Photo Cutline: CBC dental hygiene students offer their services to the general public through CBC’s Dental Hygiene Clinic. All services are $10 or less and are conducted under the supervision of trained faculty and staff. The clinic is now accepting appointments for the fall 2014 semester. Please call (361) 354-2555 to schedule your appointment.
The Coastal Bend College (CBC) Dental Hygiene Program invites the community to take advantage of the low cost dental care services available at the college. The CBC Dental Hygiene clinic offers reduced priced services to help increase public awareness of the importance of maintaining good oral health and hygiene. Dental hygienists are available to see patients on Mondays and Wednesdays for preventative dental care.
Services available include teeth cleaning, fluoride treatments, dental x-rays, site – specific antimicrobial placement and pit/fissure sealants placement.
“Utilizing the CBC Dental Hygiene Clinic can save individuals hundreds of dollars. The students and program faculty are proud to offer high quality preventative services that put affordable dental care within everyone’s reach. We also conduct outreach programs at various elementary schools because all of us in the dental hygiene division feel strongly about giving back to the community. Our program is going strong, and the students are off to a fantastic start this semester,” said CBC Dental Hygiene Program Director Connie Griffin.
Appointments can be made in the following time slots:
· Mondays and Wednesdays at 8:30 a.m., 12:00 p.m., and 2:30 p.m.
· Fees: $10 for the general public, $5 for students with a current student ID, and free for all senior citizens over 65, CBC faculty and staff, and military (both active and retired). Multiple appointments and x-rays and/or sealants are available at no additional charge to all patients.
To make an appointment, call the dental clinic at (361) 354-2555. The dental clinic is located at the CBC Beeville campus on 3800 Charco Road.