After Treatment for Rare Condition, Smiles are Transformed

Carrie Stetler | July 1, 2021

Zondre Joseph was 18 when doctors in his homeland of Barbados discovered a growth on the side of his face. He was diagnosed with ameloblastoma, a benign cancer of the jaw that grows rapidly and can cause disfigurement. He is one of two young ameloblastoma patients being treated at the school, thanks to a Delta Dental of New Jersey Foundation SMILE Transformation grant, which funds their care.