Minnesota dentists say the state is facing a worst-in-the-nation dental crisis.


Apple Tree along with legislators, advocates, and the Minnesota Dental Association, renewed an effort to raise awareness of Minnesota’s dental access crisis and the state’s worst-in-the-nation status when it comes to funding pediatric dental services.

“That’s just not right in Minnesota. Vulnerable children, vulnerable adults — people should not have festering infections in their mouths,” said Dr. Michael J. Helgeson, CEO, Apple Tree Dental.

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