inc., Northeast Delta Dental Foundation

*MARYLAND Foundation of Dentistry for the
Handicapped – Murray Sykes, DDS, President

• 506 Dentists and 201 Laboratories
• $1,214,974 in donated services to 376 people
• Sponsors/Funders: Maryland State Dental Association, The Dresher Foundation, Helen Pumphrey Denit Charitable Trust, Quality Health Foundation, Rotary Club of Frederick, State of Maryland

*MICHIGAN DDS
Michigan Dental Association, Karen Burgess, Executive Director
• 820 Dentists and 215 Laboratories
• $1,319,041 in donated services to 350 people
• Sponsors/Funders: Michigan Dental Association, Michigan Department of Community Health

DENTAL LIFELINE NETWORK • MINNESOTA
Stephen Litton, DDS and Rosalie Perpich, DDS, Co-Chairs
• 436 Dentists and 108 Laboratories
• $1,001,708 in donated services to 200 people
• Sponsors/Funders: Minnesota Dental Association, Delta Dental of Minnesota through a grant to the Minnesota Dental Foundation

DENTAL LIFELINE NETWORK • MISSISSIPPI
Dan H. Singley, DMD and Sherry Gwin, DMD, Co-Chairs
• 248 Dentists and 60 Laboratories
• $658,711 in donated services to 229 people
• Sponsors/Funders: Mississippi Dental Association, Mississippi Division of Medicaid

DENTAL LIFELINE NETWORK • MISSOURI
James Schmidt, DDS, Chair
• 357 Dentists and 100 Laboratories
• $690,705 in donated services to 184 people
• Sponsors/Funders: Missouri Dental Association, Delta Dental of Missouri, Allen P. & Josephine B. Green Foundation, International College of Dentists – USA Section Foundation, The Kaufman Fund, John W. & Effie E. Speas Memorial Trust, Victor E. Speas Foundation

DENTAL LIFELINE NETWORK • MONTANA
Montana Dental Association,
David Hemion, Executive Director
• 190 Dentists and 64 Laboratories
• $313,505 in donated services to 88 people
• Sponsors/Funders: Montana Dental Association, Montana Department of Public Health and Human Services – Developmental Disabilities Program, Dennis and Phyllis Washington Foundation, Flathead Community Foundation, Dental Lifeline Network

DENTAL LIFELINE NETWORK • NEVADA
Joel Glover, DDS, Chair
• 78 Dentists and 33 Laboratories
• $96,452 in donated services to 25 people
• Sponsors/Funders: Nevada Dental Association, Nevada Community Foundation – Golden Nugget Las Vegas Community Fund, Dental Lifeline Network

DENTAL LIFELINE NETWORK • NEW HAMPSHIRE
Jim Williamson, Chair
• 159 Dentists and 31 Laboratories
• $361,613 in donated services to 94 people
• Sponsors/Funders: New Hampshire Dental Society and its Foundation, Norwin S. and Elizabeth N. Bean Foundation, Cogswell Benevolent Trust, Northeast Delta Dental Foundation

**DENTAL LIFELINE NETWORK • NEW JERSEY
Sidney Whitman, DDS, President
• 607 Dentists and 134 Laboratories
• $900,763 in donated services to 283 people
• Sponsors/Funders: New Jersey Dental Association,
C. Northrop Pond and Alethea Marder Pond Foundation, The Lillian Pitkin Schenck Fund, The Scholler Foundation, The Tyler Foundation, Wallerstein Foundation for Geriatric Life Improvement, NFL Alumni Association, Wright-Hager Foundation, Dental Lifeline Network

*NEW MEXICO DDS
New Mexico Dental Foundation, James Cole, DDS,
President
• 179 Dentists and 69 Laboratories
• $484,460 in donated services to 129 people
• Sponsors/Funders: New Mexico Dental Association, Carl C. Anderson, Sr. and Marie Jo Anderson Charitable Foundation, The Sandia Foundation’s Hugh and Helen Woodward Fund of the Albuquerque Community Foundation, University of New Mexico Department of Dental Services, The NM Beverage Association

DENTAL LIFELINE NETWORK • NEW YORK
Thomas J. Connolly, DDS, Chair
• 558 Dentists and 149 Laboratories
• $658,154 in donated services to 159 people
• Sponsors/Funders: New York State Dental Society, H. van Ameringen Foundation, Florence V. Burden Foundation, Isaac H. Tuttle Fund, Dekay Foundation, Fan Fox and Leslie R. Samuels Foundation, Anonymous Donor

DENTAL LIFELINE NETWORK • NORTH CAROLINA
David G. Dickerhoff, DDS, Chair
• 335 Dentists and 116 Laboratories
• $334,857 in donated services to 81 people
• Sponsors/Funders: North Carolina Dental Society, American Dental Partners Foundation, Foundation of the Pierre Fauchard Academy, 4 Others Foundation, North Carolina Community Foundation – North Carolina Dental Health Endowment, Mary Lynn Richardson Foundation

