Maj. Michael Silverman, 375th Dental Squadron orthodontist, is this week’s Showcase Airman.
Silverman was a manning assist orthodontist to the dental clinic this summer and ensured 75 orthodontic patients were seen during this transition time.
He streamlined a new patient evaluation process and instituted the Dentofacial Deformities Board, enhancing treatment for three complex and facial reconstruction cases.
Silverman also simplified the Wing Casualty Notification process, ensuring the 375th Air Mobility Wing has casualty notification coverage for this entire region. He helped secure funding for a new 2-D/3-D imaging system and revamped the radiology review system as well.
Additionally, Silverman earned Diplomate status from the American Board of Orthodontics and secured an outstanding rating for the Applied Leadership and Command Course portion of ACSC.