WATE: Dentist and local foundation give free dental work to kids in need

Posted by on March 13, 2013 in Blog, SRW Clients in the News

 

What looks like a semi-truck is actually a mobile dental lab that rolls right up to area schools.

Students in Blount County got some help from a retired dentist and the Elgin Foundation of Knoxville, which believes if a child has trouble with their teeth, they have trouble learning.

Five-year-old Jibriel Koko learned what a visit to the dentist is all about when 6 News visited his school.

The kindergartner at Alcoa Elementary School already had a mouthful of dental problems, and retired dentist Dr. Darrel Clabough was determined to fix them.

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