Maine

Donated Dental Services (DDS)

Services

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

Eligibility

Applicants must lack adequate income to pay for dental care and:

• Have a permanent disability, or
• Are elderly: age 65 or older, or
• Qualify as medically fragile

Due to lengthy wait lists, applications are not being accepted.

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.

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APPLY

Click here to download and print an application

Contact

Carol Rioux, DDS Coordinator
207.620.8276
207.626.2946 (fax)
crioux@DentalLifeline.org

Dental Lifeline Network • Maine
P.O. Box 2282
Augusta, ME 04338-2282

All applications must be submitted through the DDS Coordinator

Donated Dental Services (DDS)

177

Volunteer Dentists in Maine

36

Volunteer Laboratories in Maine

$3.5M

in Donated Treatment to Patients in Maine

1,161

Patients treated in Maine since 1999

Volunteers Needed

Please volunteer! We need general dentists, specialists and labs willing to donate their skills and time, and the funding to make more treatment possible. More Information

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Leadership Council

  • Dr. Dean Tourigny
    Chair
  • Robert L. Brookings, DDS
  • James F. Helmkamp, DDS
  • Timothy A. Mitchell, DMD, MD
  • Advisors
  • John Bastey
  • Patti Bureau

The folks there were just as nice as could be. From the initial conversation I felt like an old friend. I felt so comfortable. They took me in and gave me the full treatment. They were more than kind to work around my other health issues.

–Suzzann (right), a Maine DDS patient