Comments for: Report says poor Maine kids aren’t getting dental care, but dentists disagree

Posted June 25, 2013, at 5:13 p.m.
Last modified June 26, 2013, at 9:02 a.m.

AUGUSTA | Maine is one of 10 states where low-income children are least likely to receive dental care, according to a national report released Tuesday that stands to reignite a months-long legislative debate that has pitted dentists against those who support allowing a new type of dental provider in …


An earlier version of this story incorrectly said federal qualified dental clinics served 90,000 patients in 2011. The figure should be 90,000 patient visits.

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