Wise MOM 2022


Wise MOM 2022

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Wise MOM 2022

UVA College at Wise Convocation Center 

Providing all dental care at Wise County Health Fair for the past 23 YEARS!

Join the MOM Team! Register today.

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The University of Virginia’s College at Wise (Convocation Center)

The Mission of Mercy project will be returning to Wise County for the 21 mission July 22-23, 2022. The MOM pilot project was held in Wise County in 2000. Since that time, 24,423 Southwest Virginia area patients have received free dental care valued at $21.1 million.

There is a profound need for access to affordable dental services in Southwest Virginia. Wise MOM is a 2-day dental clinic conducted each year in July to provide free dental services including cleanings, fillings, oral surgery, x-rays and dentures (prescreened individuals only for dentures).

Wise MOM is made possible by partnerships with the Virginia Dental Association, VCU School of Dentistry and Dental Hygiene, Virginia Health Care Foundation and a host of other sponsors.

Wise MOM is Returning to UVA College Wise in 2022!

Volunteer Information

Volunteer registration is currently open. Help is needed in all areas. Your support is greatly appreciated!

Best Western (Wise).... (276) 328-3500

Inn at Wise (Wise).... (276) 321-7600
Econo Lodge Inn & Suites (Norton).... (276) 679-7000

Days Inn (Norton).... (276) 679-5340
Super 8 (Norton) ....(276) 679-0893

Quality Inn and Suites (Big Stone Gap).... (276) 523-5911

Patient Information

In 2022, the Wise Mission of Mercy Project will be held Friday, July 22nd and Saturday, July 23rd at The University of Virginia’s College at Wise (Convocation Center), 437 Stadium Dr., Wise, VA  24293.

Adults and children will be seen for free dental care on a first-come first-serve basis for their most immediate need. Please come prepared to wait in long lines. There is no overnight parking at UVA Wise. Parking will open at 4am Friday and Saturday. Clinic hours are 7am – 5pm Friday and Saturday. Pre-registration for the first 200 patients will be held on Thursday, July 21 at the UVA Wise Convocation Center. Doors will open for pre-registration at 12noon.

There is a one year waiting list for full dentures. Patients receiving dentures at the 2019 project were examined and approved for the denture waiting list at the July 2018 MOM project. In order to be placed on the waiting list for 2023 a patient must register at Wise MOM 2022 (Convocation Center) and be examined by the denture specialist on site.

Sponsors and Partners

Virginia Dental Association

VCU School of Dentistry and Dental Hygiene

Virginia Department of Health

Henry Schein, Inc.

Henry Schein Cares

DentaQuest

Virginia Health Care Foundation

United Concordia Dental

Northrop Grumman

VA Dental Hygienists Association

Virginia Dental Assistants Association

Commonwealth Dental Hygienists Society

Ballad Health

Commonwealth Dental Hygienists Society

Dominion Energy Charitable Foundation

Dominion National

Dr. Dustin Reynolds, Forest Hill Endodontics

Dr. Carrington Crawford, Lynchburg Dental Center

HairVolution

Oral Health Foundation of the Pierre Fauchard Academy

Professional Protector Plan for Dentists

Southern Gray Dental Lab

Sykes, Inc.

United Concordia Dental

UnitedHealthcare

Contact Information

Barbara Rollins, Director of Logistics, MOM
804-620-4032
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Wish to make a donation?
Make check payable to "VDA Foundation" and note "MOM Project" on the memo line.
Mail donations to:
VDA Foundation
Attn: MOM
3460 Mayland Court, Suite 300
Richmond, VA 23233
Thank you!!

Vdaf Success Stories

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C. C.

Culpeper, Virginia

C.C., a veteran, needed dentures to help with glycemic control for management of his diabetes. Once our DDS volunteer dentist had completed full upper and lower dentures for C.C., he could not only eat a healthier diet but was thrilled that his beloved grandchildren were no longer frightened of his appearance and now happy to be near him!


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