A free dental clinic is coming to the Exposition Center at Wisconsin State Fair Park in 2018. The Wisconsin Dental Association Foundation, in cooperation with the WDA, will host its 9th Mission of Mercy dental clinic on June 22 – 23, 2018. The Mission of Mercy is a free temporary dental clinic with
care provided by licensed dental professionals who volunteer their time and expertise to help anyone needing oral treatment. Care is provided on a first-come first-served basis to the uninsured, the underinsured or anyone who finds it difficult to obtain dental treatment.
The goal of this event is to serve as many as of 2,000 patients over the two days of the clinic and provide more than $1 million in dental care. The emphasis is on basic dental treatment such as fillings, extractions and cleanings, as well as educating patients on the importance of good oral health care. Since the first Wisconsin Mission of Mercy event in La Crosse in 2009, more than 15,360 children and adults have received in excess of $9.08 million in oral health care at no cost to the