PDI Board of Directors announced Jen Stasch, JD, MPH as NEW Executive Director.
August 7, 2020 The Press Democrat - https://www.pressdemocrat.com/sponsored-content/?prx_t=-f4FAoNNFADxUNA&ntv_fr
Pediatric Dental Initiative (PDI) becomes key source of dental care for low-income families
Jan 24, 2020 The Press Democrat - https://www.pressdemocrat.com/specialsections/sonomagives/10586503-181/pediatric-dental-initiative-becomes-key?artslide=3
"Exploring an innovative model for specialty dental care delivery How the Pediatric Dental Initiative of the North Coast is changing the way the industry addresses pediatric dental care in underserved populations."
Sep 18, 2019 Dental Products Report http://www.dentalproductsreport.com/dental/article/exploring-innovative-model-specialty-dental-care-delivery?page=0,1
The Future of Healthcare: “We have to address the marketing and availability of unhealthy foods”
Jun 23, 2019 Thrive Global https://thriveglobal.com/stories/the-future-of-healthcare-we-have-to-address-the-marketing-and-availability-of-unhealthy-foods-with-viveka-rydell-anderson-ceo-of-pdi/
Becker's 10th Annual Meeting Speaker Series: 3 Questions with Viveka Rydell-Anderson, Chief Executive Officer at PDI Surgery Center
Feb 14, 2019 Becker's Hospital Review https://www.beckershospitalreview.com/hospital-management-administration/becker-s-10th-annual-meeting-speaker-series-3-questions-with-viveka-rydell-anderson-chief-executive-officer-at-pdi-surgery-center
“Why you should not try to be a Superwoman”
Feb 4, 2019 Authority Magazine https://medium.com/authority-magazine/why-you-should-not-try-to-be-a-superwoman-with-viveka-rydell-anderson-f77ce04e11b6
November 15, 2019Closing The Divide: Integrating Medical and Dental Health Care Conference, at Drakes University, Iowa
PDI Surgery Center will be presenting “Lessons learned from an Ambulatory Surgery Center (ASC) treating Special Needs Patients”
PDI Surgery Center to testify in Sacramento: Little Hoover Commission Hearing on DentiCal March 22, 2018
March 21, 2018 at Drakes University, Iowa, PDI Surgery Center will be presenting PDI's approach to treatment and prevention on childhood tooth decay, the #1 childhood health epidemic.
PDI Surgery Center Awarded the 2017 Jefferson Award.
December, North Bay Buisness Journal, interviewed PDI Surgery Center on their article regarding the effects of the fires on nonprofits.
In November 2016, the North Bay Leadership Council recognized PDI Case Manager and Outreach Coordinator Wendy Lopez for "Empowering the Latino Community" for her work in bringing health education and healthy eating practices to Latino families in Sonoma County. CLICK HERE for a video of her story.
PHC Efforts Boost Access to Dental Care for Special-Needs Patients, August 2016
PDI Participates in Sonoma County's Human Race Fundraiser, May 2014, A Time to Soar
Napa Valley TV, January 9, 2014, Interview with Case Manager Wendy Lopez
Calistoga Tribune, January 10, 2014, Giving Back to Community Part of Lopez Family Heritage
Press Democrat, August 16, 2013, Martin Espinoza, PDI Surgery Center Wins Exemption from Medi-Cal Cut
KCRB, Radio, Bruce Robinson, Dental Care Emergency
Pacific Foundation for Medical Care, Spring 2013, Sara Randall, Treating Tooth Decay Today Benefits Everybody Tomorrow
North Bay Business Journal, Mar 20 2013, PDI's Rydell Wins Chamber Award
Press Democrat: Mar 12, 2013, Chris Smith, Sonoma County's own Swede Tooth
Press Democrat: Feb 13, 2013, Letter to the Editor, Connie Codding Fluoridation
Press Democrat: Feb 2, 2013, Martin Espinoza, Sonoma County Kids Helped at Free Dental Clinic