Benco Dental Clinic - LCCC Nanticoke

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General Information
Description of ProgramThe Dental Hygiene Program at LCCC provides dental hygiene care at the Benco Dental Health Clinic four to five days a week from September through April. The dental hygiene students demonstrate competency in all clinical skills before providing patient care.
ObjectivesPreventive dental hygiene services.
Geographic AreaLuzerne County
Public TransportationLCTA bus
Intake ProcedureCall to schedule an appointment. reatment in the Clinic proceeds more slowly than in a dental office because the services are rendered by students and carefully evaluated by the faculty. Appointments are usually two to four hours in length and patients may have to visit the Clinic more than one time to complete treatment.
Intake RequirementsScheduled appointment.
Funded ByLCCC
Client Information
Intended ParticipantsLCCC students, faculty, staff and members of the community.
EligibilityLCCC has an "Open Admissions" policy. Students who have obtained a high school diploma or graduate equivalency diploma (GED) will be accepted to the college. Students whose academic record and personal qualification indicate potential for success will also be considered for admission on an individual basis. Open admissions does not guarantee acceptance to selective Health Science Programs.
Fees or Charges
Types of FeesFREE to LCCC students, faculty and staff: Members of the community are charged the minimal fees.
Hours of OperationSpring & Falll Semester Appointment Times
Contact Information
Contact's PositionBenco Dental Clinic
Contact's Phone570-740-0446
Physical Site Address 1Carrozza Health Science Center
Physical Site Address 242 East Main Street
Physical Site City, State, ZipNanticoke, PA 18634
Mailing Address 1Carrozza Health Science Center
Mailing Address 242 E Main St.
Mailing City, State, ZipNanticoke, PA 18634
Main Phone570-740-0446
Hotline Phone800-377-5222
Director Information
Director's NameCathryn Brown
Director's PositionDriector
Additional Information
Update typefax
Affiliated Agency and Services
Affiliated Agency:
Luzerne County Community College
This Program: Benco Dental Clinic - LCCC Nanticoke
Affiliated Services: Benco Dental Clinic - LCCC