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A Message to Our Patients and Their Families

  • As of March 17, 2020, in an effort to reduce the transmission of COVID-19 in our community, all UMKC School of Dentistry clinics will be seeing PATIENTS OF RECORD FOR EMERGENCY APPOINTMENTS ONLY. If you have an appointment for dental care, your appointment is cancelled and you will be rescheduled at a later date.
  • EMERGENCIES INCLUDE: Injury to the mouth requiring sutures, 2. Swelling of the face or mouth, 3. Uncontrolled bleeding for the mouth, 4. Pain that is not controlled by over-the-counter medications.
  • When calling the on call emergency doctor, please let them know if any of the following apply to you: 1. Any flu-like symptoms, including fever, cough, sneezing or shortness of breath, Travel within the last two weeks, 3.  Contact with someone infected with COVID-19.
  • For emergency care for patients of record (seen in the last 12 months), please call 816-235-2100.
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