NorthPoint Health & Wellness Center
DDS, University of Minnesota School of Dentistry
As dental director for the largest community health center in Minnesota, Dr. Brooks, along with a team of 10 doctors, eight hygienists, 18 LDAs and eight support staff, serves more than 22,000 patients a year, many of whom lack insurance. His practice is part of a multispecialty medical, dental and behavioral human-services agency. Additionally, he serves as adjunct faculty member at the University of Minnesota School of Dentistry, often hosting students in his clinic.
“Develop a pipeline program with local middle schools, high schools, colleges and universities. This is imperative given the disparities of racial representation in this field.”
“A young boy in the ER. The look on his face when he saw me was priceless. He said, ‘Dad, the doctor looks just like me!’ ”
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