Harlingen Family Dentistry Presents Dental Careers to Wilson Elementary School Children

On Thursday, October 14, 2016, Harlingen Family Dentistry staff met Wilson Elementary School second graders. Overviews of the various dental careers, the amount of education needed by a general dentist, the dental specialties and the types of procedures each dental field does were discussed. We congratulate teachers: Mrs. Parker, Mrs. Cortez, Mrs. Sanchez and Mrs…. Read More…

Harlingen Family Dentistry Attends Harlingen Medical Center’s Annual Health Fair

Employees and visitors to Harlingen Medical Center gathered in the lobby on October 5, 2016, from 8:30am-10:30am to learn more about various health care services and providers that are available in the Rio Grande Valley. Harlingen Family Dentistry’s Gail Thomason attended the fair and provided oral health information and explained the various dental services available at Harlingen Family… Read More…

Harlingen Family Dentistry Supports Harlingen C.I.S.D. Parental Involvement for Texas Parents’ Day Event

Hat’s off to the Harlingen CISD Parental Involvement, Dr. Jose Luis Cavazos, director, and his staff for organizing and hosting such a worthy and educational event for Harlingen parents and their children. The event was held at the Harlingen Boys and Girls Club and judging the crowd, way over 300 attended. Various community businesses, clinics… Read More…

Willy the Walrus visits Harlingen Public Library Summer Program

The theme for the summer program is “Stay in the Game, Read”. Staying in the game was also the theme for Harlingen Family Dentistry’s oral health presentation. Many happy smiling children learned the ins and outs of oral health care and the effect that taking good care of your teeth has on being able to… Read More…

Harlingen Medical Center Community Health Walk/Run

June 25, 2016, TSTC Campus Harlingen Family Dentistry teamed up with Harlingen Medical Center for their annual community walk run. Dental health information was provided along with oral health care kits for the participants. Over 172 participants registered for this worthwhile event. Ages four and up completed the walk/run event. We appreciate Manny Chacon, Marketing… Read More…

Tropical Texas Behavioral Health Health fair

Harlingen Family Dentistry is proud to team up with Tropical Texas Behavioral Health in presenting oral health awareness information as to how oral health plays a major role in total overall health and well-being.  We appreciate Jesse Saldivar, RD, LD, and Angelique Young, RD, LD, Texas Behavioral Health Nutrition Department, along with Amando Chapa, Med… Read More…

Harlingen High School JROTC Awards Night

Harlingen High School JROTC Awards Night was moving and inspirational to see the seniors escorted by family members walk under upheld sabers. During each student’s walk, a power point showed infant and current student’s photo along with the goals of the student. We say a huge congratulations to instructors 1Sgt. Moses Mendoza and Master Sgt…. Read More…

Harlingen Family Dentistry Joins Harlingen Medical Center Woman’s Health Fair

Harlingen Medical Center’s Main Lobby was the scene of women and men discovering health information that will benefit their living a happy and healthy life. Harlingen Family Dentistry provided oral health information to many interested people. It was a joy indeed to meet such nice individuals who were sincerely interested in their oral health. We… Read More…

Sam Houston Elementary School Hosts Harlingen Family Dentistry

Hat’s off to Victoria Manning, Instructional Facilitator for inviting Harlingen Family Dentistry to present “The Importance of Oral Health” program to the students at Sam Houston Elementary School, Harlingen, Texas. Interactive discussion, skits and videos were shown to drive home the importance of our oral health. After the presentation the children realized why we need… Read More…

Salvation Army Children Presented Oral Health Program

Harlingen Family Dentistry presented oral health education to the 3:16 Salvation Army Children’s Club. A power point presentation was shown and then various demonstrations and skits were performed by the children with Mr. Plaque attacking teeth after Miss Sugar waved her sugar dust over large teeth. The children had great fun taking on the character… Read More…