Find the Best Plan in Your Area
Find The Right Dentist For You
Although there are organizations that hold events to provide free dental care to poverty-stricken families, there is still a need for dental volunteers.
For example, mission teams from Forest Park Covenant Church have held free dental clinics at the Kentucky Mountain Mission/Youth Haven Bible Camp in Kentucky for the last five years, totaling for more than 1,000 patient office visits, according to The Evangelical Covenant Church's website.
However, Mark Gordon, organizer of the event, told the news source that there is always a "need of dentists, dental assistant and hygienists." He added that there is also a need for technical experts to work dental equipment.
The next free clinic is set to be held for three days next spring in which cleanings, fillings and tooth replacements are administered, according to the website. Gordon and his team expect the lines to be long, as people in the past have waited from morning until late at night to receive the dental services.
According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, dental care is vital for a person's overall health because poor oral hygiene has been linked to chronic conditions including diabetes and heart disease.
Luckily, individuals can receive affordable, low-cost oral care for themselves and their families without having to wait in line.
For more information on discount dental plans call 1-888-632-5353.
© 2010 Brafton Inc.
The materials and articles published on DentalPlans.com are for informational purposes only. Although DentalPlans.com strives to be accurate and complete, the information is provided without liability for errors. DentalPlans.com does not warrant the accuracy or completeness of the information, text graphics, links, or other items contained on DentalPlans.com.
DentalPlans.com expressly disclaims liability for errors or omissions in these materials and DentalPlans.com makes no commitment to update the information on DentalPlans.com.
DentalPlans.com expressly disclaims all liability for the use or interpretation by others of information on DentalPlans.com. Decisions based on information contained on DentalPlans.com are the sole responsibility of the visitors, and visitors agree to hold DentalPlans.com and its Affiliates harmless against any claims for damages arising from decisions visitors make on such information.
Nothing on DentalPlans.com constitutes medical advice or other forms of advice. DentalPlans.com assumes no responsibility for material created or published by third parties linked to DentalPlans.com with or without DentalPlans.com’s knowledge.