Candidate for ADA Delegate


Dr. Cynthia H. Olenwine


What led you to decide that this was the year you wanted to volunteer for office (PDA Officer or ADA Trustee) or volunteer to attend the ADA and represent the PDA (ADA Delegate or Alternate)?

This year I was appointed to the ADA Council on Dental Benefits. As an ADA council member I feel the need to connect with my District and with Pa to address our specific needs.

What is your specific area of interest within organized dentistry?

Dental Benefits, including CDT codes and electronic reinbursements

What is the main issue you see facing the ADA or PDA or Dentistry in general?

Changing reinbursements and coding, including the possible of evidenced based claim forms

List experience that you have that you feel prepares you for this position.

LV past president, SD past president-current vice president, 2016 reference committee member-dental benefits, alternate ADA delegate 2014, 2015, ADA council on Dental Benefit member

Why should you receive my vote?

My experience on the local, and national level have well prepared to tackle the issues we face as a state and a national organization