DENTAL LIFELINE NETWORK • NORTH DAKOTA
Maria “Duffy” Meyer, DDS, and Brent Holman, DDS, Co-Chairs
• 126 Dentists and 17 Laboratories
• $231,664 in donated services to 66 people
• Sponsors/Funders: North Dakota Dental Association, North Dakota Department of Health

*OHIO DDS
Ohio Department of Health
• 929 Dentists and 105 Laboratories
• $3,689 in donated services to 6 people

DENTAL LIFELINE NETWORK • OREGON
Gerald L. Kennedy, DMD, MAGD, Chair
• 352 Dentists and 104 Laboratories
• $643,351 in donated services to 173 people
• Sponsors/Funders: Oregon Dental Association,
Oregon Health Authority, Rose E. Tucker Charitable Trust

DENTAL LIFELINE NETWORK • PENNSYLVANIA
Bernard Dishler, DDS, Chair
• 624 Dentists and 129 Laboratories
• $1,382,445 in donated services to 434 people
• Sponsors/Funders: Pennsylvania Dental Association, Pennsylvania Department of Health

DENTAL LIFELINE NETWORK • RHODE ISLAND
Martin C. Nager, DMD, President
• 171 Dentists and 44 Laboratories
• $353,583 in donated services to 102 people
• Sponsors/Funders: Rhode Island Dental Association and its Members and Components, Delta Dental of Rhode Island Fund at the Rhode Island Foundation, June Rockwell Levy Foundation, Amica Companies Foundation, Foundation of the Pierre Fauchard Academy

DENTAL LIFELINE NETWORK • SOUTH CAROLINA
Kim Capehart, DDS, Chair
• 193 Dentists and 49 Laboratories
• $412,485 in donated services to 105 people
• Sponsors/Funders: South Carolina Dental Association, South Carolina Department of Health and Human Services

*SOUTH DAKOTA DDS
South Dakota Dental Foundation,
Paul Knecht, Executive Director
• 199 Dentists and 36 Laboratories
• $529,571 in donated services to 146 people
• Sponsors/Funders: South Dakota Dental Association and its Foundation, Delta Dental of South Dakota Foundation

DENTAL LIFELINE NETWORK • TENNESSEE
William Powell, DDS, MS, Chair
• 170 Dentists and 60 Laboratories
• $254,589 in donated services to 60 people
• Sponsors/Funders: Tennessee Dental Association and its Foundation, Blue Cross Blue Shield of Tennessee Health Foundation, Dental Lifeline Network

DENTAL LIFELINE NETWORK • UTAH
Laurence Palmer, DDS, Chair
• 82 Dentists and 51 Laboratories
• $216,342 in donated services to 48 people
• Sponsors/Funders: Utah Dental Association,
Utah Department of Health, Ultradent Products, Inc.

DENTAL LIFELINE NETWORK • VERMONT
Stephen Pitmon, DDS, Chair
• 31 Dentists and 7 Laboratories
• $43,508 in donated services to 11 people
• Sponsors/Funders: Vermont State Dental Society,
Northeast Delta Dental Foundation, Dental Lifeline Network

*VIRGINIA DDS
Virginia Dental Association Foundation,
Patrick Finnerty, President,
Tara Quinn, Executive Director
• 606 Dentists and 112 Laboratories
• $962,550 in donated services to 290 people
• Sponsors/Funders: Virginia Dental Association,
The Jenkins Foundation, The Cameron Foundation, Richmond Memorial Health Foundation, and John Randolph Foundation

DENTAL LIFELINE NETWORK • WASHINGTON
Seattle-King County Dental Society,
Jennifer Freimund, Executive Director
• 203 Dentists and 65 Laboratories
• $167,242 in donated services to 52 people
• Sponsors/Funders: Seattle-King County Dental Society, Dental Lifeline Network

DENTAL LIFELINE NETWORK • WEST VIRGINIA
West Virginia Dental Association,
Richard Stevens, Executive Director
• 81 Dentists and 15 Laboratories
• $67,216 in donated services to 22 people
• Sponsors/Funders: West Virginia Dental Association, Dental Lifeline Network

*WISCONSIN DDS
Wisconsin Dental Association Foundation,
Dr. James Morgenroth, President
• 536 Dentists and 94 Laboratories
• $730,192 in donated services to 177 people
• Sponsors/Funders: Wisconsin Dental Association and its Foundation, Delta Dental of Wisconsin Charitable Fund, Wisconsin Department of Health Services

DENTAL LIFELINE NETWORK • WYOMING
Mark O’Farrell, DDS, Chair
• 107 Dentists and 24 Laboratories
• $230,458 in donated services to 64 people
• Sponsors/Funders: Wyoming Dental Association, Daniels Fund, Delta Dental of Wyoming, Myra Fox Skelton Foundation, Wyoming Community Foundation: Tony Cate Fund, Willard G. McNamara Memorial Endowment

** Also includes funding for Dental HouseCalls
and/or Bridge/Campaign of Concern

DLN Legacy Society
Members express their commitment to the perpetual support of DLN through the most meaningful form of charitable giving by naming DLN in their estate plans.

