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Extra Professional and "Dentists Without Borders.org" Partner to Create Clean Smiles

Posted on April 5, 2012

TORONTO, April 2, 2012 /PRNewswire/ - Announced today just in time for April Oral Health month, Extra Professional™ gum and "Dentists Without Borders.org", one of Canada's leading charitable dental organizations have partnered to bring free dental care to those in need all around the world. Now consumers will not only have that clean feeling while chewing Extra Professional™ gum but they also have the opportunity to pass on a smile in a developing country.

"We understand the importance of having a clean and healthy smile and are proud to partner with an organization that shares the same core values as the Extra Professional™ brand," says Dan Alvo, Director of Marketing.  "We're extremely thrilled to make a donation to "Dentists Without Borders.org" and offer our consumers the great-tasting gum they've always trusted, knowing a portion of the proceeds have the potential to change someone's life."

"Dentists Without Borders.org" is an international volunteer organization that has been providing free dental care since 2003.  Throughout the year "Dentists Without Borders.org" will be travelling to regions around the world to provide restorative, perio, extractions, prophy and fluoridation treatments to those who have no way of reaching a dentist.

"I've seen people who were in so much pain because they simply had no access to dental treatment and it's truly amazing to see them smile after receiving treatment," says Dr. Sharma, President of "Dentists Without Borders.org."