Ashland Dental Clinic
Kno-Ho-Co-Ashland Community Action Commission is a 501(c)3 non-profit social service organization established in 1965 that serves residents of Knox, Holmes, Coshocton, and Ashland Counties. The primary goal of Kno-Ho-Co-Ashland is to identify and address community needs by providing essential services to individuals and/or families within a four county radius. The Ashland Dental Clinic, a health service of Kno-Ho-Co-Ashland CAC, was established in 1998 and has been serving area residents for over 13 years. Its mission is to be a sound and consistent source of dental services to area residents who could not otherwise afford to go to the dentist.
The caring and professional staff of three dentists, one dental hygienist, three dental assistants, and one expanded functions dental auxiliary. The dental clinic is a fully equipped facility with six dental chairs and is handicap accessible. The clinic provides comprehensive dental care, including examinations and radiographs, as well as preventive services such as cleanings, fluoride treatments and dental sealants. Restorative treatments include fillings, root canals, crowns, night guards, extractions and dentures.
In 2000, the Ashland Dental Clinic received the Access to Dental Care Award from the Ohio Dental Association. Additionally, the dental clinic was also a recipient of a “Best Practices” Award from the Ohio State University’s John Glenn Institute for Public Service and Public Policy. And finally, two United Way Awards have been bestowed to the Ashland Dental Clinic in 2003 and 2005 including the “Bronze Award” in recognition of outstanding service to people in the community.
The Ashland Dental Clinic is open Monday, Thursday and Friday from 8:30 am to 4:30 pm; Tuesday, 8:30 am to 4:00 pm; and Wednesday, 8:00 am to 4:00 pm. Walk-ins are welcome on Monday and Wednesday mornings on a first come, first served basis offering care from 10:00 am until noon on those days. The clinic accepts all forms of Medicaid and offers sliding fee payments for those clients who meet federal poverty guidelines. The Ashland Dental Clinic is located at 1027 East Main Street in Ashland Ohio. For more information, please visit www.knohoco.org.
|Dr. Schwartz with patient|
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