Dental Clinic Has Openings

Posted April 23, 2013, at 9:53 a.m.

The NYU College of Dentistry Henry Schein Cares Global Student Outreach Program is back in Machias.More than 40 people were waiting for the doors to open Monday. About 80 adults and 150 children were treated on the first day. Clinic organizers say there are openings Tuesday and that would be a good day for adults experiencing tooth pain or other emergency needs to come to the clinic.The event is open to anyone having trouble accessing dental care.It is not meant to replace care they are already receiving.Services are provided at no cost but insurance/MaineCare will will be accepted when will be accepted when it’s available.Complete care is available for children. Adults are seen for emergency care on a walk-in basis.The clinic is being held at the Lee Pellon Center located at 90 Main Street in Machias,Hours are from 8:30-5:00 Tuesday, 8:30-6:30 Wednesday, closed Thursday ,8:30-5:00 Friday and 8:30-1:00 on Saturday.For more information call 263-7884.

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