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Oral Health Care in Guatemala

  Smile Generation®-trusted offices are committed to providing oral health care to people across the world. In April 2018, a group of eight volunteers partnered with the Pacific Dental Services® Foundation’s Dental Clinic to serve members of rural communities in Xenacoj, Guatemala. Over three days, over 125 people traveled rugged terrain—some for nearly two hours—to […]

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April is Oral Cancer Awareness Month. Do you know the signs of oral cancer?

According to The Oral Cancer Foundation, almost 50,000 people in the U.S. will be diagnosed with oral cancer this year. The good news is there is an 80-90% survival rate when diagnosed and treated early. To help make sure as many people as possible get that early diagnosis, the month of April has been designated […]

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2018 Smile Generation Serve Ambassadors

Smile Generation Serve Ambassadors are volunteers who are passionate about community service and want to encourage those around them to participate in local, national and international service.

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Restoring Lives and Smiles!

The Pacific Dental Services® Foundation mobile dental clinic visits The Samaritan Center of Simi Valley Since 1994, The Samaritan Center of Simi Valley has been serving homeless individuals.  Through outreach programs provided at the center, guests have access to public mental health services, job recruitment, veterans’ services, and more. The Samaritan Center’s goal is to […]

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Fun Facts About Teeth – History of Dentistry

Since National Dentist Day is March 6, we thought we would take a look back at the history of dentistry this month. Dentistry may seem like a modern profession, but fossils and historical writings show that dentists have been around for a long, long time. There is even an ancient Egyptian manuscript that talks about […]

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A New Home And A New Smile

Smile Generation®-trusted offices from Louisiana came together with Habitat for Humanity of Greater Baton Rouge to provide a new home for one special community member.

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Smiling Toothbrush Cup

Move over Valentine’s Day. February is also National Children’s Dental Health Month!

There’s more to this month than flowers, love notes and chocolates. February is also National Children’s Dental Health Month! To celebrate, we’re going to talk about the importance of kid’s dental health today.

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Serving with the Smile Generation – 2017 Highlights

As we reflect on 2017, we are grateful for the good things that happened and the countless uplifting moments we enjoyed because of what we do. At the same time, we are reminded of the natural disasters that affected the lives of those surrounding us. From the devastating hurricanes in Florida and Houston, to the […]

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Avoiding Holiday Mishaps

Avoiding Holiday Dental Mishaps

Lots of factors could lead up to a dental mishap. Smile Generation-trusted dentist, Dr. Beatriz Springer from Keller Modern Dentistry in Fort Worth, Texas shares some insights on what could contribute to a dental emergency around the holiday season and a preventative approach to caring for your smile.

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Halloween Candy and Kids’ Oral Health

What is more paradoxical than Halloween candy and your children’s oral health? We brought in a Smile Generation®-trusted Pediatric Dentist, Dr. Isabel Simpson at Every Kids Dentist & Orthodontics in Surprise, AZ to shed some light on the dilemma candy brings to our teeth and offer the best options.

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