Tuesday, December 9, 2014

Rio Dental Clinic Volunteers Services for MOM

Rio Salado students work with a patient at the Rio Salado Dental Clinic
Rio Salado's Dental Clinic is pleased to provide oral education supplies and volunteer services for The Central Arizona Dental Society (CADS) Foundation's third annual Mission of Mercy (MOM) event at the Arizona Fairgrounds in Phoenix-- December 12 -13.

The event will take advantage of 100 portable dental units and 1500 volunteers, including Rio Salado Dental Clinic staff and students. Approximately $1,500,000 in free care is expected to be delivered to 2,000 children and adults.

When was your last dental checkup? The Dental Clinic offers discounted services to the public-- all year long.

Services include: blood pressure screening, oral examination, X-rays, cleaning and polishing, fluoride application, gum disease screening, oral hygiene instruction and other selected services-- including sealants and dietary counseling. Services are available to adults and children 4-years of age and older.

The Dental Clinic is located at 2250 W. 14th Street in Tempe. Clinic hours and appointments may vary. All new patients must have a screening visit prior to a dental hygiene appointment. To schedule a screening appointment, call (480) 377-4100.

For more information, visit www.riosalado.edu/locations/dh/Pages/Dental-Clinic.aspx.