Missouri

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, all counties are CLOSED for applications.

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

Teena Paris, DDS Coordinator
573.636.4440
573.635.0764 (fax)
tparis@DentalLifeline.org

Dental Lifeline Network • Missouri
P.O. Box 105919
Jefferson City, MO 65110

All applications must be submitted through the DDS Coordinator

Donated Dental Services (DDS)

359

Volunteer Dentists in Missouri

105

Volunteer Laboratories in Missouri

$7.1M

in Donated Treatment to Patients in Missouri

1,675

Patients treated in Missouri 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

  • James Schmidt, DDS
    Chair
  • Jim Bauer, CDT
  • Michael Berry, DDS
  • Jon Copeland, DDS
  • Charles McGinty, DDS
  • Janet Ruopp, DDS
  • David Suchman, DDS
  • Richard Tallon, DDS

I believe you are all ‘living angels’ who lifted me up with this wonderful gift. You are in my mind and in my heart. Thank you so very much.

–Pete (center), a Missouri DDS patient