Hospital Corpsman 1st Class Kimberly Edwards, from Louisville, Ky., cleans the teeth of a patient. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 1st Class Brian A. Goyak/Released)

Are High-Volume Dental Chains Exploiting Kids On Medicaid?

David Heath of the Center for Public Integrity recently investigated a new breed of corporate dental care chains that cater to low-income adults and children. Heath collaborated with Jill Rosenbaum of PBS FRONTLINE on “Dollars and Dentists.” They found a high-volume business model that scored dentists on production and offered bonuses based on the revenue they brought […]

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