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Endodontist Dr. Christopher McCallum receives Star Citizen Award
Dr. Christopher McCallum, DMD, who specializes as an endodontist, is recognized as the latest Star Citizen Award winner. Dr. McCallum saw a need in the community and partnered up with the Lovelady Center, a nonprofit organization and “Whole-Way House” to more than 450 women and children, to help women who are in dire need of root canals and other dental work.
Dr. McCallum donates his time and resources each week to relieve the pain and restore the smiles of women who are trying to get their lives back on track. In doing so, he is giving them back their confidence.
Dr. McCallum was born and raised in Vestavia Hills, AL. He received his degree from the UAB School of Dentistry in 1990 and became a specialist in endodontics in 1997. Not only does he have a full-time practice in Vestavia Hills, but he supervises scholarship programs at UAB.
In 2010, Dr. McCallum saw that the women and children residing at The Lovelady Center had a great need for dental care. It was then that he began making weekly visits to the center, donating his time and resources. Dr. McCallum plays a vital role in restoring their lives by donating his services and restoring their smiles, giving them the confidence they need to begin healing physically and emotionally.
Dr. Christopher McCallum, for your selfless efforts in helping your fellow neighbors, you have EARNED THE STAR!
All too often, you only hear about people when something has gone wrong. But, the Jefferson County Sheriff’s Office knows there are heroes all around.
Do you know someone who lives, works, or has a business in Jefferson County who is giving back to the community or achieving something outstanding despite the odds? If so, help us recognize them by nominating them to receive the Jefferson County Sheriff’s Office Star Citizen Award by visiting www.JeffCoStarCitizen.org.