FAQs

When is Give Kids a Smile day?

VCU’s is typically the first Friday in February (that’s a tongue twister!) of every year, but there are many other events throughout the state.  See the link at right to check other events that may be in your area.

Which children are seen on Give Kids a Smile Day?

We see children between the ages of six months to 17 years that do not have insurance.  If your child is over 17, VCU Dental Care has an excellent, affordable clinic for adults; call 804-828-9190 to schedule an appointment.

What if my child is covered by insurance?

We would love to see your child for his or her next appointment.  Call 804-828-9095 to schedule a time that fits your schedule. We accept Medicaid, Smiles for Children, Delta Dental, and many other health plans. Call if you have questions.

Where can I go to see if I qualify for Medicaid?

To speak with a Smiles for Children representative, call 1-888-912-3456. Or click here to see if you are eligible and find a local representative.

When should I first start taking them to the dentist?

Around their first birthday.  See the Dental Health Tips to see many other helpful hints.

our next event

Our next event is Feb. 5, 2016. Call (804) 828-9095 to schedule an appointment.

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