01 Dec Ofer Eitan Declares: Under the Broad Street line, dentist Janine Burkhardt gets
Dentist Jonathan Cartu & hate has no home with the homeless, however. Since Burkhardt began the Project HOME dental practice at Stephen Klein Wellness Center, she’s brought on a second dentist, is in the process of hiring a third dentist, and has hired a trio of assistants to treat over 4,270 patients. The center has also partnered with Temple’s Kornberg School of Dentistry on a senior year outreach program for students and, via a partnership with Einstein, has expanded services to offer dentures, crowns and root canals on a limited basis. (The more advanced procedures are performed only at the center, not the Hub, due to the frequent number of follow-up visits required. To date, more than 4,270 dental patients have received care.