S30 Ep18: Why Trinity Can’t Go to the Dentist

Aired: 6/25/2012 | 0:04:12 | Clip
Trinity's grandmother says that over two years she called 10 dentists for appointments, but because only 10 percent of Florida's dentists accept Medicaid, the five-year-old finally receives care for her infected teeth under general anesthesia at a hospital - at a cost of $18,000. Only 25 percent of Florida's Medicaid-eligible children get any kind of dental care.