2012 Oral Health Heroes
On January 10th an award ceremony was held at the Governor's Mansion, the Blaine House, to present awards to two legislators, a general dentist and a pediatrician, in recognition of them all being named "Oral Health Heroes" for 2011 by the Maine Dental Access Coalition
- Senator Chris Rector and Representative Mark Eves - for their unwavering spport for oral health in the legislature.
- Dr. Timothy Oh - for his efforts in brining care to Wshington and Hancock counties.
- Waterville Pediatrics -(represented by Dr. Jeff Stone) - for their attention to children's oral health, fluoride varnish and incorporation of a dental hygienist as part of their team. Dr. Stone and Waterville Pediatrics participated in Phase One of From the First Tooth and still continue to participate.Dr Stone is a Medical Advisor for From the FIrst Tooth.