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‘We Are Specialists’: Why One Ontario Dentist Supports COVID-19 Testing in Dental Clinics

September 28, 2020
by CTV News

Patients coming in to see their dentist or hygienist should be able to get a COVID-19 test, says one Ontario dentist.

Dr. George Christodoulou, co-CEO at Altima Healthcare Canada, says that could reduce lines at assessment centres and preserve personal protective equipment as the province and country heads into a second wave.

“We are specialists at taking care of people’s mouths and oral hygiene, we should be able to help out in the testing as well,” Christodoulou told CTV’s Your Morning on Monday.

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