Dental Day 2016: Recap

August 26, 2016

 

Last weekend, we hosted an event called Summit Gives: Dental Day 2016, where we donated our time and dental services to the community. The event was open to anyone who walked in, and each attendee was eligible for one free cleaning, filling or extraction. And we couldn’t believe how many people came out! We had 39 team members and some of their families on hand to volunteer for the event, which served 104 patients and donated $22,724 total in services. We were even featured on KMEG14-Siouxland News!

 

 

Oral Health for Older Adults

Keeping good oral hygiene habits is important at any age. As we get older, regular visits to the dentist remain necessary, particularly since changes to our health status can often affect our oral health. One study found that older adults with certain chronic conditions, such as diabetes and heart disease, are more at risk for […]

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