Donated Dental Services (DDS) in Alabama

Information for applicants

Applicants must have no means to afford dental care and must meet ONE of the following criteria: 

  • Over 65 years of age
  • Permanently disabled
  • Need medically necessary dental care

What to expect? 

  • Volunteers provide comprehensive treatment to eligible patients 
  • Volunteers do not provide emergency services
  • Volunteers do not provide cosmetic treatment

We are ONLY accepting applications in the following counties. If your county is not listed, we cannot accept your application at this time.

  • Autauga
  • Barbour
  • Calhoun
  • Clarke
  • Dallas
  • Etowah
  • Franklin
  • Lauderdale
  • Madison
  • Mobile
  • Morgan
  • Russell
  • Talladega
  • Tallapoosa
  • Tuscaloosa

If you are a veteran who meets the qualifications above, please apply to the program by clicking the button below. Even if your county is closed, you may still apply.

If you have documentation from a physician stating that you cannot receive essential medical treatment due to your dental condition you can apply for the program even if your county is closed.

Applicants see if you qualify!​

Need to submit documents for your application?

Alabama Program Contact

Tonya Smith, DDS Coordinator

334.834.5498 (fax)

Dental Lifeline Network • Alabama

1800 15th Street, Suite 100
Denver, CO 80202


About the Alabama DDS Program


Volunteer Dentists Alabama


Volunteer Laboratories in Alabama


in Donated Treatment to Patients in Alabama


Patients treated in Alabama since 1998

Alabama Donated Dental Services (DDS) State Annual Report

Leadership Council

Wendy Holder, DMD


R. Michael Robinson, DMD


David Anderson, DMD

Carole Fuller Edmonds, DMD

Stephen R. Stricklin, DMD

Zack Studstill, DDS

Chet Swartzentruber, DMD

Michele Waren


“Throughout my years of involvement, all the referred patients have been very appreciative and such a blessing to myself and our staff. Myrtle was such a joy to treat. Working with DLN is such a wonderful way to meet the needs of others with your hands and heart.”

–Dr. Ken Friday (pictured), an Alabama DLN Volunteer with his patient, Myrtle

Will You See One? Volunteer Today!


Dental Lifeline Network
1800 15th Street, Suite 100
Denver, CO 80202

Phone: 303.534.5360
Fax: 303.534.5290

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