Dr. Phillips kicked off the month of November with an educational presentation on the importance of oral hygiene to the students of Lee McShan Elementary. With the support of teachers and staff, Dr. Phillips got the kids excited about brushing and flossing by educating them on why taking care of … Read more about Dallas Chapter Spreads Awareness About the Importance of Oral Health Through Educational Presentation
Project Save A Mouth (PSAM) is a national organization that strives to improve general health and well-being by increasing oral health awareness and practices. Through partnerships with charities, companies, schools, government sectors, and medical professionals on national and local levels, the PSAM coalition works together to teach children the importance of healthy dental habits and how to prevent certain health issues in the future.
Our PSAM members are hard at work. Keep checking this page to find their most recent events.
On Thursday, November 2, 2017, selfies saved local smiles. At the start of October, the Fresno chapter of PSAM launched the I Save Smiles campaign as a community effort to spread oral health awareness. Fresno’s patients took selfies with their staff to further spread awareness about the importance … Read more about Fresno Chapter Donates Oral Health Packages to Local Homeless Shelter
On August 25, 2017, Dr. McGee of the Albuquerque chapter of PSAM had the honor of supervising dental hygiene students from Pima Medical Institute giving routine dental exams and an educational presentation on the importance of oral hygiene to the kids at CLNkids. CLNkids is an incredible non-profit … Read more about CLNkids Homeless Shelter Members Receive Routine Cleaning and Learn About Oral Health
Did you know that an estimated 51 million school hours per year are lost due to dental-related illness? On August 5, 2017, the Fresno chapter of Project Save A Mouth participated in Sierra Vista Mall’s 2nd Annual Back to School Bash that impacted the community by the thousands! Dr. Kheradpir and … Read more about Annual Back to School Bash Highlights Oral Health
Drs. Phillips and Ray had the honor of presenting to the children at Vogel Alcove on July 20, 2017, about the importance of oral health. Vogel Alcove is an organization that is dedicated to serving the needs of homeless children in our community. They help the children succeed in life, despite their … Read more about Vogel Alcove Homeless Shelter Members in Dallas Learn About Oral Health
On May 22, 2017, Dr. William Phillips and Dr. Nadia Lyotard represented the Dallas chapter of PSAM at Dan D. Rogers Elementary. This marked the first school visit for the local chapter of what will be many to come. They spoke to the youngsters about proper oral health habits with a fun and … Read more about ELEMENTARY STUDENTS IN DALLAS GET HEALTHY
After the Oklahoma City chapter’s school presentation at Linwood Elementary, The City Sentinel picked up the story. We appreciate the further spread of our message of positive oral health to their readership. Check out the full article here. … Read more about THE CITY SENTINEL COVERS PROJECT SAVE A MOUTH IN OKLAHOMA CITY
May 17, 2017, marked the second school visit for the Oklahoma City chapter of Project Save A Mouth, this time at Linwood Elementary School. Dr. Robert Bryan of Oral Surgery Specialists of Oklahoma and Dr. Bailey Schnebel Coleman taught the eager young students about best oral hygiene practices and … Read more about LINWOOD ELEMENTARY LEARNS ABOUT ORAL HEALTH