Warwick Dentist Lends Her Time to a Non-Profit Dental Organization
July 08, 2015 (PRLEAP.COM) Health NewsJuly 8, 2015 - Warwick, RI - Dr. Elisa S. Liberto is very happy to announce that her involvement with the Rhode Island Mission of Mercy (RIMOM), a non-profit established in 2011 by the Rhode Island Oral Health Foundation to bring dental care to the underserved and uninsured.
"RIMOM is a great organization," Dr. Liberto said. "It provides much-needed dental care and service to people who otherwise couldn't afford or get access to it."
Once a year for two days, RIMOM holds a free clinic where volunteer dental professionals provide dental care to anyone attending who needs dental work. They offer many services, such as fillings, X-rays, extractions, and denture repair.
Dr. Liberto participated for the first time in this program in May, and she looks forward to lending more support in the future.
"People who have access to dental care, often take it for granted," Dr. Liberto added. "But to see people who probably hadn't seen a dentist in many years get the treatment they need and be very grateful for it, was truly rewarding."
About Dr. Elisa S. Liberto, DMD, FAGD
The entire staff at Dr. Elisa S. Liberto, DMD, FAGD is dedicated to offering quality dental care for the whole family while providing a positive patient experience. One of the main focuses of the practice is treating patients with complex aesthetic and restorative dental needs. Additionally, she educates her patients on maintaining oral health by through prevention techniques to achieve their perfect smile.
A native of Rhode Island, Dr. Elisa Liberto graduated from Tufts University School of Dental Medicine Class in 1991. In 2009, she received her Fellowship in the Academy of General Dentistry, an accolade held by only five percent of Rhode Island dentists. Dr. Liberto is a member of several dental organizations, including the American Dental Association, the Rhode Island Dental Association, and the Providence Plantations Dental Study Club.
For more information about Dr. Elisa S. Liberto, DMD, FAGD, please visit rihealthysmiles.com.