GWINN-The Sawyer Dental Center recently added Dr. James Yuhnke, DDS, to its professional dental team.
Yuhnke earned his doctorate from the University of Detroit School of Dentistry in 1978. He performed his undergraduate work at Valparaiso University in Valparaiso, Ind. Following his studies, Dr. Yuhnke moved to Pennsylvania where he worked in private dental practice for 18 years. He returned to Michigan to practice in 1998. With more than 30 years of professional dentistry experience, Yuhnke is board certified and consistently exceeds the state of Michigan continuing educational requirements for licensure. While he was in Pennsylvania he was awarded a certificate of appreciation for outstanding and dedicated service by the Huntington County Head Start in 1993.
The Sawyer Dental Center is located at 301 Explorer Street at the former K.I. Sawyer Air Force Base near Gwinn. It is a clinic of the U.P. Association of Rural Health Services, Inc., a health center that provides medical, dental and counseling services in several U.P. locations. The Sawyer Dental Center is open Monday through Wednesday from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m., and Thursday and Friday from 7:30 a.m. to 5 p.m.
For more information or an appointment, call the center at 906-372-9267.