Oral health is crucial (letter to editor)

Wenatchee World – June 20, 2013
 

Treat dental problems early by providing basic care (letter to editor)

Seattle Times - May 11, 2013
 

Lack of dental coverage creates problems for families (letter to editor)

Seattle Times - May 10, 2013
 

Dental care can save money in the long run (letter to editor)

Seattle Times - May 9, 2013
 

State should provide basic dental care for low-income adults (op-ed)

Seattle Times - May 6, 2013
 

Coalition pushes for Medicaid dental restoration

Puyallup Herald - May 1, 2013
 

Restoring state adult dental care would save money, improve care (op-ed)

Bellingham Herald – April 1, 2013
 

State can restore dental care for low-income (op-ed)

Vancouver Columbian – Mar. 31, 2013
 

Dental care funds benefit state patients and taxpayers (op-ed)

Yakima Herald Republic – Mar. 31, 2013
 

Giving teeth to Medicaid (editorial)

Everett Herald – Mar. 28, 2013
 

A chance to get poor adults back to the dentist (editorial)

Tacoma News Tribune – Mar. 17, 2013
 

Advocates: Restoring preventive dental care for poor could save public money

Bellingham Herald – Mar. 2, 2013
 

Dental coverage cut for 450,000 Medicaid patients in Washington

KING 5 TV – Feb. 11, 2013
 

Washington state lawmakers consider bill to expand dental care

KUOW Radio – Feb. 5, 2013
 

State reports drop in unnecessary emergency room use

KUOW Radio – Jan. 25, 2013
 

New dental clinic at mission seeks to fill coverage gap

Yakima Herald Republic – Jan. 18, 2013
 

Dental clinic offers affordable relief for Medicaid users, uninsured

Spokane Spokesman-Review, Jan. 3, 2013
 

Declining state dental benefits create issues of access, cost

Yakima Herald Republic – Jan. 2, 2013
 

A dearth of dental care

Skagit Valley Herald – Dec. 23, 2012

Dental care is unmet need for too many (op-ed)

Everett Herald – Dec. 22, 2012
 

Dental Dental foundation decries Wash. Medicaid cuts

Dr. Bicuspid – Dec. 17, 2012
 

Training in dental care for moms-to-be offered in Pasco

Tri-City Herald – Nov. 15, 2012
 

States drastically cut dental care for adults on Medicaid

Huffington Post – Oct. 2, 2012
 

Kids don’t have to get cavities (op-ed)

Lake Stevens Journal – Aug. 28, 2012
 

Sharp cuts in dental coverage for adults on Medicaid

New York Times – Aug. 28, 2012
 

Dollars and Dentists: America’s Dental Care Crisis

Frontline - June 19, 2012
 

Preschoolers in surgery for mouthful of cavities

New York Times – March 6, 2012
 

Let’s address the dental crisis in America (op-ed)

Bellingham Herald  – March 2, 2012
 

Sign of a dental system in crisis (editorial)

Everett Herald – March 1, 2012
 

Our state can’t afford to ignore oral health (op-ed)

Real Change – Feb. 15, 2012
 

Now’s the time to help kids develop good dental habits (op-ed)

Wenatchee World – Feb. 2, 2012
 

Our state’s dental system is letting too many people down (op-ed)

Tacoma News Tribune – Jan. 29, 2012
 

Dental exam went well? Thank fluoride

New York Times – Jan. 23, 2012
 

Lack of dental coverage sends patients to ER for pain

USA Today – Jan. 20, 2012
 

Early dental habits needed for lifelong good health (op-ed)

Bellingham Herald – Jan. 6, 2012
 

If your teeth could talk: Mouth offers clues to disorders and disease

Wall Street Journal – Dec. 27, 2011
 

Whatcom County program to bring dental care to more children

Bellingham Herald – Dec. 21, 2011
 

SmileMobile dentists give kids a reason to smile

Everett Herald - Dec. 21, 2011
 

Spokane ABCD program is a trailblazer in childrens’ oral health (video)

Comcast Newsmakers – Dec. 1, 2011
 

Spokane dental program for kids spreads throughout Washington

KREM TV Spokane – Nov. 8, 2011
 

Your mouth is a window to your body’s health (op-ed)

Vancouver Columbian – Oct. 17, 2011
 

Golf tournament raises over $9,000 for dental program

Bellingham Herald, The Olympian, Tacoma News Tribune, Tri-City Herald - Sept. 27, 2011
 

