Harlingen CISD Media Production Class Does Video to Promote Oral Health

Willy the walrus teaches us the importance of brushing and flossing teeth twice a day.

Weslaco Family Dentistry and Harlingen Family Dentistry Team Up with Weslaco High School JROTC for Health Fair

Hat’s off to the Weslaco High School JROTC for organizing this great event for teachers and students, Tuesday, February 28, 2017.  The event was head at Weslaco High School for all three lunch periods.  Teachers and students took advantage of everything from nutritious and health eating, diabetes, hydration, dental information/screenings to higher education in the… Read More…

Harlingen Family Dentistry Presents Dental Program at the Montessori Academy

Thursday, March 2, 2017, Gail Thomason presented  a dental health awareness program to the students at the Montessori Academy.  The information was taught in three venues so that the children had a full understanding as to how cavities happen, what is gum disease and how our dental health affects our total health. Great questions were… Read More…

“Dental Inflammation and How It Affects Your Total Health” Presentation

Dr. David Nunez, Harlingen Family Dentistry, presented ”Dental Inflammation and How It Affects Your Total Health”, to a capacity audience at the Harlingen Medical Center Doc Talks, Feb. 22, 2017. The role of dental plaque was explained and how it links to oral infection causing gum disease. Gum disease may increase the risk of the… Read More…

HFD Supports the Pop Star Reading Program

The POP STAR reading program is an educational imitative that has been formed to impact the reading level of children in our service area. We have collaborated with our local Boys and Girls Clubs of Harlingen and San Benito to help select the children for this program. Selected children will receive (8) books a year… Read More…

Wilson Elementary School Welcomes Harlingen Family Dentistry’s Mascot Willy the Walrus

On Wednesday, February 15, 2017, Wilson Elementary School children learned about their teeth and the importance of brushing and flossing two times a day to stop plaque attack.  The children participated on a hands-on learning skit along with Willy demonstrating how plaque attacks the teeth and how to properly brush and floss away plaque. The… Read More…

Willy at the Harlingen Medical Center Health Fair

Harlingen Family Dentistry was pleased to present oral health information at the Harlingen Medical Center Health Fair, Friday, February 10, 2017.  We joined other health care agencies in helping our community stay healthy.  We congratulate Manny Chacon, for providing this event for our community.  February is National Children’s Dental Health Month and Health Health Month…. Read More…

Willy the Walrus Day!!!!!!!!

Harlingen Mayor Chris Boswell Proclaims Willy the Walrus Day and February as Children’s Dental Health Month in Harlingen, Texas, in honor of Harlingen Family Dentistry’s  contributions to the health and well-being of our children by providing the Willy the Walrus Oral  Health Awareness and Education Programs for our children. According to the US Surgeon General’s… Read More…

Great Career Day at Travis Elementary School in Harlingen, Texas

Hat’s off to Claudia Gutierrez, counselor, for organizing the event.  Everything went smoothly and on schedule.  The children were very attentive and asked thoughtful questions regarding dentistry.  We especially appreciate the super escort.  Harlingen Family Dentistry was honored to be a part of such an education program.

Harlingen Family Dentistry Teams up with Memorial Middle School for Career Education Fair

On Friday, December 9, 2016, Memorial Middle School held a Career Fair.  Harlingen Family Dentistry was proud to represent the dental profession along with other business leaders to present what it takes to enter various professions.   Eight hundred sixth, seventh and eighth graders received an overview of what education it takes to enter the dental… Read More…