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     The Staff at Panther Hollow Dental Lodge strives to give back to our local community.


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  • Involvement

    Panther Hollow Dental Lodge believes in supporting our local community and helping make a difference in the lives around us.

    Our practice is a proud member of the Charlotte County Chamber of Commerce, Punta Gorda Chamber of Commerce, North Port Chamber of Commerce, and the Rain Makers Chapter of BNI.

    Panther Hollow also supports the Charlotte Symphony, Boys and Girls Club of Charlotte County, Big Brothers Big Sisters of the Sun Coast, Do the Right Thing of Charlotte County, the Fred Lang Foundation, Charlotte Local Education Foundation, United Way of Charlotte County, Empty Bowls, and the Arts and Humanities Council of Charlotte County.

    Our staff also finds time to volunteer with Give Kids a Smile, Kiwanis Shoes for Kids Project, Charlotte County Homeless Coalition, C.A.R.E. Auxiliary, Relay for Life and the Animal Welfare League.

    August 10, 2015

    Q:  Tell us about your background… Education, Organizations, Community Involvement. A:  B.S. in Nutrition, B.S. in microbiology, D.M.D. from the University of Florida. I am a member of the Charlotte County Dental Society and served as the past President. I am also on the board for the Florida Dental Association’s New Dentist Committee.  Also, I […]

    July 2, 2015

    Panther Hollow Dental Lodge had the opportunity to host the Charlotte County Chamber Business Card Exchange on Thursday, June 25th.  The Business Card Exchange is a monthly networking event and is hosted by a different member each month.  We had a fabulous group of about 85-100 members, many of whom are patients!  This was a […]

    June 25, 2015

    What a nice surprise in Monday’s edition of the Charlotte Sun! One of our staff members brought Mr. St. Germain’s original letter to the editor asking for dental assistance to the attention of Lindsey and Dr. Bender.  After consideration, Dr. Bender decided to help the young girl in need of dental treatment.  Dr. Bender would like to […]

    June 24, 2015

    June 21st was our second month volunteering at the Charlotte County Homeless Coalition.  Three of our staff members volunteered the previous month, and it was five of our staff member’s first time volunteering. It was a particularly hot evening, and a lot of the clients were lined up under the shade of a few trees […]

    June 22, 2015

    Panther Hollow Dental Lodge is once again a collection site for the Kiwanis “Shoes for Kids” Project. The purpose of “Shoes for Kids” is to provide new tennis shoes to any student in the Charlotte County Public School System (pre-k, elementary, middle and high schools).  The shoes are administered at the beginning of the school year, […]

    May 29, 2015

    Evening Meal Service Sunday, May 17th was our first time as a group volunteering with the Charlotte County Homeless Coalition.  We arrived shortly after 4:00 p.m. in order to get ready to serve dinner from 5:00-6:00 p.m.  Our office has committed to volunteer one Sunday a month May through October.  We thought it would be a great […]

    May 22, 2015

    Have you “liked” our Facebook Page yet?!  This is another great way to connect with our office.  You’ll find office information, helpful hints, and special information regarding our staff.  You may even have a chance to enter a contest or two in the near future! Here’s the link to our Facebook Page: https://www.facebook.com/PantherHollowDentalLodge

    May 20, 2015

    Hello and Welcome to Panther Hollow Dental Lodge’s NEW and IMPROVED website!  We look forward to keeping out patients up to date on office news, events and helpful hints.  We hope to see you at The Lodge soon! Please feel free to contact us if you have any questions.

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