Health and Beauty

Cosmetic Dentistry Lehigh Valley

Winning smiles for Lehigh Valley youth [The Morning Call, Allentown, Pa.]

However, people with cosmetic dental issues still may not restrict because Medicaid coverage is determined by medical need only. Also recognizing a impecuniousness, Allentown orthodontist Philip Tighe joined Smiles for a Lifetime, a subject network of

People on the Move

Academy of

General Dentistry

The organization announced that Scott J. Pettinato, DMD, MAGD, of Scranton received the Mastership Award during the convocation ceremony, a commencement celebration that recognizes members’ commitment to excellence in dental education held July 15 in Las Vegas. The Mastership Award is the highest honor available in the organization and one of the most respected designations in the profession.

Pettinato graduated from Syracuse University in 1990, Temple University’s School of Dentistry in 1994 and currently practices dentistry in Scranton. In addition to the organization, Pettinato is a member of the Pa. Academy of General Dentistry, PEAK Pennsylvania study group, American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry and the American Academy of Oral Implantology. He resides in Clarks Summit with his wife, Maggie, and his two sons, Matthew and Cameron.

Allied Services

John Martino, PT, DPT, staff physical therapist at the Luger Rehab Center in Scranton, recently became a certified Pose Method specialist. The certification offered by the Romanov Academy of Sports Science focuses on the Pose Method of running and equips sports professionals to identify and teach proper running form and injury prevention. The certification is designed to teach physical therapists and physical therapist assistants to identify and address movement-related inefficiencies and injuries in a prompt and effective manner.