Oregon faces critical dentist shortage, report shows

Oregon faces critical dentist shortage, report shows, Oregonian (June 23, 2014)

Oregon suffers from one of the most severe dentist shortages in the country, according to data released today.

A Pew Charitable Trusts report to be released Tuesday reveals that approximately 17 percent of Oregonians live in a dentist shortage area and therefore likely won’t receive adequate dental care. Oregon ranks 10th worst in the nation for dentist shortages. (Read more…)