TROY N.Y.- Free dental care will be provided at Hudson Valley Community College on Friday and Saturday.
The first ever New York State Mission of Mercy Free Dental Clinic will be held inside the College’s Edward F. McDonough Sports Complex in Troy.
Organizers are expected to treat more than 1,000 patients over the course of Friday and Saturday.
The clinic will provide a range of dental service for all ages, which are available on a first-come basis. Services include cleanings, fillings, extractions, x-rays, oral surgery, root canal treatment on front teeth, partial prosthesis and general health screenings.
The two-day dental clinic will begin at 6 a.m. and run until it reaches capacity. Those who cannot be treated Friday will receive preference on Saturday.