People looking for dental care can find it at the Pierce College Dental Hygiene Clinic in Lakewood.
The program operates the clinic at the colleges Fort Steilacoom campus in Lakewood. Patients are treated by students under close supervision of professors, who are licensed dental hygienists and dentists.
Students render the care, and the licensed dental hygienists and dentists check all patient treatment, said Monica Hospenthal, the program director.
The clinic incorporates $700,000 worth of state-of-the-art dental equipment that was installed last fall.