At Covenant Community Care’s new Family Dental Center at 5716 Wellness, Dr. Thomas Storen says the dentists and hygienists will serve close to 10,000 patients in 2011 — almost double the former clinic’s capacity in 2010. Storen estimates 90 percent of those patients are from Detroit.
The clinic now has five chairs and two hygienist stations for two dentists, two hygienists, an oral surgeon and support staff at the clinic. It’s open to the public Monday through Saturday.
“We’re a community health center, we’re dedicated to giving the finest of medical care and dental care that Detroit citizens deserve, and we do it with a Christian flair to it,” says Dr. Storen. “So it’s a very special place for people to be.”
CCC is a faith-based, nonprofit organization which partnered with Southwest Solutions to become a Federally Qualified Health Center (FQHC) in 2007. Patients pay for dental care according to a sliding scale based on income…
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