UAB dental clinic planned for Dothan receives final approval

DOTHAN, Ala. (WTVY) -A University of Alabama Birmingham satellite dental clinic has received final approval from the school's trustees with their v...

September 20, 2022
9:34 PM

DOTHAN, Ala. (WTVY) -A University of Alabama Birmingham satellite dental clinic has received final approval from the school's trustees with their vote coming Friday. 'We are looking forward to serving the residents of the Dothan community and surrounding region,' said Russell S. Taichman, DMD, dean of the UAB School of Dentistry.The clinic will have eight exam chairs and capacity to conduct more than 10,000 patient visits annually.Its goal is to prepare dentists to practice in rural Alabama areas that are often under served with medical care.

Ken Curtis