Tagged: arkansas state dental association

Ben Burris Plans To Challenge Arkansas Dental Practice Act

by Mark Friedman 11/4/2013 12:00 am

A Fort Smith orthodontist Dr. Ben Burris has agreed not to offer dental cleaning to the general public — at least for now.

Dentist Shortage Hurts Children on Medicaid

by Mark Friedman 8/12/2013 12:00 am

In Arkansas, 48 percent of children enrolled in Medicaid didn't see a dentist in Arkansas in 2011, according to the report titled “In Search of Dental Care,” which was released in June. The state with the highest percentage, though, was Florida at 75.5 percent,