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Free clinic gives kids a smile, encourages good oral health practices

April 1, 2019

Reading Time: 4 minutes Ann Arbor, Mich., April 1, 2019 — The importance of children’s oral health was the message delivered Saturday by students at the University of Michigan School of Dentistry as they conducted the annual “Give Kids a Smile!” Clinic. Parents from the Ann Arbor and Ypsilanti area brought 52 children from ages 4 to 17 to the …

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‘Give Kids a Smile!’ clinic emphasizes importance of dental hygiene

April 3, 2018

Reading Time: 3 minutes Ann Arbor, Mich., April 3, 2018 -– The second-floor clinics at the School of Dentistry were a busy place Saturday morning as children from ages 4 to 17 arrived from around southeast Michigan for free oral health examinations and treatment by dental students. Parents and guardians brought their children to the school for the annual “Give …

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Area Youngsters Receive Dental Care at School of Dentistry

February 11, 2013

Reading Time: 3 minutes Ann Arbor, MI — February 11, 2013 — “You’re doing a good job of brushing and flossing your teeth.  I can tell when I look at them,” says second-year dental student Jessica Gillis as she looks at the teeth of 7-year-old Alex Kim.  Alex was one of 27 children seen by U-M dental students and …

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Dental Students to Give Kids a Smile Feb. 2

January 15, 2013

Reading Time: < 1 minute Ann Arbor, MI — January 15, 2013 — Dental and dental hygiene students and faculty from the University of Michigan School of Dentistry will be providing free oral health care services to children ages 5 to 12 on Saturday, Feb. 2, as part of the American Dental Association’s annual nationwide program, Give Kids a Smile. The …

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