Dental professionals volunteer to help give youngsters a bright smile in Willmar, Minn.
Tyler Mealhouse opened wide as Dr. Michael Gardner and dental assistant Kim Moline applied sealant to his teeth. Gardner kept up a steady stream of reassuring conversation as he worked.
"This isn't so bad, is it?" he asked the 11-year-old. "Let's put this right on there and we'll go over the back of the tooth."
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