California Dental Association Foundation to host free clinic this weekend in Bakersfield
BAKERSIFELD, Calif. (KBAK/KBFX) —
The California Dental Association Foundation will host a free dental clinic this weekend in Bakersfield.
The clinic will be held Friday and Saturday at the Kern County Fairgrounds. The clinics begin at 5:30 a.m.
Dentists, dental and health professionals, and community volunteers will donate their time and provide oral health care and education to approximately 2,000 patients.
An estimated 30 percent of Californians face barriers to dental care. CDA Cares educates the public and policymakers about the importance of good oral health and the need for a state Medi-Cal dental program.
For more information, visit cdafoundation.org/bakersfield.