The Healthcare Network of Southwest Florida (HCN) is pleased to announce that Dr. Elizabeth Orr has accepted the position of Chief Dental Officer for the Network.
Dr. Orr is a graduate of LeMoyne College, Syracuse, NY and earned her Doctorate in Dental Surgery from State University of New York at Buffalo School of Dental Medicine.
She served in several practices in New York, North Carolina and Florida before joining HCN in January.
“Dr. Orr’s commitment to providing care to the underserved is evident in her volunteer service to an adult mobile dental unit ministry while living in Fruitland Park, FL” said CEO Mike Ellis. “We are delighted to have her on our team and proud to have her accept the position of Chief Dental Officer.”
In addition to volunteer service, Dr. Orr participated in the Give Kids A Smile program, which provides free pediatric dental exams and referrals and the National Health Service Corps, a loan repayment program. She is a member of the Academy of General Dentistry and serves as a Sealant Action Team Chair and Council Member of the Oral Health Florida Coalition.
Dr. Orr and her husband John have a 16-month-old daughter, Abigail.