NU Online News Service, Sept. 18, 2:10 p.m. – Aetna Inc., Hartford, has hired Dr. Ron Inge to be its chief dental officer.

Inge previously was chief dental officer at PMI Dental Health Plan, the managed dental care division of Delta Dental Plan of California, San Francisco.

Inge has also been the senior vice president of provider relations at DentiCare of California, Irvine, Calif.

Inge has a bachelor’s degree from Stanford University and a dental surgery degree from the University of California at Los Angeles. He is on the board of the California Association of Dental Plans.