Does your dentist have wheels?  Ours does!  The Mobile Dental Unit provides portable comprehensive dental services to Pender County Schools during school hours Pre-k through 8th grade.


2020-2021 Tentative School Schedule

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** Schedule is subject to change**

 

 

Hours:

Monday-Thursday

8:00am-3:30pm

We will be rolling in to a school near you soon…

  • Burgaw Elementary & Head Start
  • Cape Fear Elementary & Middle
  • Malpass Corner Elementary & Head Start
  • North Topsail Elementary & Head Start
  • Penderlea School
  • Rocky Point Primary & Head Start
  • South Topsail Elementary
  • Surf City Elementary & Middle
  • Topsail Elementary & Topsail Middle
  • West Pender Middle

Services Offered by Mobile Dental Clinic

  • Comprehensive Dental Exam

    • Review of medical & dental history.
    • Examination & Periodontal evaluation to check for gum & bone disease.
    • Visual exam for cavities.
    • Bite examination.
  • Professional Teeth Cleaning

    • Detects gum erosion & pockets of bacteria.
    • Helps prevent decay.
    • Removes plaque buildup.
  • Dental Sealants

    • Thin plastic coatings applied to grooves on chewing surfaces of back teeth.
    • Play an important role in helping to prevent cavities.
    • Protect chewing surfaces from tooth decay by keeping germs & food particles out of grooves.
  • Composite Fillings (Tooth Colored)

    • We offer the newest composite fillings to match tooth color.
  • Fluoride Treatments

    • Fluoride treatments are available on the mobile dental bus to make teeth strong and help protect from decay.
  • X-Rays

    • X-rays will be done to check for cavities and bone loss.

Pender County Health Department offers a Sliding Fee Scale Discount based on family size and income.  Please call 910-259-1230 for a Sliding Fee Scale Application.  No one will be denied services based on inability to pay.

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COVID-19 vaccination appointments are NOW being accepted for everyone 12 years and older. Schedule your appointment in Burgaw or Hampstead. (Moderna vaccine is only approved for age 18 and up.)

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