Help A Child Smile
Having your child seen by the in-school dentist is both easy and convenient. You do not have to take time off from work or worry about getting to and from the dentist. Plus, your child is seen at their school, where they feel safe and comfortable.
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Poor oral health among today’s school children is now a national crisis.
Consider these facts:
Each year, over 51 million school hours are lost due to poor oral health
Tooth decay is the most common childhood disease – 5X more common than asthma
Only 25% of Medicaid-eligible children get any kind of dental care
Only 20% of the nation’s practicing dental-care professionals provide care to people with Medicaid
3 out of every 5 children are affected by tooth decay
16 million children lack access to basic dental care