On Dec. 14, dentists Philip Harper, Chris Hansen and Nathan George, of Comfort Care Dental in Idaho Falls, offered free urgent dental care to anyone in the community who was in need.
They saw more than 125 patients and provided $42,856 worth of free dental services, mostly fillings and extractions.
Teton Pharmacy partnered with Comfort Care Dental to provide more than $3,000 worth of free prescriptions to patients for their follow-up treatment.
In addition, local businesses provided food, equipment, supplies and tools for the doctors, staff members, volunteers and patients. Contributors included The Morning Grind Coffee Hut, Papa John’s Pizza, Chick-fil-A, Jamba Juice of Ammon, Albertsons of Ammon, Smith’s Food, Love at First Bite, Signature Party Rentals, Treasure Labs, Eastern Idaho Technical College Dental Technologies and A1 Gas.