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‘MOM-n-PA’ Provides Free Dental Care to Thousands

A massive event that provides more than a million dollars of free dental services to thousands in our area happens Friday, June 7, and Saturday, June 8. The eve...

A massive event that provides more than a million dollars of free dental services to thousands in our area happens Friday, June 7, and Saturday, June 8.

The event is called “MOM-n-PA” which stands for Mission of Mercy in Pennsylvania.

Newswatch 16's Ryan Leckey spotlighted the program Friday morning.

The annual two-day, free dental care event provides people dental treatment at no cost. It includes cleanings, fillings, extractions and more!

The event takes place Friday, June 7 and Saturday, June 8, 2019, at Mohegan Sun Arena near Wilkes-Barre. The doors open at 6 a.m.

Click here for more information for patients.

June 7 is geared toward adults. Saturday, June 8, is more for children 12 and under as more pediatric dentists will be on hand.

Treatment is provided on a first-come, first-served basis. Patients do not preregister.

All services are provided free of charge by dedicated professionals who volunteer their time.

Newswatch 16 first spotlighted the two-day event back in April. Head here to see the story.