With all of the changes to healthcare lately, some people in our area might be looking to save money including when it comes to taking care of their teeth. A dental clinic in Luzerne County won’t only help you when it comes to keeping your gums looking great, but also benefits area students in different ways. It all connects to the “Benco Dental Clinic at Luzerne County Community College.” According to the college, the clinic “offers obtainable, quality dental health care to the community at minimal cost. Community members who participate as patients provide a benefit to the dental hygiene students by helping them fulfill their educational requirements. The clinic provides low cost preventive dental hygiene services including teeth cleanings, dental x-rays, fluoride treatments, and sealants for children.”
Fall semester hours are Mondays at 4 p.m., Tuesdays and Thursdays at 1:30 p.m., and Fridays at 8:30 a.m. Spring semester hours are Mondays at 4 and 6 p.m., Tuesdays and Thursdays at 8:30 and 10:30 a.m., and Fridays at 1:30 and 3:30 p.m. Fees are $15 for adults, $10 for senior citizens, and $5 for children 18 and under.
The number to call for an appointment is (570) 740-0446.