Photo by Lance Cpl. Kaleb Martin
Photo by Lance Cpl. Kaleb Martin

3rd Dental Battalion conducts field examinations

by Lance Cpl. Kaleb Martin
U.S. Marine Corps

U.S. Navy Lt. Matthew Turner examines the teeth of U.S. Marine Corps Sgt. Jose Hernandez, March 14, 2019, Camp Schwab, Okinawa, Japan. Sailors with 3rd Dental Battalion visited Camp Schwab to conduct dental health examinations for Marines with 2nd Battalion, 23rd Marine Regiment. The health engagement improved Marines’ dental readiness during a unit deployment program rotation and promoted Sailors’ effectiveness in providing quality dental care. Turner is a native of Buffalo, New York.

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