A New Smile for One Philadelphia Resident

By October 16, 2015Oral Surgery

By Design Dental Implant Center to announce final recipient of the “Share a Smile Program” on October 20th

 Philadelphia, PA (October 13, 2015) — Dr. Robert Mogyoros, Dr. John Thaler, and dental lab director Rand Jaslow of By Design Dental Implant Center are announcing the final recipient of the Share a Smile Program on October 20th, at 9:00AM.

The Share a Smile Program application period ran from July 15th to August 15th, producing a total count of 344 local applicants. The final decision will be even more difficult than ever they imagined because there were so many people in need.

“As a practice, we are honored to be able to give back to our community in such a big way. Initially, we never would have anticipated the impact of this program or the significant effect it would have on the people of Philadelphia. We are overwhelmed by the sheer volume of responses, we are truly grateful to help give back to the place we call home,” said Dr. Mogyoros.

Much of the community’s support was demonstrated on the practice’s social media pages. On Facebook, during the application period, the response was incredible. On one post alone, 92,280 people were reached, resulting in 175 shares, 212 likes, and 50 comments. People poured out their hearts about what the program meant to them and shared heart-wrenching stories about domestic violence, genetic conditions, job struggles, and extreme self-esteem problems, all resulting from their poor oral health.

The program accepted applicants over a 30-day period. The final recipient will have their entire arches of teeth replaced with a procedure known as the All-on-4® Treatment Concept. This technique is a highly sought after dental implant procedure noted for its minimal recovery time, natural look, and appearance, as well as its ability to restore oral function. The All-on-4® Treatment Concept has become a popular choice among those who are seeking an alternative to dentures and looking for a permanent solution for replacing a full-arch of teeth. This unique team of an oral and maxillofacial surgeon, prosthodontist, and master laboratory technician, allows patients to complete the entire procedure at their state-of-the-art dental implant center in King of Prussia, PA.

In addition to restoring oral function and a natural smile, the Share a Smile Program aims to improve the recipient’s overall quality of life by addressing other specific needs of the patient, such as smoking cessation or physical fitness. Community members interested in becoming a partner in the program are encouraged to contact By Design Dental Implant Center.

The announcement takes place on Tuesday, October 20, 2015, at 9:00AM. It will be held at By Design Dental Implant Center practice, located at 234 Mall Blvd., #180, King of Prussia, PA.

For more information about By Design Dental Implant Center and the Share a Smile Program, visit http://bydesigndental.com//shareasmile/.

About By Design Dental Implant Center

By Design Dental Implant Center, based in King of Prussia, PA, is a full-service dental implant center that serves Philadelphia and the surrounding communities by offering a unique dental experience to patients. From the initial consultation to surgery and prosthetics, all treatment can be completed in one location ensuring that every patient receives accessible, high-quality, and personalized care.

Dr. Robert Mogyoros, DMD

A Colorado native, Dr. Mogyoros came to the Philadelphia area to receive his BA at the University of Pennsylvania. He then attended the University of Pennsylvania’s School of Dental Medicine, where he graduated near the top of his class. His residency was spent in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery at Thomas Jefferson University Hospital, becoming chief resident in his last year. He was then accepted to an Implant Surgical fellowship at the Colorado Institute for Tissue Engineering, where he completed more than 2,000 dental implant and bone grafting procedures. The independent research he conducted on bone regeneration and grafting while there has been published in journals and textbooks.

Dr. John Thaler II, DDS

After attending the Baltimore College of Dental Surgery at the University of Maryland, Dr. Thaler served in the US Navy Dental Corps, completing his residency at Portsmouth Naval Hospital in Virginia and a prosthodontics residency at the Naval Dental School in Bethesda, Maryland. He was in the first group in the U.S.N. to be trained in implant reconstruction by the Branemark team from Sweden. He has served on the faculty of multiple universities, lectured in the U.S.A. and Canada, and been named one of the “Top Dentists” by Main Line Today and Delaware Today magazines.

Rand Jaslow, CDT

Rand Jaslow received his BFA from the Philadelphia College of Art and became a Certified Dental Technician in 1974. He is a past president of the Philadelphia Dental Laboratory Association, and served on the board of directors of the Dental Laboratory Conference. He has lectured nationally and published articles in Dentistry Today, the N.A.D.L. Journal, and other publications. He brings over 45 years of knowledge and experience in dental implant prosthesis to the By Design team. A recipient of full-arch replacement with dental implants, Rand has first-hand experience with the benefits of the work he does.

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