Dental Clinic Provides More Than $24,000 in Free Oral Care
FRIDAY, MAY 3, 2019 -- More than $24,000 worth of oral care was provided to our students for free. 47 patients were seen at the Operation Grace MN Dental Clinic at Shakopee High School in late February. The dental clinic will be available again in the fall.
Here’s the dental clinic by the numbers:
190 hours given by 11 dental professionals and other personnel 80 sealants 47 exams/assessments 40 patients served 31 fluoride treatments 30 appointments 27 preventive cleanings 21 restorations 13 applications of Silver Diamine Fluoride 5 therapeutic cleanings Distributed toothbrushes, toothpaste, and floss Provided oral health education
Thank you to all those who volunteered their time to help our students be healthy!