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'I show kids they can make it out' Chicago dentist recognized for providing dental care to underserved kids

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Growing up in Chicago's underserved South Side, Dr. Ogbonna Bowden remembers watching many of his classmates talk with their hands covering their mouths to hide stained teeth or put their heads down on their desks during class while in pain from toothaches.
Growing up in Chicago's underserved South Side, Dr. Ogbonna Bowden remembers watching many of his classmates talk with their hands covering their mouths to hide stained teeth or put their heads down on their desks during class while in pain from toothaches.

Those experiences, said Dr. Bowden, led him to contemplate at a young age that "everybody deserves to have a dentist."

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