Since our inception, the TDA Smiles Foundation(TDASF) has treated over 48,000 patients and delivered over $34 million in charitable dental care. Our mission is to improve access to dental care fo the underserved of Texas and to educate the public and profession about oral health through various charitable dental programs. Below is information on our programs:
Texas Mission of Mercy(TMOM) - Events deliver charitable basic dental care through a multi-annual, traveling dental clinic all across Texas. Care provided at TMOM events is often a pain-relieving fix where up to 1,000 patients can receive care in a first-come, first-servce setting.
SMART Smiles - Provides oral health education and preventative care to underserved, school-aged children, while helping to create a positive dental environment and implement a referral system from necessary dental treatment.
The Refuge - Provides comprehensive dental care to the girls living at The Refuge Ranch, a home for survivors of Domestic Minor Sex Trafficking(DMST). Treatment is provided on-site in a compassionate way that adresses any previous trauma.