Dr. Sean Boynes, DMD, MS, Vice President of Health Improvement at DentaQuest discusses teledentistry an unexpected outcome of the COVID-19 pandemic.
Dr. Sean G. Boynes is a Dentist Anesthesiologist who received his D.M.D. from the University of Pittsburgh and completed a three-year residency in anesthesiology from the University of Pittsburgh Medical Center. He currently serves as Vice President, Health Improvement at the DentaQuest Partnership for Oral Health Advancement, overseeing national programs and initiatives focused on the integration and coordination of person-centered care, developing and implementing value-based oral health strategies and operations, and evaluating and testing metrics through meaningful oral health measurement. A prolific author and speaker, he has been recognized by many organizations for his work in health policy and clinical care, that include: the National Health Service Corps featured him as one of the 40 top clinicians for their 40th Anniversary Celebration, the South Carolina School Nurses Association named him recipient of the Distinguished School Services Award, the National Children’s Oral Health Foundation lists him as a Dentist of Distinction, and he was given the President’s Award from the National Network for Oral Health Access. Dr. Boynes is dedicated to making care better and providing opportunities to empower individuals to expect a system of dependable health.