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Dental Clinic Provides More Than $24,000 in Free Oral Care

OPERATION GRACE 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!