Rhode Island

Donated Dental Services (DDS)


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


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

All counties are OPEN for applications

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Click here to download and print an application


Tonya Smith, DDS Coordinator
401.825.7722 (fax)

Dental Lifeline Network • Rhode Island
PO Box 175
West Warwick, RI 02893

To request an application please call the toll free number: 888.235.5826

Donated Dental Services (DDS)


Volunteer Dentists in Rhode Island


Volunteer Laboratories in Rhode Island


in Donated Treatment to Patients in Rhode Island


Patients treated in Rhode Island since 1989

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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Board of Directors

  • Martin C. Nager, DMD
  • Andrew J. Molak, DMD
    Vice President
  • Paul F. Calitri, DMD
  • Nick Barone, DDS
    Past President
  • Robert Bartro, DDS
  • M. Christine Benoit, DMD
  • Steven A. Brown, DMD
  • A. Thomas Correia, DDS
  • John E. Gage
  • Brian P. Hogan, DMD
  • Chris Klimecko
  • John Kusnarowis
  • Ryan Napolitano
  • Maureen Ross, RDH
  • Jennifer A. Torbett, DMD
  • Craig A. Van Dongen, DDS
  • Lisa Wood

Before, I had to cover my mouth when I smiled and I didn’t want to go out of the house. Now I get out there and talk to people and I smile away

–Patricia (center), a Rhode Island DDS patient