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Dental Surgeon Leslie Halpern | Meeting the minds

She uses dentistry to help fight abuse

Dr. Leslie Halpern says dental surgeons are uniquely positioned to combat domestic abuse. Dr. Leslie Halpern says dental surgeons are uniquely positioned to combat domestic abuse. (JONATHAN WIGGS/GLOBE STAFF)
By Andrew Rimas
Globe Correspondent / August 27, 2007

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The day Dr. Leslie Halpern discovered her calling was the day a woman walked into the emergency room at Lincoln Hospital in the Fort Apache section of the Bronx, her face slashed with a box blade. (Full article: 608 words)

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