Neighborhood Health and Partnership with Smile180 Foundation
Host Jeremy C. Park talks with Dr. Michele Blackledge-Polk, Director of Oral Health with Neighborhood Health, who highlights the nonprofit’s mission and efforts to improve the health and well-being for all in the Middle Tennessee community. For more than four decades, Neighborhood Health has provided convenient, affordable, comprehensive and high-quality healthcare to the Nashville area. Their multiple locations serve the entire family, offering medical, dental, and behavioral healthcare. During the interview, Michele talks about Neighborhood Health’s efforts, the families and individuals served and the challenges they face, the importance of oral health, and why dental care is so important to fulfilling their organizational mission. Michele also talks about the power of partnerships and why the support of Delta Dental of Tennessee and the Smile180 Foundation is critical to their success and ability to serve the community. She wraps up with ways the community can get involved and support their efforts.