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Big Hearts Making a Big Impact

Serving Our Communities on Smile Generation Serve Day 2017 Smile Generation Serve Day is an annual day of service as part of a nationwide campaign of giving. It focuses on dental care and also includes local service projects, such as cleaning up community parks and volunteering at local food banks. On Saturday, August 19th 2017, […]

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Smiles Around The Country: July 2017 Recap

Doing Good in the Good Ol’ Summertime Summer – it’s the time for beach days and relaxing vacations, and family BBQs and sipping iced tea by the pool. But for Smile Generation team members around the country, it’s also the time to volunteer and give back to their communities. Just in the month of July, […]

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A better smile with fewer trips to the dentist? Yes, please!

If you dread visiting the dentist (and even if you don’t) you’ll be thrilled to hear about some of the differences today in advanced dentistry. For many, it’s a whole new experience that’s resulting in better smiles with fewer trips to the dentist. And let’s face it—who can argue with that? Some of these game-changing […]

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What to Do in a Dental Emergency!

 Emergency Appointments Available. And some helpful hints to hold you over until you can be seen. Dental emergencies occur at the most inconvenient times. The good news is—most can be avoided. Brushing your teeth twice a day, flossing to remove debris your toothbrush is unable to reach, and keeping a regular schedule of dental visits for cleaning […]

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Dress for Success Houston’s Dental Dream Day

Smile Generation®-Trusted Clinicians Provide A Helping Hand To Dress For Success by Dr. Jacob Dent On Saturday May 16, 2015, I, alongside some amazing Smile Generation-trusted clinicians and team members, provided donated dentistry—which included cleaning, fillings, oral surgery, and CEREC® crowns—to 80 local women through the PDS Serve Foundation™ and Dress For Success (DFS) Houston. This was my first […]

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World Water Day – Traveling Jerrycan

Thousands have lived without love, not one without water. W. H. Auden   More than 748 million people lack access to clean water, over 20x the population of California! World Water Day is March 22, 2105 — and people all over the world will bring awareness to the water crisis. Over the last three weeks, jerrycans […]

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Uncovering the Roots Behind National Toothache Day & Common Causes for Toothaches

Did you know that National Toothache Day is a real holiday? “Celebrated” every February 9, National Toothache Day shares the same day as the founding of Hershey Chocolate Corporation in the year 1894. The Feast of Saint Apollonia, the Christian patroness of dentistry, is also celebrated February 9.  Coincidence perhaps? Whatever the reason is behind the creation of […]

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Smile Generation®-Trusted Dentists and Members Travel to Fiji to Serve Those in Need

On July 26, 2013, members and trusted dentists of The Smile Generation® embarked on a trip to the Mission at Natuvu Creek in Fiji to provide free dentistry to those in need. The Mission is located on the island of Vanua Levu, Fiji’s second largest island. Altogether, The Smile Generation-trusted clinicians helped nearly 170 children […]

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2012 Year End Roundup of Smile Generation Events

The world didn’t end in 2012 as predicted. Instead, we look back at a year that, we at the Smile Generation can truly be thankful for. Some of the year’s highlights include a trip with actors Jada Pinkett Smith and Will Smith and charity: water to bring clean water to Ethiopia; dental outreach missions to […]

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Smile Generation Dentists Travel Abroad to Serve Those in Need

On June 21, seven members of The Smile Generation family embarked on a trip to the Mission at Natuvu Creek on the island of Vanua Levu, Fiji’s second largest island, to provide free dentistry to those in need. During their 4-day visit to the Mission, the team of dentists and staff members helped children and adults in […]

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