The Academy of General Dentistry (AGD) is pleased to announce that Sebastiana G Springmann, DDS, of Williamsburg, VA, received the association’s Fellowship Award during the AGD 2013 Annual Meeting & Exhibits, held from June 27 to 30, 2013 in Nashville, Tenn.
The AGD Fellowship Award is presented to dentists who seek to provide the highest quality of dental care by remaining current in their profession. To accomplish this goal, Dr. Springmann completed over 1000 hours of continuing dental education, passed a comprehensive exam, and has completed twenty years of continuous membership in the AGD.
As a Fellowship Award recipient, Dr. Springmann joins more than 6,900 active AGD Fellows who have gone above and beyond the basic requirements to care for their patients’ oral health.
“We are proud to honor Dr. Springmann for her commitment to the profession,” says AGD President Linda J. Edgar, DDS, MEd, MAGD. “She has distinguished herself professionally among her peers and is a role model for both fellow dentists and community members of Williamsburg.”
Dr. Springmann graduated from The Medical College of Virginia in 1992 and practices dentistry in Williamsburg. She is the founder and owner of New Town Dental Arts, a state-of-the-art dental practice in Williamsburg.
About the Academy of General Dentistry: The Academy of General Dentistry (AGD) is a professional association of 38,000 general dentists dedicated to providing quality dental care and oral health education to the public. AGD members stay up-to-date in their profession through a commitment to continuing education. Founded in 1952, the AGD is the second largest dental association in the United States, and it is the only association that exclusively represents the needs and interests of general dentists. A general dentist is the primary care provider for patients of all ages and is responsible for the diagnosis, treatment, management, and overall coordination of services related to patients’ oral health needs. For more information about the AGD, visit www.agd.org. The AGD is a member of the Partnership for Healthy Mouths, Healthy Lives, a first-of-its-kind national dental coalition composed of 35 leading dental health organizations. The Partnership’s campaign is designed to educate parents and caregivers on how to improve their children’s oral health in simple ways. The campaign offers families oral health resources through the website 2min2x.org.