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Spreading the Word

Although the Jerusalem Municipal Social Welfare Department is well aware of DVI’s presence, and many of its social workers refer patients to us on a regular basis, it is also important to connect with the individual social workers who work … Continue reading

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Rav Michael Melchior Visit

  Rabbi Michael Melchior came to visit DVI on May 27, 2018. Though Rav Melchior has visited DVI before, he graciously took the time to come and learn about DVI’s many new projects. As a former Member of Knesset and … Continue reading

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Educational Visit

Dr. Trombly and Dr. Gonzales-Cabesas exchanging ideas with students Mario Antonio, Rahul Srivastava, Robert Miller and Thomas Paron Dr. Carlos Gonzales-Cabesas, Professor at the School of Dentistry University of Michigan brought a group of his students to visit the DVI … Continue reading

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Treating in the Present while Training for the Future

On November 26,2017  DVI welcomed the first Tel Aviv Dental School pediatric resident to our clinic. Under the supervision of our director, Dr. Roy Petel, DVI is now officially recognized as a training facility for residents in pediatric dentistry for … Continue reading

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International School in Jerusalem Students Volunteer at DVI

Like DVI dentists, diplomats come from all over the world to serve in Israel and their children are educated at the International School in Jerusalem. Last week these forces converged at the DVI clinic.The students packed winter clothing and supplies … Continue reading

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Temple U Dental Dean Visits DVI

Dr. Amid Ismail, Dean of Maurice H. Kornberg School of Dentistry at Temple University and member of AFDVI’s Honorary Council, visited DVI’s Trudi Birger Clinic on May 16, 2017, accompanied by immediate-past AFDVI president Dr. Michael Goldberg. Drs Ismail and … Continue reading

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AFDVI Event – New York City – Sunday, November 20,2016

AFDVI Honors the Memory of Captain Ben L. Salomon, American Hero, Dentist and Congressional Medal of Honor Recipient Sunday, November 20, 2016 5:00 PM – Reception 6:00 PM – Presentation followed by Q&A Septodont Lecture Hall – NYU College of … Continue reading

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Premier Chairman Rabbi Gary Charlestein Visits DVI

Rabbi Gary Charlestein, Chairman of Premier left visited DVI to drop off yet another generous donation of requested supplies; pictured here with DVI clinic director Dr. Roy Petel center and (volunteering dentist) Dr. Sheldon Bernick right of Philadelphia. Rabbi Charlestein, … Continue reading

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DVI visit to Finnish Embassy in Israel

On April 13, 2016, DVI’s Director Dr. Roy Petel and DVI volunteer dentist Dr. Kristiina Rämö, and her spouse Professor Tapani Rämö visited the Finnish Embassy in Tel Aviv. They met with Ambassador Leena-Kaisa Mikkola, who learned about DVI and … Continue reading

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EAPD leaders visit DVI!

Representatives from the European Academy of Paediatric Dentistry visited DVI on April 4th, 2016, to tour the clinic and learn more about volunteering while performing pediatric dentistry to a high standard. The purpose of their visit to Israel was to … Continue reading

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