Iowa Mission of Mercy to host free of charge dental clinic in Des Moines

The last time the Iowa Dental Foundation’s annual free two-day dental clinic, acknowledged as the Iowa Mission of Mercy, hosted its clinic in Des Moines, the year was 2013.

About $1.3 million in dental care was offered at no expense to 1,475 sufferers, said Zach Kouri, president of the Iowa Dental Foundation and clinic main of Iowa Mission of Mercy.

The basis introduced Wednesday in the course of a information conference that the dental clinic is coming back to Des Moines in November. And this 12 months, Kouri hopes to provide at the very least 1,800 individuals $1.5 million in cost-free dental care. 

“I think it truly is likely to be our greatest Iowa Mission of Mercy at any time,” Kouri explained.

When and where by will the free of charge dental clinic be held?

This year’s clinic will be hosted from 6 a.m. to 5 p.m. on Nov. 4 and Nov. 5 at the Diverse Industries Building on the Iowa Condition Fairgrounds.