dentist shortage http://www.kplu.org en Study: Idaho, Oregon among top 10 states facing dentist shortage http://www.kplu.org/post/study-idaho-oregon-among-top-10-states-facing-dentist-shortage <p>Oregon and Idaho need more dentists, according to a new study by the Pew Charitable Trusts. The study puts the two Northwest states among the top 10 states with the worst shortages.</p><p>Unless you live in a rural area, you probably haven't felt the dearth of dentists found in the Pew study. As Portland dentist Jill Price puts it, the problem isn't so much a shortage as poor distribution.</p><p> Wed, 26 Jun 2013 00:13:11 +0000 Jessica Robinson 9170 at http://www.kplu.org Study: Idaho, Oregon among top 10 states facing dentist shortage