3,000 Memphis Patients at Risk of Hepatitis and HIV

An ongoing investigation in to a Memphis area dentist by the Shelby County Health Department continues to reveal unsettling details.

Dr. Alfred Brown’s SPT Dental Clinic was closed by the SCHD on July 1 after officials discovered unsanitary conditions. The investigation identified breaches in infection control which may have put patients at risk for Hepatitis B, Hepatitis C and HIV.

On Monday, the SDHC sent out 1,500 letters to previous patients of the clinic.

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