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Dental group hosts free dentistry, blood drive

Published: Saturday, April 20, 2013 5:30 a.m. CDT

DeKALB – DeKalb Dental Group is offering a free cleaning, extraction or filling to 100 people from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. May 10.

Drs.Truyen Nguyen and Binh Dinh and their team are participating in Free Dentistry Day, which started in 2001 to provide dental care to Americans without dental insurance. Participants much be age 17 or older. Patients will be accepted on a first come, first served basis.

For more information, call 815-756-4430 or visit www.freedentistryday.org.

In addition, Heartland Blood Centers will host a blood drive at DeKalb Dental Care, 2707 Sycamore Road, from 8 a.m. to noon May 10. Appointments can be made online at www.heartlandbc.org or by calling Jamie Lauer at 815-758-7268.

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