Nurturing good dental habits at a young age is critical in establishing long-term dental health. said Dr. Joseph Chakar, DDS.
Irvine, Calif. (PRWEB) August 05, 2014
Smile Brands Inc., one of the nation’s leading providers of business support services to dental groups in the United States, announced today that Bright Now! Dental® has partnered with Colgate’s Bright Smiles, Bright Futures® to provide free oral health education, dental screenings and treatment referrals to children.
On Tuesday, August 12 from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. PST, Colgate’s Mobile Dental Van will be at Bright Now! Dental’s Pico Rivera office located at 8963 Washington Blvd, Pico Rivera, CA, 90660. As part of the Colgate Bright Smiles, Bright Futures® program, volunteer dental professionals will be on site to provide children ages 1-12 with a free dental screening, an oral care “report card” and a take-home kit containing learning materials and Colgate® product. No reservations are required – this event is available to the public.
“Nurturing good dental habits at a young age is critical in establishing long-term dental health,” said Dr. Joseph Chakar, DDS at the Pico Rivera office. “We are thrilled to join Colgate to make a greater impact in establishing these habits among children throughout the Pico Rivera area. In providing access to free dental exams we hope to eliminate the barrier for families in taking the next step toward health.”
Attendees of the August 12 event will also have the chance to win a series of raffle prizes, 6 take-home teeth-whitening kits, and discounts for future dental work.
About Smile Brands Inc.
Smile Brands Inc. is one of the largest providers of support services to dental groups in the United States. Smile Brands Inc. provides comprehensive business support services so dentists can spend more time caring for their patients and less time on the administrative, marketing and financial aspects of operating a dental practice. Smile Brands Inc. services support more than 1,300 dentists and hygienists practicing in nearly 370 Bright Now!® Dental, Monarch Dental®, and Castle Dental® offices in 18 states.
Nearly three quarters of a million people a year take advantage of extended evening and weekend office hours, convenient locations, affordable prices, and flexible payment plans for quality, full-service dental care including general and cosmetic dentistry, and specialty services such as orthodontics at affiliated Smile Brands offices.
Based in Irvine, Calif., Smile Brands Inc. and its affiliated dental offices combined employ approximately 4,600 people nationwide. For more information, visit http://www.smilebrands.com.