Tennessee dental clinic serving uninsured residents receives $100K in funding

The Community Clinic of Shelbyville and Bedford County in Shelbyville, Tenn., received $100,000 in state funding, according to a May 23 report by News Channel 5 Nashville.

The clinic, which provides both dental and medical care to low-income and uninsured patients, is the only low-cost clinic in Bedford county. 

The funding will be used to expand operation hours and to hire a part-time dentist in July, the report said. 

Services offered at the clinic include tooth extractions, dentures and basic dental care. 

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