The Contributions of Dental Therapists and Advanced Dental Therapists in the Dental Centers of Apple Tree Dental in Minnesota
Describes patients served and services provided between 2012-2019 at a nonprofit community dental practice focused on removing barriers to care, with locations in urban Coon Rapids and rural Madelia, Minnesota. Compares the type and quantity of services provided by dentists in these dental centers before and after introduction of dental therapy to the practices, as well as changes in intensity and distribution of services. Features statistics with breakdowns by procedure type, year, and annual fees produced.
Margaret Langelier, Simona Surdu, Jean Moore
Center for Health Workforce Studies
Access · Dental workforce · Health workforce supply and demand · Oral health · Statistics and data · Minnesota