Donated Dental Services (DDS) in Oregon

Information for applicants

Applicants must meet ONE of the following criteria. 

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

AND have no other means to afford or receive dental care.

What to expect?

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

Due to lengthy waitlists, applications are ONLY being accepted from the following counties: Multnomah.
Veteran applicants are encouraged to apply in all counties. 

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!​

Oregon Program Contact

Marsha Thomas, DDS Coordinator

303.534.5290 (fax)

Dental Lifeline Network • Oregon

1800 15th Street, Suite 100
Denver, CO 80202

All applications must be submitted through a DDS Coordinator.

About the Oregon DDS Program


Volunteer Dentists in Oregon


Volunteer Laboratories in Oregon


in Donated Treatment to Patients in Oregon


Patients treated in Oregon since 1988

Oregon Donated Dental Services (DDS) State Annual Report

Leadership Council

Gerald L. Kennedy, DMD


Robert S. Kravitz, DDS

Derrick Luksch

James McMahan, DMD, FAGD

Stephen Persichetti, DDS, MBS

Deborah Struckmeier, DMD

Barry Taylor, DMD

Sponsors & Funders

Oregon Dental Association

The Guardian Life Insurance Company of America

Swigert Foundation

Rose E. Tucker Charitable Trust

Wheeler Foundation


“Areli was my first patient through Donated Dental Services, and now I’m a huge fan. She was a sweetheart. Any time you can do volunteer service, it will make you happier. Making other people smile is a wonderful thing!”

– Dr. Aaron Haskett (left), an Oregon DDS volunteer

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

Phone: 303.534.5360
Fax: 303.534.5290

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