IVCC dental program has free, reduced-cost openings

Clinics are Fridays Jan. 28, through May 6

Illinois Valley Community College - IVCC

A few openings remain for the Illinois Valley Community College Dental Assisting program’s free/reduced-cost dental clinics for IVCC students, staff and the community.

Clinics are 8 a.m. to noon Fridays, Jan. 28, through May 6 (excluding Feb. 25, March 4 and March 11) in the Dental Lab, B214.

Screening days for new patients only are Jan. 28 and Feb. 4 and include X-rays, a comprehensive exam, treatment plans and oral hygiene instruction. Recommended treatment will be scheduled.

Treatments are free for IVCC students and employees and qualifying patients are charged $30. The May 7 clinic is for small restorations at $25 per restoration.

To schedule an appointment, call 815-224-0227 or email ivccdentalassisting@ivcc.edu.