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Oct 12 2020
For immediate release Oct. 12, 2020 Akron oral surgeon installed as Ohio Dental Association president Dr. David Kimberly of Akron was installed as president of the Ohio Dental Association on Sept. 25 during the ODA’s virtual House of Delegates meeting. “Dr. Kimberly is a skilled surgeon and a passionate, experienced volunteer ... [continue reading]
Oct 12 2020
For immediate release Oct. 12, 2020 Beachwood dentist installed as Ohio Dental Association president-elect Dr. Thomas Kelly of Beachwood was installed as president-elect of the Ohio Dental Association on Sept. 25 during the ODA’s virtual House of Delegates meeting. In his role as president-elect, Kelly will serve on the ODA’s ... [continue reading]
Oct 12 2020
For immediate release Oct. 12, 2020   Reynoldsburg dentist installed as Ohio Dental Association speaker of the house Dr. Denise Hering of Reynoldsburg was installed as speaker of the house of the Ohio Dental Association on Sept. 25 during the ODA’s virtual House of Delegates meeting. In her role as speaker of the house, ... [continue reading]
Oct 12 2020
For immediate release Oct. 12, 2020 Canfield dentist installed as Ohio Dental Association vice president Dr. Lori Fitzgerald of Canfield was installed as vice president of the Ohio Dental Association on Sept. 25 during the ODA’s virtual House of Delegates meeting. In her role as vice president, Fitzgerald will serve on the ODA’s ... [continue reading]
Oct 12 2020
For immediate release Oct. 12, 2020 Cincinnati prosthodontist installed as Ohio Dental Association treasurer Dr. Manish Chopra of Cincinnati was installed as treasurer of the Ohio Dental Association on Sept. 25 during the ODA’s virtual House of Delegates meeting. In his role as treasurer, Chopra will serve on the ODA’s Executive ... [continue reading]
Apr 29 2020
The Ohio Dental Association praised Ohio Gov. Mike DeWine's Responsible RestartOhio plan, which calls for reopening dental offices beginning May 1. "Oral health is vitally important to overall health, and reopening dental offices will allow Ohioans to get much needed dental care," said ODA President Dr. Sharon Parsons. "During the COVID-19 ... [continue reading]
Mar 17 2020
For immediate release March 17, 2020 Ohio Dental Association supports state’s recommendations to delay elective dental procedures Ohio Dental Association president Dr. Sharon Parsons, a general dentist from Columbus, issued the following statement today: “We fully support the state’s recommendations to delay elective dental ... [continue reading]
Feb 7 2020
Who: The Ohio State University College of Dentistry, Ohio Dental Association, and state leaders. What: Volunteer dental students and dentists will provide free dental care to children in central Ohio and the greater Columbus area through the Give Kids A Smile Ohio kickoff. At the event, children will receive free dental services including ... [continue reading]
May 16 2017
Today, the Ohio Dental Association reiterated its opposition to Senate Bill 98, which would authorize dental therapists in Ohio, and expressed its support for House Bill 184 as a superior – and vastly more effective – approach to addressing access to dental care. ODA president Dr. Kevin Laing, a general dentist from Van Wert, pointed out ... [continue reading]
Apr 12 2017
The Ohio Dental Association supports House Bill 184 – the Ohio Dental Care Optimization Act of 2017 – which was introduced in the Ohio House of Representatives by Reps. Theresa Gavarone (R-Bowling Green) and Anthony DeVitis (R-Green) on April 12. The bill will update Ohio’s laws to allow for the use of tele-dentistry to deliver ... [continue reading]
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