Midwestern University Dental Institute to provide free service to vets Feb. 1


The Midwestern University Dental Institute, 5855 W. Utopia Road in Glendale, will open its doors 8 a.m.-2 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 1 to provide free dental care and consultations to Valley military veterans.

Faculty and students from the Midwestern University College of Dental Medicine-Arizona will spend the day providing free dental screenings and routine cleanings to veterans in need.

About 250 Arizona veterans will have the opportunity to receive free screenings and treatments including cleanings, sealants, fillings, or extractions, as well as consultations about dental implants and dentures and recommendations for follow-up care. Proof of military service (DD214, Arizona military veteran driver license, and/or discharge documentation) is required for treatment. Appointments may be arranged by calling 623-806-7150 or by visiting midwestern.edu/veteransdentalday.