Lydia Barad RDH, MPH has been named as Director of Dental Hygiene and Marketing Initiatives

  • Posted on: Jun 5 2018

Lydia Barad RDH, MPH has been named as Director of Dental Hygiene and Marketing Initiatives, for Concerned Dental Care, where she will lead in enhancing protocols and communication for the dental hygiene team throughout the organization. Additional roles will expand partnership and collaborative efforts leveraging her long established professional network to support Concerned Dental Care’s mission is to provide patients with gentle, caring, quality dentistry at affordable prices.

Lydia Barad is the Director of Dental Hygiene and Marketing Initiatives, for Concerned Dental Care, where she will lead in enhancing protocols and communication for the dental hygiene team throughout the organization. Additional roles will expand partnership and collaborative efforts leveraging her long established professional network to support Concerned Dental Care’s mission is to provide patients with gentle, caring, quality dentistry at affordable prices.

Prior to her position at Concerned Dental Care, Lydia Barad was the Director of Dental Management and Provider Network Development where she directed all internal and external dental PPO product endeavors involving network activities at EmblemHealth.

Lydia is a Registered Dental Hygienist and holds an associate degree in Dental Hygiene from New York City Community College, a bachelor’s degree from Hunter College, and an M. P. H., in Health Policy and Management, from New York Medical College where she presented a Capstone project for International Public Health regarding Maternal Mortality in Nigeria. She has lectured on her passion for educating individuals about the oral-systemic connection, disease prevention through salivary screenings, training dental providers how to benefit from dental insurance participation, presented oral health lectures geared to the Medicare population and addressed pediatric dentistry prevention programs implementing fluoride varnish instruction to the Chinese American Independent Physician Association (CAIPA).

Lydia is an active member of the American Dental Hygienist Association (ADHA), the National Association of Dental Plans (NADP), and New York State Oral Health Coalition (NYSOHC). Lydia is also an active member with Swing Dance of Long Island (SDLI) and an avid fan of jazz and blues music.

Email:Lydia.barad@concerneddentalcare.com

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