Free dental care available at Mission of Mercy
KUSA – Hundreds of volunteer dentists and dental professionals will offer free care to low income adults and children during the Colorado Dental Association’s Mission of Mercy Sept. 11 and 12.
Mission of Mercy is an effort to relieve the pain and suffering adults and children endure each day because they can’t afford regular dental care. Treatment will include fillings, extractions, cleanings and limited oral surgery.
How to find dental care on a budget
MUCH has been said and written about the tens of millions of Americans without health insurance. But often overlooked in these discussions is another vital medical statistic: more than 100 million Americans go without dental coverage.
That leaves it up to consumers to find smart ways to reduce their dental care costs without sacrificing their oral health. So we asked experts and patients for advice.