AEGD Residents and Directors

Discover Apple Tree Dental’s Advanced Education in General Dentistry (AEGD) Residency Program

Apple Tree Dental was established in 1985 with big goals in mind.  Dr.​ Michael Helgeson, Apple Tree’s CEO and one of its co-founders, has consistently supported initiatives with various dental educational partners to provide educational experiences for students at Apple Tree while expanding dental access.  In 2016, Apple Tree began a collaboration with NYU Langone Health (NYU) to…

What is a Dental Therapist?

A dental therapist is similar to a nurse practitioner and works under the supervision of the dentist. They can travel all over the state to help people who may have trouble accessing dental care, such as children or seniors. In this video, see how Christy Jo is making a difference when it comes to dental…