Members:
• Burton & Suzanne Borgelt
• Michael R. Dick, DMD
• Pete Frechette*
• Benjamin & Debbi Goodier
• Dr. David R. & Margaret P. Iglehart
• Fred & Ann Leviton
• McDonough Medical Products Corp.
• Gary K. Porter
• Steve & Sherri Weinstein
*deceased

DLN Acknowledgments 2016/2017

Financial Support From:
• American Dental Association
• American Dental Partners Foundation
• American Academy of Implant Dentistry Foundation
• Benco Family Foundation
• Delta Dental
• Dental Trade Alliance and its members
• Dental Trade Alliance Foundation
• Dentsply Sirona
• Patterson Foundation

With Assistance From:
• 3M ESPE
• Dentsply Sirona
• Henry Schein Dental
• Implant Direct
• Ivoclar Vivadent
• Keystone Dental
• Nobel Biocare
• Patterson Dental Company
• Patterson Foundation
• Shatkin F.I.R.S.T., LLC
• Straumann
• Zest Anchors
• Zimmer BiometDentaCheques Support:
• Benco Dental
• Colgate-Palmolive Company
• Henry Schein Dental
• Delta Dental
• Dental Health Products, Inc.
• Dental Trade Alliance
• NDC Dental
• Patterson Dental

Strategic Partners:
• American Dental Association
• Academy of General Dentistry
• Academy of LDS Dentists
• American Academy of Implant Dentistry
• American Academy of Periodontology
• American Association of Endodontists
• American Association of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons
• American Association of Orthodontists
• American Association of Women Dentists
• American College of Dentists
• American College of Prosthodontists
• American Dental Assistants Association
• Hispanic Dental Association
• National Association of Dental Laboratories
• National Dental Association
• The Pankey Institute
• Seattle Study Club®

Recognized By:
• American Association of Clinical Endocrinologists
• American Association of Hip and Knee Surgeons
• American College of Cardiology Foundation
• American College of Emergency Physicians
• American College of Gastroenterology
• American College of Physicians
• American College of Rheumatology
• American Diabetes Association
• American Nurses Association
• American Psychiatric Association
• American Society of Clinical Oncology
• American Society of Transplant Surgeons
• American Thoracic Society
• Association of Oncology Social Work
• Forum of End Stage Renal Disease Networks
• Renal Physicians Association
• Society for Transplant Social Workers
• Society for Vascular Surgery

Board of Directors

Officers

Chair
Frank A. Maggio, DDS

Vice Chair
John Nicholas Vinke

Strategic-Architecture.com
Treasurer and Assistant Secretary
Stephen A. Weinstein
Berenbaum, Weinshienk P.C.

Founder
Larry Coffee, DDS

Immediate Past Chairman
Thomas Fleszar, DDS, MS

President and Chief Financial Officer
Fred Leviton

Directors at Large
Scott Anderson
Patterson Companies, Inc.

Teri Battaglieri
Delta Dental of Michigan

Terry L. Buckenheimer, DMD
Gordon Christensen, DDS, MS, PhD

Practical Clinical Courses
CR Foundation
Charles F. Cohen

Benco Dental Supply Company
Joseph P. Crowley, DDS
Drew Eason

Florida Dental Association
Judith M. Fisch, DDS

American Dental Association
Martin C. Nager, DDS
Kirk Norbo, DMD

American Dental Association
Dave Steck
Henry Schein Dental
Bruce C. Vladeck, PhD

Nexera Inc.
Bret Wise
Dentsply Sirona

National DDS served individuals in the following states:

Arizona:
•87 Dentists and 53 Laboratories
•$102,796 in donated services to 18 people

Connecticut:
•49 Dentists and 11 Laboratories
•$48,273 in donated services to 15 people

Delaware:
•15 Dentists and 5 Laboratories
•$59,782 in donated services to 12 people

District of Columbia:
•16 Dentists and 2 Laboratories
•$15,332 in donated services to 6 people

Idaho:
•54 Dentists and 27 Laboratories
•$96,056 in donated services to 17 people

Massachusetts:
•54 Dentists and 33 Laboratories
•$44,171 in donated services to 11 people

Nebraska:
•22 Dentists and 18 Laboratories
•$40,485 in donated services to 5 people

Texas:
•3 Dentists and 15 Laboratories
•Texas DDS Program was transferred to DLN in 2016-17

Washington – State:
•54 Dentists and 59 Laboratories
•$65,631 in donated services to 14 people

Oklahoma:

D-DENT and Eastern Oklahoma DDS assumed responsibility for all services in Oklahoma.

EASTERN OKLAHOMA DDS – 156 Dentists

•$5,015,828 in donated services to 1,979 people