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Trusted Emergency Dentist in Queens, Flushing, NY and the Nearby Areas

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As important as our efforts to provide excellent treatment results is our philosophy. We consider our relationship with our patients a partnership. We strive to advise you and guide you toward the best choices to attain your personal goals for healthy and attractive teeth and gums.



Our Patients: Before and After


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Dr. Peter Rumack, who is an established and popular Flushing dentist, has been providing cosmetic, preventive and general dentistry to patients for more than a quarter of a century. With his extensive training and expertise, he has dealt with a wide range of dental treatments for a diverse array of patients including both adults and children. Those who register with this Flushing dentist will find that Dr. Rumack is able to provide a full range of dental treatments for people of all ages, making his office ideal for those looking for an experienced

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Research Areas – Cancer Health Disparities

Why Research on Cancer Health Disparities Is Critical to Progress against the Disease

Although there has been substantial progress in cancer treatment, screening, diagnosis, and prevention over the past several decades, addressing cancer health disparities—such as higher cancer death rates, less frequent use of proven screening tests, and higher rates of advanced cancer diagnoses—in certain populations is an area in which progress has not kept pace.

These disparities are frequently seen in people from low-socioeconomic groups, certain racial/ethnic populations, and those who live in geographically isolated areas.

Documented cancer health disparities include:

  • a higher incidence of a particularly aggressive form of breast cancer (the triple-negative subtype) among African American women than women of other racial/ethnic groups
  • substantially higher rates of prostate cancer incidence and death among African American men than men of other racial/ethnic groups
  • higher rates of kidney cancer among American Indian and Alaska Natives than other racial/ethnic groups
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