Pew Charitable Trusts en Pew Report Director On Dentist Shortage: 'Louisiana Is In Trouble' A new report finds that Louisiana has the second worst dentist shortage in the nation. Because of this, many residents are not getting adequate dental care, especially children and people who live in rural areas.<img class="wysiwyg-asset-image-wrapper inset" typeof="foaf:Image" src="" alt="" /><p>The Pew Charitable Trusts examined the lack of access to dental care nationwide. The findings revealed a scarcity of dentists who participate in Medicaid. Wed, 26 Jun 2013 13:45:00 +0000 Courtney Heppe 38229 at