By: Alyssa Foster Staff-Writer The IU South Bend Dental Hygiene Clinic hosted a no-charge Kid’s Dental Day on Feb. 15 for families in the South Bend area. The event provided over $9165 of services to the community for free. A total of 33 children received dental treatment, and families received information on dental care and
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By: Mabel Myers Staff Writer The Dental Hygiene Program and clinic at IU South Bend provides students with the opportunity to obtain a bachelor’s degree, local anesthesia license and a license to administer and monitor nitrous oxide. After students graduate, they go on to take their board exams to obtain their license to practice publicly.
Click photos for captions By: SARAH E. WARD Staff Writer The former location of IU South Bend’s dental hygiene clinic was crowded, aging and not meant to be a permanent dental clinic. Still, the program had been operating in Riverside Hall along Northside Boulevard since 1969, where it was intended to stay only on a