National Call to Action to Promote Oral Health
Tampa, FL (Vocus) September 8, 2010
Dr. Carren Russell, the lead general dentist at the Newnan location, provides a full range of comprehensive dental services to adults and children starting at age three. She helps patients get healthy and beautiful smiles by offering dental exams, cleanings, periodontal (gum) therapy, fillings, crowns, bridges, dentures, partials, teeth whitening, veneers, bonding, implant restorations, extractions and root canals.
Dr. Russell also offers advanced oral cancer screening exams with Identafi® 3000, the world’s first and only multispectral imaging device for detecting oral cancer, the sixth deadliest form of cancer, at its earliest and most curable stages.
More than one-third of adults have not seen a dentist within the past 12 months, according to the U.S. Surgeon General report “National Call to Action to Promote Oral Health”. To encourage people to visit the dentist for the care they need, Coast Dental offers patients access to exclusive programs that make dental care more affordable.
In addition to accepting most dental insurance plans, Coast Dental offers Smile Plus®, a discount dental plan for patients without dental insurance. Patients who join Smile Plus save an average of 30 to 60 percent annually on dental services. Coast Dental Newnan is offering a free one-year Smile Plus membership, a $75 savings. Contact the office for additional details. Coast Dental also offers patient financing and payment plans to qualified applicants.
About Dr. Carren Russell
Dr. Russell earned her dental degree from Howard University College of Dentistry in Washington, D.C., where she was awarded the National Dental Association Colgate-Palmolive Scholarship. Dr. Russell augmented her dental school training with a general practice residency program at St. Elizabeths Hospital in Washington, D.C. She earned her undergraduate degree in chemistry with a minor in biology at Xavier University in New Orleans. Dr. Russell enjoys giving back to the community through volunteer work. She attends a variety of continuing education courses to enhance her skills and stay current on new technologies and treatments. She is affiliated with the American Academy of General Dentistry and the American Dental Association.
About Coast Dental
Coast Dental is the Southeast’s leading provider of quality dental care with 120 affiliated dental practices in Florida and Georgia. The dentists and hygienists are employees or independent contractors of Coast Dental, P.A., Coast Florida, P.A., or Coast Dental of Georgia, P.C. Coast Dental Services Inc. is a management company that provides comprehensive, non-clinical business and administrative services to its affiliated dental practices. For more information, visit http://www.CoastDental.com.
About Smile Plus®
Smile Plus® is a discount dental plan, not a registered insurance plan. Smile Plus is accepted only at Coast Dental practices and cannot be used in combination with dental insurance or other discount dental plans. The offer for free enrollment expires August 28, 2011. Patients must enroll and receive treatment at the Newnan practice to be eligible. The discount applies only to the first year enrollment and is available only in the Newnan office. Smile Plus memberships expire one year from the date of enrollment. Smile Plus is a registered trademark of Coast Dental Services Inc.