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Western Dental Relocates, Expands Lancaster Office

May 20, 2019

LANCASTER, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--May 20, 2019--

Western Dental & Orthodontics, one of the nation’s leaders in accessible, affordable oral healthcare, today announced it has relocated its dental office in Lancaster to a larger workplace.

Western Dental’s Lancaster office moved to its new location at 2004 West Avenue J, just off Antelope Valley Freeway, a few miles west of its former location. Western Dental owns and operates a second office in Lancaster and another one in Palmdale to the south.

“Our new office has been beautifully designed and provides more room to serve patients than our previous location,” said Dr. Evelinda Jacob, Managing Doctor at the Lancaster office. “We’re excited about our new location, where we will continue to provide comprehensive dental care.”

With 14 patient treatment rooms, the office provides a full range of dental services, including general dentistry, orthodontics, oral surgery, dental implants, pediatric dentistry and oral hygiene services, creating a “dental home” for patients.

In addition to accepting uninsured and privately insured patients, Western Dental welcomes patients covered by the Medi-Cal Dental program (known as Denti-Cal) at all of its 227 California offices.

Western Dental is the leading provider of services to the Denti-Cal program, which provides benefits for more than 13 million low-income individuals and families in California. Western Dental is committed to continuing to partner with the State to help improve the program.

The office is open 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. Monday through Friday and 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. on Saturday.

For more information or to schedule an appointment, visit www.westerndental.com or call 1-800-6-DENTAL.

ABOUT WESTERN DENTAL

Western Dental (with its affiliates, including Brident Dental & Orthodontics, Access Dental, Blue Hills Dental, South Texas Dental and Vital Smiles) is one of the nation’s largest dental providers and is the leader in accessible, affordable oral healthcare, serving approximately 3 million patient visits annually in 318 affiliated offices throughout California, Texas, Arizona, Nevada and Alabama. In addition to general dentistry, Western Dental offers orthodontics, oral surgery, pediatric dentistry, periodontics and endodontics in its offices, creating a convenient full service “Dental Home.”

In California, Western Dental is the leading provider of services to both adults and children in the Denti-Cal program – part of the Medi-Cal public insurance program providing health care benefits for more than 13 million low-income individuals and families. Western Dental dentists provided care to more than a half-million Denti-Cal beneficiaries in 2017 and is committed to continuing to partner with the State to improve the program. In Texas, Western Dental is the leading provider of Medicaid services and recently entered into a first-of-its-kind agreement to participate in a value-based care and payment model under the state’s Medicaid program.

All Western Dental services are backed by a unique quality assurance system that electronically monitors all patient visits, treatments, dental staff and clinical performance to enable high-quality care. To learn more about Western Dental or inquire about an office in your community, visit www.westerndental.com or call 1-800-6-DENTAL.

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KEYWORD: UNITED STATES NORTH AMERICA CALIFORNIA

INDUSTRY KEYWORD: HEALTH DENTAL

SOURCE: Western Dental

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