Once a month we have a missionary project among
We record monthly dental health
tips for airing on KCMI.
We write a monthly
article about dental health tips for older adults for the Gering Courier
We offer dental care to pastors and their
families, see Pastoral Accounts
We are participating in
the Civic Center's Decorate a Christmas Tree to be displayed Saturday Dec 10 at
the Civic Center in Gering 11:00 to 4:00. This program supports the Gering
High School Harmony Group.
We are sponsoring the
"Giving Hands Project". We are asking patients and others of the
community to please drop off cans of food at our office. This food will be
donated to our local food pantry.
We donated 30
toothbrushes, toothpastes, and Health Snack Smile bookmarkers to the School of
Nursing for them to use in their Adopt A School project with West moor School.
Sharon Stricker talked
to the first grade classes at CCS about brushing their teeth, flossing and good
nutrition. She showed a movie about dental health around the world.
Each student was given a dental care bag with all kinds of "goodies".
education videos and patient education handouts to local orthodontist
about the use of Sonicare toothbrushes to help
improve the oral hygiene of patients with braces.
Sonicare recommends the Ultra compact head to be used with braces.
We participated in
a health fair Omicron had for their employees. We demonstrated Mr. Gross
Mouth who was loaded with cavities and gum disease and Mr. Dip Lip who had
oral cancer, tooth loss and bad breath from using smokeless tobacco. We
gave away a variety of handouts and brochures on topics from Dental Sealants to
Bleaching. We displayed a wide range of produces available to aid in good oral
health. Two TVs were running that discussed different dental services and
procedures along with a laptop displaying our website. The employees had
great questions and we enjoyed sharing our dental and nutritional information
We celebrated our 25th
Anniversary. We had an open house for our patients and community to come and
celebrate with us!
Jacque, Christi and
Angelique have given talks to the Scottsbluff and Mitchell football teams about
the importance of using professional made mouthguards.
They showed a video of Playsafe ™ and answered
questions. We want the players, coaches and parents to be aware of the
differences between the boil and bite guards and professional, individualized
designed sports guards. The physical and dental health of your child is at risk
when they play sports unprotected by mouthguards.
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Built a cement pathway for the
Gering residents to get from the north side of Gering to the south side.
The children of our area and walkers use it the most. We probably have
over 50 children, bikers and walkers using it during the day, and more on weekends!
We donated 30 "Care
Bags" to missionaries going to Haiti. We have also supported Monument
Bible Church youth group mission trip to Mexico and Grace Chapel's 2 youth
members who are going to Brazil.
We completed our playground
area for the children of our patients. However, we have noticed that local
children come and play and on weekends one father brings his two children over
and they "picnic" in our grassy area:-) See Kid's
Area for pictures.
We donated 16 Emergency
Dental Care tubs and baskets to the School nurses in the following areas:
Bayard, Minatare, Gering, Harrisburg, Cedar Canyon, C.C.S and Gering Christian Academy
and Camp Rock. This is our way of thanking these special individuals for
being available to care for the needs of our children.
We spoke to different
schools and preschools in the Scottsbluff and Gering area about good oral dental
health. We placed dental health messages on the radio and provided dental
health articles for local newspapers.
We present local
"dental health messages" on KCMI. The dental health topics
change each month in order to help increase the dental IQ of our
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