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To smile, sleep and sing again

by Jennifer Carroll - Digital marketing coordinator at Mercy Medical Center
ODA Today

Dr. Shannon Oswald, a resident with the Mercy Medical Center GPR Program, provided free care to Roy Jones through a grant from the ODA Foundation.

Thanks to an Ohio Dental Association Foundation grant and Mercy Dental Services, a Canton man received extensive dental treatment for severe cavities, boney growths and dentures.

The phrase “enjoy the little things” has become a popular adage in the United States. Yet, for many Americans like Canton’s Roy Jones, even the little things – such as chewing, smiling, singing and getting a peaceful night’s rest – can seem unattainable.

Job loss, lack of dental insurance,…

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