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Stories with subject: Dentistry
  • VCU School of Dentistry receives $2.4 million grant 
    Updated: Aug-26-15 3:52 am

    RICHMOND, Virginia - The Virginia Commonwealth University School of Dentistry has received a $2.4 million federal grant.

  • Free dental clinic brings a smile to hundreds in Fairbanks 
    Updated: Aug-16-15 9:22 am

    FAIRBANKS, Alaska - Diana LaBumbard got in line for free dental care outside the Carlson Center before midnight. She wasn't the first person there.

  • Facing rising dental costs, seniors head to Mexico 
    Updated: Aug-10-15 9:02 am

    LOS ALGODONES, Mexico - Mark Bolzern traveled 3,700 miles to go to the dentist. The 56-year-old Anchorage, Alaska, native left home this spring, made a pit stop in Las Vegas to pick up a friend, and kept heading south, all the way to Los Algodones, Mexico, a small border town teeming with dental offices.

  • Facing rising dental costs, seniors head to Mexico story has photos
    Updated: Aug-09-15 2:11 pm

    LOS ALGODONES, Mexico - Mark Bolzern traveled 3,700 miles to go to the dentist. The 56-year-old Anchorage, Alaska, native left home this spring, made a pit stop in Las Vegas to pick up a friend, and kept heading south, all the way to Los Algodones, Mexico, a small border town teeming with dental offices.