... and surrounding states each year, said Jon Tilton, a former dentist and one of the founding members of Kansas Mission of Mercy.
“It’s all done with private funds and generosity, and volunteer dentists bring their staff,” Tilton said. “It’s a very giving type of situation and unique certainly in the medical and dentistry industries to have something like this.”
Patients will undergo medical screening ahead of any procedures, Tilton said, and breakfast and lunch will be provided at no cost.
Because the services are provided on a first-come, first-served basis, attendees can begin to line up at 10 p.m...