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Smiles Dental Announces Recipients of $3,000 Gift to Local Oregon and Washington Veterans

Among the honorees are Navy, Army, National Guard, Marine Corp, Air Force and Coast Guard veterans.


Longview, WA -- (SBWIRE) -- 12/17/2015 -- Eight local dental offices asked their communities to nominate a deserving veteran to receive up to $3,000 toward their full treatment plan. Smiles Dental is once again honoring local veterans with the gift of good dental health and a great smile, just in time for the holidays.

Dr. Natanael Repta of Smiles Dental Riddle says, "We are extremely happy to be able to give a little bit back to a Veteran who has given so much to our country."

Eight Smiles Dental locations participated in Smiles for Veterans: Longview, Ridgefield, Hazel Dell and East Vancouver in Washington and NE Portland, Hollywood District, Milwaukie and Riddle in Oregon.

The Dental Teams would like to thank all who submitted nominations and send a special thank you to our military men and women, both past and present, for their service to our country.

The winners of each gift, up to $3,000 toward their dental treatment plan are as follows:

Gary Gray, 3 year Army veteran and Longview resident – Smiles Dental Longview
Timothy C. Names, 10 year Army National Guard veteran– Smiles Dental Hazel Dell
Jack Cagle, 2 year Marine Corp veteran and Woodland resident – Smiles Dental Ridgefield
Paul Yanez, 4 year Navy veteran and Vancouver resident – Smiles Dental East Vancouver
Beau Beaird, 4 year Coast Guard veteran and Portland resident – Smiles Dental NE Portland
Ken DuBose, 4 year Air Force veteran – Smiles Dental Milwaukie
Carl White, 9 year United States Air Force veteran – Smiles Dental Riddle

From all of us at Smiles Dental, we congratulate our honorees and say, "Thank you for your years of service to our country."

About Smiles Dental
Smiles Dental is a privately held, locally focused, multi-location group practice in the Pacific Northwest. Based in Longview, Washington, Smiles was recognized by Inc. Magazine as one of the Inc. 5000 Fastest Growing Companies in 2013, 2014, and 2015. Smiles has offices in Alaska, Oregon and Washington and continues to expand. The company's unique culture fosters top quality dentistry and a highly personalized patient experience that has resulted in Smiles being recognized as "Best Dentist" in local polls for several years in multiple locations. The Smiles mission is Ultimate Service, Superior Performance and Positive Impact – this mission permeates throughout the organization and results in patient experience excellence.

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