Virginia Dental Association Foundation hosts dental clinic at UVA-Wise
WISE, Va. (WYMT) – The Virginia Dental Affiliation Basis is partnering with the VCU College of Dentistry, and different volunteers, to carry oral care all through the state of Virginia. This weekend, they introduced their providers to Clever, Va.
“Lots of people don’t have entry…there’s not as many dentists within the space as there needs to be. A few of the space is sort of rural…and issues are unfold out,” Michelle McGregor, Director of Neighborhood and Collaborative Partnerships at VCU College of Dentistry, mentioned.
They hope visiting dental college students are impressed by the necessity for dental care in areas with much less entry.
“One of many issues that the Mission of Mercy hopes to do is to assist carry within the dentists and the dental college students and expose them to the wants of this space,” mentioned Tara Quinn, government director of Virginia Dental Affiliation Basis.
That is the primary yr again because the pandemic for the muse, and so they together with their companions hope to proceed serving the state.
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