Dental Preventative Service Program
Dental Public Health provides dental preventative services in schools and dental public health clinics for free.
Region of Administration:
Government / Department:
Children ages 3-17 who do not have a private dental insurance plan.
Free preventative dental service once a year:
Assessment of risk toward developing oral disease, referral to dentist (not considered an annual check-up);
Oral health education;
Topical fluoride treatment;
Cleaning of teeth.
Dental Hygienists, Dental Assistants
How it Works:
Parent’s/ guardian’s consent is required.