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Mobile Dentist at Lincoln Elementary

BRUNSWICK COUNTY -- The Mobile Dentist were at Lincoln Elementary School on Tuesday to offer dental care to students who need it.

The service is provide to students on Medicaid and Health Choice. Dentists involved in the project planned to help the children one cavity at a time.

Officials estimated more than 20,000 students in New Hanover County alone without proper dental care.

The Mobile Dentist will be at Lincoln Elementary for about six more weeks. The project will stop at Gregory Elementary and Williston Middle schools afterwards.

Reported by Kim Gebbia

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