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Great Expressions is continually working in the communities of those we serve to improve patients’ dental health and keep them informed. We strive to advance modern dentistry through research and new techniques, and expand our dental footprint with educational programs and helpful tips for families and patients of all ages.

Great Expressions Dental Centers Names Dan Hirschfeld CEO

(March 12, 2018) – Great Expressions Dental Centers (GEDC), one of the largest dental support organizations in the U.S., announced that Dan Hirschfeld has joined the company as Chief Executive Officer. Founded in 1982 and operating as a single brand, GEDC provides comprehensive, affordable dental services through its network of over 300 affiliated practices staffed by more than 900 dentists and…

Great Expressions Tops $500K in Donations through Annual MLK, Jr. Fundraiser

(Jan. 22, 2018) – In support of Martin Luther King, Jr.’s vision and commitment to contributing to the greater good, Great Expressions Dental Centers (GEDC) will be donating more than $67,000 for donation to community organizations across the United States. GEDC allots five percent of revenue generated through patient services from all offices on MLK Day, and with this year’s donations,…

Great Expressions Invites Patients to Honor Martin Luther King, Jr.’s Memory

(Jan. 08, 2018) – In honor of Martin Luther King, Jr.’s commitment to contributing to the greater good, Great Expressions Dental Center’s (GEDC) will be donating five percent of its revenue generated through patient services on Martin Luther King Jr. Day to community organizations across the United States. GEDC patients are encouraged to take part in giving back by scheduling their…

Leading Dental Service Organization Prepares for Strong 2018 with Addition of New Executives

(Dec. 19, 2017) – Great Expressions Dental Centers is preparing for another strong year with the addition of two new leadership team members—Adam Werder, chief marketing officer, and Norman Hartman, vice president of revenue cycle management. Both executives will play a vital role in GEDC achieving its 2018 objectives, which include ongoing business development in existing and new markets, and improving…

National Dental Service Organization Executive Recognized for Leadership

(Dec. 11, 2017) – Kristy Loomis, vice president of human resources for Great Expressions Dental Centers, was recently honored with the bronze award for Human Resources Professional of the Year by the Stevie Awards for Great Employers. At GEDC, a leading national dental service organization, Loomis supports employees in 10 states—providing resources critical to employee retention and professional growth. “Kristy has…

Access to Dental Care Growing for Sarasota with Opening of Great Expressions Office

(Nov. 06, 2017) – Great Expressions Dental Centers (GEDC), a leading dental service organization, is committing to providing high-quality dental care to the Sarasota community by opening a new office located at 5278 University Parkway. This affiliation marks GEDC’s first office in Sarasota, and 120th in the state of Florida. “The opening of our office in Sarasota is a response to…

Dentist Joins Group Providing Dental Care to Children in the Dominican Republic

(Nov. 2, 2017) – Local Great Expressions Dental Centers (GEDC) dentist, Dr. Shana Hernandez, recently traveled to Nagua, Dominican Republic for a three-day mission trip with 60 professional peers to offer dental care and treatment to students at four schools. The group of dentists provided oral health care to nearly 2,000 children and donated dental supplies to the local dentist office…

Great Expressions Dental Centers Promotes Greg Nodland to President

(Oct. 26, 2017) – Great Expressions Dental Centers (GEDC), a leading dental support organization in the United States, recently announced the promotion of Greg Nodland to president. As president, Nodland will lead strategy surrounding the company’s continued commitment to providing high quality care to patients, as well as the organization’s ongoing growth. “Greg has been an integral member of Great Expressions’…

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