Free dental event set for June 9

May 25, 2012

Dr. Bruce Burley and Dr. Brandon Burley will host Hagerstown's annual Dentistry From The Heart (DFTH) event on Saturday, June 9, at Hagerstown Smiles Dental Care, 1115 Mt. Aetna Road, Hagerstown.

The dentists will provide a free day of dental care from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. June 9, on a first-come, first-serve basis.

The line will begin at 8 p.m. Friday, June 8.

Doctors will provide patients with a free extraction, filling or cleaning.

"It all comes down to wanting to provide something greater to my community," said Dr. Bruce Burley. "The services provided by Dentistry From the Heart helps more than just a patients teeth, it gives them a renewed reason to smile."

In 2001, Dentistry From The Heart started with New Port Richey dentist Dr. Vincent Monticciolo as a way to giving back to the community and provide aid to the growing number of Americans without dental insurance.

Since its inception, Dentistry From The Heart has grown to include over 200 annual events nationwide and provided more than 45,000 people with free dental care services.

Dentistry From The Heart is a registered nonprofit organization that provides free dental work for people those in need.

In the past nine years, Dentistry From The Heart events have contributed more that $8 million in free dentistry and helped more that 45,000 patients across the country. For more information, visit

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