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Comments by American Dental Association President Dr. Ron Tankersley on the Pew Center on the States' report 'The Cost of Delay: State Dental Policies Fail One in Five Children'
Date:2/23/2010

atment costs would decrease, because we would be preventing more disease and treating less.

"The ADA and state dental societies have a long history as the nation's leading advocates for oral health.  ADA members donated some $2.16 billion in free care to disadvantaged children and adults, both as individuals and through such programs as Give Kids A Smile and Missions of Mercy, in 2007 alone.  But we're the first to admit that we can't do this alone, and charity is no substitute for an effective, equitable oral health delivery system.  We're grateful for assistance from the Pew Center and others who are willing to lend a hand in what undoubtedly will remain a long, tough fight."

About the American Dental Association

The not-for-profit ADA is the nation's largest dental association, representing more than 157,000 dentist members. The premier source of oral health information, the ADA has advocated for the public's health and promoted the art and science of dentistry since 1859. The ADA's state-of-the-art research facilities develop and test dental products and materials that have advanced the practice of dentistry and made the patient experience more positive. The ADA Seal of Acceptance long has been a valuable and respected guide to consumer dental care products. The monthly Journal of the
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