New program offers dental care to low-income Whatcom County residents

Bellingham Herald  - Sept. 6, 2011
 

Sweet tooth can take bite of kids’ oral health (op-ed)

Renton Reporter - Sept. 1, 2011

Reductions to community health funding cut deep

KNDO TV Yakima - Aug. 17, 2011
 

Physicians, dentists plot new approaches to childrens’ oral health

UW Today - Aug. 10, 2011
 

Lack of access to oral health care a critical problem

Othello Outlook - July 26, 2011
 

Rotting toddler teeth targeted by pediatricians, dentists

KPLU Public Radio Tacoma - July 25, 2011
 

Dentists help Kennewick woman get new teeth

Tri-City Herald - July 25, 2011
 

Dental health for kids

790 KGMI Bellingham - July 19, 2011
 

Washington children have fewer cavities in 2010

Issaquah Press - June 14, 2011
 

Kids oral health efforts work, but we need to do more

Yakima Herald-Republic - May 6, 2011
 

2010 Smile Survey released

Washington State Hospital Association - May 6, 2011
 

Healthier smiles and dental health among Washington’s low-income preschoolers

Birth to Thrive Online - May 4, 2011
 

Invest in innovative prevention

Vancouver Columbian - April 29, 2011
 

New survey out on oral health of kids in Washington state

King 5 TV, Northwest Cable News - April 27, 2011
 

Protecting Kids’ smiles should be a priority

Vancouver Columbian - April 24, 2011
 

Prevention is an investment that pays off

Everett Herald - April 23, 2011
 

Oral Health Critical for children

Spokane Spokesman-Review - April 23, 2011
 

Survey shows improvement in dental care among Pierce County children

University Place Patch - April 18, 2011
 

2010 Smile Survey results released

Orting News - April 18, 2011
 

Smiles of state’s kids still uncertain

Vancouver Columbian - April 17, 2011
 

Survey shows Wash. oral health successes, challenges

Dr. Bicuspid - April 15, 2011
 

State’s Smile Survey reports kids’ oral health disparities

Children’s Alliance - April 13, 2011
 

Cuts in dental care painful for patients

Spokane Spokesman-Review - April 2, 2011
 

Medicaid cuts create more ‘hell’ for Kennewick woman

Tri-City Herald - March 6, 2011
 

What the New Dental Cuts Mean for Our State

The Stranger - Jan. 19, 2011
 

Good Teeth Vital to Seniors’ Well-Being

Bellingham Herald - Jan. 17, 2011
 

State withdraws Medicaid coverage oral health

Spokane Spokesman-Review - Jan. 4, 2011
 

People will indeed die as a result of some of these cuts

The Stranger – Dec. 14, 2010
 

Budget cuts spare some special dentists, this time

Seattle Times - Dec. 13, 2010
 

Thousands to Lose Dental Care to Medicaid Budget Cuts

KXLY TV Yakima – Dec. 10, 2010
 

Local Medicaid dental services user worry about cuts – State stops funding for adult dental care through Medicaid

KNDO/KNDU TV – Dec. 7, 2010
 

County Medicaid cuts to dental care will be difficult cavity to fill 

Everett Herald – Dec. 6, 2010
 

State Medicaid cuts threaten oral health

Longview Daily News – Nov. 20, 2010
 

Big Step for Baby’s Teeth

Columns, UW Alumni Magazine - Sept. 10, 2010
 

State ABCD program gives kids a jumpstart on proper dental care

Longview Daily News – Aug. 27, 2010
 

New pediatric dental center to open at Magnuson Park

Seattle Times – Aug. 18, 2010
 

New efforts try to prevent cavities in Whatcom County (pdf)

Bellingham Herald – Aug. 5, 2010

Affordable dental care for children

Sequim Gazette – July 21, 2010

SmileMobile makes a stop in Lacey

The Olympian – July 13, 2010

Editorial: There’s no excuse for letting children’s teeth rot

Tacoma News Tribune – June 10, 2010
 

Baby teeth a concern

Othello Outlook – June 9, 2010

Opinion: CHOICE steps forward to help

The Olympian – May 29, 2010
 

Washington state gets a ‘B’ on national dental exam

Issaquah Press -March 16, 2010
 

Preventing childhood dental disease saves taxpayer money (op-ed)

Tacoma News Tribune – July 31, 2009