Florida Surgeon General stops by Bay County

Local News

PANAMA CITY, Fla. (WMBB) — Florida Surgeon General Scott Rivkees stopped by the Bay County Children’s Dentistry Clinic for their grand re-opening.

The state Surgeon General dropped by the area as a part of his efforts to check up on all 67 counties in Florida.

“It’s really important for communities to come together, support children and all different aspects. The community should be very proud how it has bounced back for pediatric population here,” noted Rivkees.

He said the progress the community has made since Hurricane Michael has been tremendous and that the recovery efforts will do nothing but good for the local children’s health.

“It’s really important for communities to come together, support children and all different aspects. The community should be very proud how it has bounced back for pediatric population here,” said Rivkees.

The state Surgeon General also highlighted the resiliency of the dental clinic’s staff on their continued operation.

Copyright 2020 Nexstar Inc. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed.

Latest Local News Video

Panama City residents and leaders discuss Baker Court

Bay Co. to purchase 6 new ambulances

Bay Co. leaders proceed with incinerator shut down plan

Three Arnold student-athletes sign to collegiate level on Tuesday

Local Attorney under fire after comments made about upcoming GA senate race

Lynn Haven Senior Activity Center reopens to the public

More Local News

Don't Miss