ATLANTA, March 29, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- The Georgia School of Orthodontics (GSO) has started construction of a 9,000
Located in the Gwinnett Commerce Center in Duluth, the new campus expands GSO's advanced specialty education program in orthodontics and dentofacial orthopedics to dentists and offers state-of-the-art orthodontic services to the community in the GSO Smiles Centers clinic. A groundbreaking ceremony is set to take place on April 19.
When GSO opened its flagship campus in the spring of 2016 in Atlanta, it pledged to provide $100k of complimentary orthodontic care to deserving youth in Georgia. As part of the school's commitment to fulfill this promise and to celebrate the ground breaking of the new facility in Gwinnett County, GSO will offer complimentary orthodontic care to three deserving children in the Atlanta area.
"We recognize that children, teens and adults have very different needs, and require a different level of attention and care to create a beautiful, healthy smile," says Dr. Ricky E. Harrell, Program Director at the Georgia School of Orthodontics. "The advanced technology in our state-of-the-art clinics allows us to offer patients of all ages access to braces, Invisalign and other orthodontic treatments. The Georgia School of Orthodontics Smile Centers' Duluth location will offer all of these services at affordable prices to Gwinnett and surrounding residents."
"The Georgia School of Orthodontics will be a great addition to the Gwinnett community," said Gwinnett County Board of Commissioners Chairman Charlotte Nash. "Their presence in Gwinnett will address a critical need for affordable orthodontic care and provide access to these services to underserved populations."
About Georgia School of OrthodonticsThe Georgia School of Orthodontics (GSO) enrolled its first class in the fall of 2016. Based in Atlanta, Ga., GSO offers an advanced specialty education program in orthodontics and dentofacial orthopedics. The 36-month residency program is structured to provide collaborative and evidence-based learning for residents while providing quality orthodontic care to patients in the school's clinics. GSO's mission is to educate outstanding dentists to be proficient in the clinical specialty of orthodontics while providing affordable care to an underserved population. GSO faculty and staff are dedicated to diversity in both education and practice. The program is sponsored by Meadowlands Hospital Medical Center and is a division of its Department of Dentistry. For more information, visit www.GSOrthodontics.org or call (770) 351-7737.
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