New Kirksville dental school addresses Missouri dentist shortage

Wednesday, October 2, 2013 | 6:00 a.m. CDT; updated 10:57 p.m. CDT, Wednesday, October 2, 2013

KIRKSVILLE — Only 13 of 114 counties in Missouri have enough dentists, but a new dental school in Kirksville hopes to raise that number by graduating dentists with a public health mission.