Donated Dental Services (DDS) in Illinois

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

Due to lengthy waitlists, new applications are NOT being accepted from the following counties. If your county is listed, we cannot accept your application at this time.

  • Adams

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.

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.

Applicants see if you qualify!​

If you would prefer to print and mail an application, click the button below!​

Need to submit documents for your application?

Illinois Program Contact


Dina Anbar, DDS Coordinator

847.498.0394 (fax)

Dental Lifeline Network • Chicago

560 W. Lake Street, 114E
Chicago, IL 60661

Rest of State:

Lisa Williamson, DDS Coordinator

309.740.0803 (fax)

Dental Lifeline Network • Illinois

PO Box 10342
Peoria, IL 61612

About the DDS Illinois Program


Volunteer Dentists in Illinois


Volunteer Laboratories in Illinois


in Donated Treatment to Patients in Illinois


Patients treated in Illinois since 1990

Illinois Donated Dental Services (DDS) State Annual Report

Board of Directors

Philip Schefke, DDS, 


Stacey K. Van Scoyoc, DDS

Vice President

Michael Westberg


Victoria Ursitti, DDS


Susan Bishop, DMD

Past President

Kent Baker

Jeffrey Chandler, DDS

Nancy Cozzi DDS

Even Fry DDS

Jason C. Guerrero, DDS, MS

Denise Hale DDS

Mike Higgins, DDS

Keven King DDS

Eric Larson

Frank Maggio, DDS

Paul Landman, DDS

Joanne Oppenheim DDS

Rex Plamann

Joy V. Poskozim DDS

Phil Schefke, DDS

Victoria A. Ursitti, DMD

Stacey K. Van Scoyoc, DDS


“She is so thankful for her new smile and teeth to help her eat better! She can’t wait to have a steak!”

–Dr. Michael Hiner, Illinois DLN Volunteer with his DLN patient, Sadie

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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