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CTMOM 2020 has been Cancelled
due to COVID-19 (coronavirus).

We are working on planning for our 2021 CTMOM. 


 CFDO Donates PPE for 2020



If you are suffering from severe dental pain and the pain is accompanied by a fever or pronounced swelling, DO NOT WAIT!  You should seek care at a local hospital emergency room immediately

You can also contact your local Community Health Center. They will provide you with dental services on a sliding scale basis. Click here to find a Community Health Center in your area.

Who should come to CTMOM?

Adults and children are welcome at CTMOM.

  • No child under the age of 18 will receive treatment unless accompanied by their parent or their legal guardian.

You can be a CTMOM patient if:

  • You do not have enough money to pay for dental care
  • You do not have a medically compromising condition that will prohibit you from receiving care
  • Personal identification/documentation is not required

Services CTMOM Provides

  • Treatment to patients of all ages
  • Cleanings
  • Extractions
  • Fillings
  • Limited root canals on front teeth only
  • Oral health education
  • Pre and post treatment medications - NO NARCOTICS
  • X-rays

Services CTMOM Does NOT Provide

  • Bone grafting
  • Braces
  • Crowns
  • Extraction of unerupted wisdom teeth
  • Full dentures
  • Gum surgery
  • Implants
  • Narcotics
  • Root canals on back teeth
  • Tooth whitening (bleaching)

What to expect

  • No appointments
  • Patients are seen on a first come, first served basis
  • The number of patients seen will be limited to the clinic capacity
  • There will be a waiting line to enter the clinic. Once inside, you will meet with a medical professional and a dentist for an initial evaluation of your dental needs.
  • The dental services provided at CTMOM include cleanings, fluoride treatments, sealants, x-rays, oral health instructions, fillings, root canal treatments, and extractions.
  • Due to the numbers of patients seen at CTMOM, we will not be able to treat every dental problem you may have.
  • In most cases, interpreters will be available to assist patients that speak languages other than English
  • Sign Language interpreters will be available to assist hearing impaired patients.

What to bring

  • Please bring a list of all your current medications.
  • On the day of the clinic, please be sure to take your medications according to your prescriptions.
  • Due to possible extended wait times, it is advisable to bring something to help you pass the time such as reading material, knitting, and crossword puzzles.
  • It is important to bring water, food and snacks with you.




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