The University of Oklahoma College of Dentistry held its annual Scientific Day in Norman on Wednesday, April 19, 2017. Scientific Day gives dental students, dental hygiene students and residents the opportunity to present findings from their research projects or describe new and innovative clinical techniques. Continue reading 36th Annual Scientific Day Held in Norman, Oklahoma
Navette Winford joined Delta Dental of Oklahoma in March of 1982 as a mail clerk. This month DDOK celebrates Navette’s 35 years of service with the company, with her last 17 years in the role of Account Services Representative. She is DDOK’s longest-tenured employee.
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Our Delta Dental of Oklahoma Oral Health Foundation has received enough fluoride varnish to treat 1,000 children through its Cavity Prevention Clinic program, which provides preventive dental services to students at low-income schools.
Continue reading 3M Donates Fluoride Varnish
Students are receiving sealants through the Delta Dental Cavity Prevention Clinic for the first time in Tulsa. These sealants, a clear plastic coating that goes on molars, prevent 80 percent of cavities in the back teeth.
Continue reading Delta Dental Cavity Prevention Clinic Conducted in Tulsa
Delta Dental of Oklahoma Oral Health Foundation is proud to be a co-producer at the eighth annual Oklahoma Mission of Mercy (OkMOM) at the Woodward County Events Center on February 3 and 4, 2017. Volunteers will transform the space into a fully-functional dental facility offering a variety of services including cleanings, fillings, extractions and anterior root canals at no cost to patients.
Continue reading Free Two-Day Dental Clinic in Woodward – February 3 and 4, 2017
Captain Supertooth is the Delta Dental of Oklahoma Oral Health Foundation’s costumed superhero, who performs fun and interactive dental education shows at elementary schools across the state.
We are seeking one or more contract actors to back up our primary performer on an as-needed basis. Continue reading Calling All Superheroes!
Delta Dental’s own Trinity Goodwin (aka Captain SuperTooth) is featured as the Ghost of Christmas Past in the annual production of “A Territorial Christmas Carol” playing now at the historic Pollard Theatre in Guthrie. Adapted by gifted Oklahoma playwright, Stephen P. Scott, this version of Charles Dickens’ classic tale of redemption and brotherly love is set in the days of the Oklahoma Land Run.
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Dr. Jeannie Bath, Dental Director at Good Shepherd Ministries OKC, has been telling the story of The Three Little Teeth to students for many years. Now, with the help of her brother, Jameson McGee, the story has been illustrated and published.
Continue reading Oklahoma Dentist Publishes Children’s Book
Delta Dental of Oklahoma Oral Health Foundation announced the recipients of its 2016-2017 Delta Dental Scholarship Fund at the University of Oklahoma College of Dentistry. Scholarships are awarded to dentistry students who have demonstrated academic excellence, as well as a commitment to their communities. Each of the 12 scholarship recipients received $5,000.
Continue reading Delta Dental of Oklahoma Oral Health Foundation Presents Scholarships to 12 OU College of Dentistry Students