At each clinic location, Filling the Gap Dental Outreach is able to see over 1000 patients
annually to help address this urgent problem and keep low income Torontonians out of pain.
An analysis of hospital emergency room visits for dental pain in Ontario in 2013 found 58,882
visits at a cost of around $30 million.
Filling the Gap Dental Outreach helps to keep patients with dental pain out of hospital
emergency rooms and physicians offices where they will receive a prescription as a temporary
fix. Our volunteer clinics enable emergency dental patients to receive the specialist care they