Dental clinic treats retirees to say thanks

Dental clinic retiree day

Photo by S.J. Grady

USAG Stuttgart Public Affairs Office

The Stuttgart Dental Clinic, normally closed on Saturday, was abuzz with activity March 22. The clinic held a Retiree Appreciation Day March 22. Clinic dentists, dental specialists and hygienists volunteered to work on this particular Saturday in order to perform 80 free cleanings and oral cancer screenings on retired service members and their spouses.

In this photo, Vincent Holman, a retired Army lieutenant colonel, relaxes while Pfc. Deshawn Pettway (right), a dental specialist with the Stuttgart Dental Clinic, uses a saliva ejector as Spc. Zacary Cornish, a dental specialist assigned to the Katterbach Dental Clinic in U.S. Army Garrison Ansbach, adjusts a sonic scaler.