Miami-Dade County Dental Society Launches Give Kids a Smile Day

For Immediate Release

Miami, Florida

The Miami-Dade County Dental Society is launching Give Kids a Smile Day on Saturday, February 7, 2015, from 9am-1pm at the Dental Health Center in Miami, Florida. The yearly event sponsored by the American Dental Society, will provide free dental screenings, prophylaxis cleanings and flouride rinses for children ages 6-12 who are accompanied by a parent. The event is being lead by Dr. John Nelson, President of the Miami-Dade County Dental Society, and his practice Midtown Dental Miami.

"We encourage parents with little ones to bring their children to this event and take advantage of the free screening and cleanings. Good Dental health is paramount. There's nothing more beautiful than a child with a healthy set of teeth and a beautiful smile," he said.

Dr. Nelson stressed that no invasive dental treatment will be performed on children at the event. All children must be present with a parent.

Give Kids A Smile Day

Where: Dental Health Center
5607 NW 27th Avenue Suite 2 Miami, Florida

When:  Saturday, February 7th 2015

Time: 9am-1pm

What: Free dental screenings, prophylaxis cleanings, and flouride rinse will be provided for children from the ages of 6-12. Parents will be notified about any conditions and referred to the appropriate care if further treatment is necessary.

Special Note: Parents no invasive dental treatment will be performed on children on this day. All children must be present with a parent.

About Dr. John Nelson

Miami native ​Dr. John Nelson is the President of Midtown Dental and a ​graduate of Miami Sunset High School and Howard University College of Dentistry​. ​He ​is a highly trained and experienced dentist, having​ completed​ several post graduate courses in ​various​ fields of ​the craft​. His emphasis on patient comfort as well as keeping up-to-date with the latest advancements in dentistry enable him to provide his patients with the best quality of care in the field.

Dr. Nelson ​is experienced in several aspects of dentistry​ from cosmetic and restorative dentistry to surgical treatments and root canal treatments. His approach to your treatment ​begins​ with patiently listening to you. ​Then ​​after a complete and thorough examination, he reviews and discusses ​your​ diagnosis and treatment options.

Dr. Nelson is President of​ the ​Miami-Dade County Dental Society ​and a member of the ​National Dental Association​. When he's not practicing dentistry, he's active in his community as a leader and volunteer.