Dentists Offer Free Dental Services to Needy

Westport dentist offers day of free dental care

WESTPORT — After a well-attended event last year, Perfect Smiles will once again offer a day of free dental care for adults who are unable to afford it.

Dr. David Ahearn, founder of Perfect Smiles, and his colleagues will provide dental cleanings, fillings and extractions from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. on Saturday at 302 Village Way. Registration begins at 7:30 a.m. and is on a first-come, first-served basis.

Ahearn guaranteed that at least the first 100 people will be treated, regardless of how long it takes.


Free Dental Services

Dr. Melina Cozby, Forney Family Dental Group announced their joint partnership today to promote basic dental health education and offer a free dental screening and basic teeth cleaning day for children and adults.

The free dental screening day takes place on Thursday, October 22-24, at Seago-fest C.O. Bruce Central Park 1899 N. US Hwy 175 Seagoville, TX 75159.

Forney Family Dentistry, Dr. Melina Cozby will be providing basic dental care and proper hygiene instruction to up to 20 kids!


Dr. Randy Lazear of Springfield provides free dental care in rural Virginia each summer.

For 35 years, Dr. Randy Lazear has served the dental needs of Springfield residents, forming lasting bonds and building a practice that has seen multiple generations come through its doors. For the last 10 years, however, he has broadened his reach, bringing his expertise to those who need it most.

Lazear has participated in Remote Area Medical and the Virginia Dental Association’s Missions of Mercy project in Wise, Va. each summer for a decade, joining hundreds of other dentists to provide free dental care to the impoverished and uninsured of southwestern Virginia. In those 10 years, the Missions of Mercy projects have accounted for $8.2 million in free health care, given to nearly 13,000 patients.


Colgate and IDA successfully complete large mass contact oral health awareness programme

Free dental check-ups conducted across 1,000 towns as part of Oral Health Month 2009 with the support of 17,500 dental professionals Mobile dental vans alone conducted 1.2 lakh free dental check-ups in underprivileged areas across 37 cities


Day of Free Dentistry: Friday at Pooler Family Dental

More than 100 million Americans don’t have dental insurance and the Howard Dental Group is trying to help those in our area by hosting a free day of dentistry with Dentistry from the Heart. It will be held at the Pooler Family Dental office on Friday, from 7 a.m. – 4 p.m.

Chief operating officer, Ryan Dew, tells me that it’s Howard Family Dental’s way of giving back to Savannah. They will treat the first 200 people to arrive. He says many arrive hours before the doors even open. For more information, you can call 912-748-4858.

Savannah, Georgia – Howard Dental Group is out to change lives by offering free smiles to anyone who needs dental work, as it hosts the latest event for Dentistry From The Heart.