A dentist treats a patient.
190807-N-AM903-1012.JPG Photo By: Petty Officer 2nd Class Julio Martinez

Colon - 190807-N-AM903-1012 COLON, Panama (Aug. 7, 2019) Chief Hospital Corpsman Orlando Atencia, from Miami, assigned to the hospital ship USNS Comfort (T-AH 20), cleans a patient’s teeth at a temporary medical treatment site. Comfort is working with health and government partners in Central America, South America, and the Caribbean to provide care on the ship and at land-based medical sites, helping to relieve pressure on national medical systems strained by an increase in Venezuelan migrants. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class Julio Martinez)


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