Atlanta (WAOK/AJC) — Dentists from across the city of Atlanta will converge in Cobb County on Saturday at Marietta Family Dental Care to provide free dental service for Free Dental Day. 18 dentists and over 120 dental assistants will perform cleanings, extractions and fillings. All will be seen on a first come-first serve basis. Of the 350 individuals projected to show up, only the first 150 are guaranteed services while the other 200 have a very high probability of being seen. Individuals 18 years of age or older are the only people who will be seen.
The worldwide event is a part of the Dentistry from the Heart campaign and is held in numerous cities in the United States as well as Canada, Ireland, Australia, and Puerto Rico. Dr. Michael Mansouri has been the chief organizer of the event in Marietta since 2011 and over 500 people have been helpedthrough this service.
Free Dental Day at Marietta Family Dental Care
4720 Lower Roswell Road
Saturday November 9th, 2013 4 a.m. – 4 p.m.
Written by: Sherman H. Smith Jr (WAOK/Intern)