Donated Dental Services (DDS) in Minnesota

Information for applicants

Applicants must meet ONE of the following criteria. 

Over 65 years of age, permanently disabled, need dental care in order to have a life saving healthcare need met and have no other means to afford or receive dental care.

Due to lengthy waitlists, applications are NOT being accepted from the following counties:
Anoka, Beltrami, Benton, Carlton, Carver, Cass, Chisago, Crow Wing, Dakota, Fillmore, Grant, Houston, Isanti, Lac Qui Parle, Le Sueur, Mille Lacs, Otter Tail, Pine, Renville, Rice, Scott, Sherburne, St. Louis, Stearns, Steele, Todd, Waseca, and Wright.

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!​

Minnesota Program Contact

Kathryn McGee, DDS Coordinator

612.767.4298 (fax)

Dental Lifeline Network • Minnesota

PO Box 68094
Minneapolis, MN 55418

All applications must be submitted through a DDS Coordinator.

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in Donated Treatment to Patients in Minnesota


Patients treated in Minnesota since 2003

Minnesota Donated Dental Services (DDS) State Annual Report

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Stephen Litton, DDS


“Someone bought me a steak over Christmas and I didn’t have to cut it in tiny pieces. The confidence you get from a new smile is better for anyone’s health. The fact that people are as kind as Dr. Montes – sometimes all you need is a little hope.”

– Mary, a Minnesota DDS patient

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