• Queens Care Dental and Vision Program



    Access to dental and vision service is a constant challenge for students and their families. A partnership with LAUSD Nursing Services, QueensCare and USC School of Dentistry provides services to the students in the central Los Angeles area. The mobile dental units serve the students in their schools with the least amount of academic interruption and provide the following services:


    • Dental services for second through fifth grade students at selected 
      elementary schools
    • Education for parents and students about dental care and preventive measures
    • Dental follow-up care within a two year turn around to the same schools and 
      assessing the success of the program
    • A comprehensive eye exam and prescription is offered to the seventh graders at 
      27 selected middle schools identified as having over 75% student population 
      receiving free or reduced lunch
    • Referral to QueensCare outside clinics
    • Education for students regarding the care of their eyes and the glasses received
     

     
    Contact:

    Carmen Montes, RN, MA
    District Nursing Services
    Phone: (213) 202-7531
    carmen.montes@lausd.net
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