ORANGE, Calif., Jan. 5, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Brident Dental & Orthodontics, a leader in accessible, affordable, high-quality oral health care, today launched "Smiles for Schools," a partnership and support program for intermediate and secondary schools.
The "Smiles for Schools" sponsorship program will pair each of the over 200 offices of Western Dental & Orthodontics and its affiliate Brident Dental & Orthodontics with neighboring junior high and high schools. The program will provide over $100,000 in total school support funding – $500 per school – during 2017.
"Brident Dental and Western Dental offices have locally partnered with schools in their communities for many years. We are excited to expand and formalize this commitment to working with the schools in the neighborhoods near each of our offices," said Joshua Marder, Chief Marketing Officer of Western Dental & Orthodontics and its affiliate, Brident Dental & Orthodontics. 'Smiles for Schools' will help raise oral health awareness by sharing the expertise of our clinical staff with students and their parents."
The funds, which are just one component of the program, may be used by schools at their discretion. In addition, Brident Dental will provide support at school events, sharing oral health information with students and their parents as part of an ongoing partnership with each school.
To learn more about Brident Dental or inquire about employment opportunities for dental professionals, visit www.brident.com or call 1-855-834-4451.
ABOUT BRIDENT DENTAL
Brident Dental & Orthodontics, with 30 offices throughout Texas, is an affiliate of Western Dental, one of the nation's largest dental providers and the leader in accessible, affordable, high-quality oral health care, with over 2 million patient visits annually in more than 200 affiliated offices throughout California, Arizona, Nevada and Texas. Brident is a leading provider of orthodontics services in Texas, and last year expanded its network of orthodontists, oral surgeons, pedodontists, periodontists and endodontists to better service patient needs all within their local office. All of Brident's services are backed by a unique quality assurance system that electronically monitors all patient visits, treatments, dental staff and clinical performance to enable high-quality care.
For more information, please visit www.brident.com.
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SOURCE Brident Dental & Orthodontics