Uninsured Adults and Kids to Receive Free Dental Services

RMHC Supports Clark County Dental Health Day

On Saturday, dental professionals from across Clark County came together at the Clark County Dental Health Day, providing free dental services to hundreds of children who might otherwise lack access. The event was supported by a grant from Ronald McDonald House Charities of Oregon and Southwest Washington.

More: http://www.rmhcoregonblog.org

Free dental services for adults

CHICKASHA, OK — Chickasha Dentist John Phillips has been improving smiles for more than a decade. Next week, he’ll turn his lucrative practice into a free dental services clinic for a day. Phillips says he’s been blessed and wants to give back to the community where he grew up.

Friday, February 12, 29th Street Dental will provide free dental care to anyone who shows up.

More: http://www.kfor.com

Portland dentist offers free dental services this week, guaranteed

PORTLAND, Ore. — A Portland dentist is hosting a free dental clinic this week for residents of SW Washington or anyone in Oregon.

Dr. Floyd Kasch of Sleep Dentistry in Portland guarantees that the first 60 patients who show up on Friday, Feb. 12 will receive free dental services: cleanings, fillings or extractions.

More: http://www.kgw.com

MB dentist to offer free children’s dental clinics

MYRTLE BEACH, SC (WMBF) – A Myrtle Beach dental center will be offering free dental screenings in honor of “Healthy Smile, Happy Child Day” on Feb. 10.

The free dental services will be held from 10 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. at the Small Smiles Dental Centers of Myrtle Beach, located at 1317 N. Kings Hwy. Event coordinators say the clinic is in part to raise awareness about the importance of a healthy smile during Children’s Dental Health Month in February.

More: http://www.wmbfnews.com

U volunteers Give Kids a Smile

The family was one of many gathered at the University of Minnesota on Saturday to receive free dental services from about 250 dental students, faculty and staff as part of Give Kids a Smile Day, a nationwide event sponsored by the American Dental Association. All told, 140 children received care — up from 107 last year — some of whom had never been to a dentist before.

More: http://www.mndaily.com

Free Dental Services For Local Children

FAIRBORN, Ohio — Local dentists teamed up to give every child a smile that they can be proud of.

They are providing free cleanings, fillings and other basic dental services to hundreds of children around the Miami Valley.

The dentists said there are two main reasons why some children don’t get dental care: their parents can’t afford dental bills and their children are afraid to go.

More: http://www.whiotv.com

Smile!: Dentist visits ECISD kids

-The waiting room in Dr. Joel Edwards’ pediatric dental office was packed as parents waited for their children’s turn to get a free dental exam. On Friday, from 8 a.m. to 1 p.m., Edwards saw as many patients as he could for free.

There was a line 20 people deep when the doors opened at 8 a.m. By 10 a.m., Edwards said there were already more people in the waiting room than he had expected to see all day. This year, Edwards decided he wanted to start giving back to the community by taking part in the American Dental Association’s Give Kids a Smile day.

More: http://www.dentistryiq.com

Local Dentists Join Hands to “Give Kids A Smile”

Iowa — On Friday, five of the local dentists went an extra mile to ensure that children’s smiles are brightened. Free dental services to uninsured kids were provided by these dentists under the Give Kids A Smile program.

The initiative was a significant part of the Children’s Dental Health Month.

More: http://topnews.us

Smile Clinic Offering Free Dental Services

The Smile Clinic was back on the island as of last week at the Holy Cross Anglican School. Volunteer dentists from abroad continue arriving on the island on a regular basis to offer free dental clinics to the children of San Pedro. This week they continue providing their services at the Holy Cross Anglican School, but also at the San Pedro Poly Clinic. The services are free for children ages four to twelve. For more information you can contact the Anglican School or the Poly Clinic at 226-2536

Giving Kids A Smile at the School of Dental Medicine

AURORA, Colo. — It was a day of big smiles for more than 125 young dental patients who gathered Friday at the University of Colorado School of Dental Medicine for free dental care. Thirty dentists and dental hygienists, both from the School of Dental Medicine and private practice, gave of their time and expertise as part of the 2010 Give Kids A Smile event.

More: http://www.ucdenver.edu

Free Dental Clinic Could Draw Hundreds

A charity said that a free dental clinic could attract so many people that crowds could start to line up the night before to get care.

The program Missions of Mercy will host a free dental services clinic for adults on March 12 and March 13. It will be at the National Guard Armory at 801 Stadium Drive in Durham.

More: http://durhamcounty.mync.com

Dental students ‘give kids a smile’

Free clinic for low-income children could suffer if budget is cut. About 150 children received free dental care on Feb. 6 at the UNLV School of Dental Medicine through a clinic targeted to assist low-income families.

Staffed by local professionals and more than 150 UNLV dental students and faculty, the eighth annual Give Kids a Smile clinic provided comprehensive care for families in need. More than $200,000 in clinical care has already been donated through previous events.

More: http://unlvrebelyell.com

Bothell dentist to offer free service for your smile Feb. 12

In the words of its organizer, everyone involved will be very busy and most will be working for free.

For one day, Crisafulli throws open the doors to her Bothell dentistry office and provides completely free services — no dental insurance needed — to anyone over the age of 12.

More: http://www.pnwlocalnews.com

Free dental care offered this month

HAMPTON — Throughout February, Seacoast area residents who lack dental insurance or regular access to dental care will have the opportunity to get free care — by contacting participating Dentistry With A Heart providers.

With support from the New Hampshire Dental Society and Greater Southeast Component Society, dentists, oral surgeons, dental hygienists and other members of the dental team are volunteering their time and talents to provide free services for both children and adults on the Seacoast as part of Dentistry With A Heart, a national program.

More: http://www.seacoastonline.com

Free Dental Clinic Planned for Thursday

TOPEKA — This Thursday, February 11th, Topeka Dental Clinic will offer free dental screenings for children. The hours are 10:00 in the morning until 11:30am. It’s part of the clinic’s “Healthy Smile, Happy Child Day” in celebration of Natinal Children’s Dental Health Month.

More: http://www.wibw.com

Free Dental Screening For “Give Kids a Smile” Program

Hundreds of kids are bring big smiles to school thanks to a Grand Traverse County organization. For the third year, the Traverse Health Clinic and Coalition is visiting schools in the five County region with its “Give Kids a Smile” program.

The program teaches kids all about oral health and provides a screening by a volunteer dentist. Every kid walks away with a free tooth-care kit and an important lesson about dental care.

More: http://www.9and10news.com

Free dental care for those in need

On Friday, February 12th, Sleep Dentistry of Portland will host their 4th annual Dentistry from the Heart event, which provides free dental services to anyone in Oregon and SW Washington. The FREE event begins at 8:00 A.M. and will be held at Sleep Dentistry of Portland’s office, located at 19265 SE Stark Street in Portland.

More: http://community.portlandneighborhood.com

Clinics offering free dental services

Two clinics are offering free dental assistance for children.

Topeka Dental Clinic, 2037 S.E. 29th, will provide free dental screenings for children during “Healthy Smile, Happy Child Day” from 10 to 11:30 a.m. Thursday. The screenings are part of an effort to raise awareness about the importance of a healthy smile during Children’s Dental Health Month in February.

More: http://cjonline.com

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