Organization Profile

Teethsavers International, Inc.

3321 33rd St
Lubbock, TX 79410
United States

Contact: Gene Day, vice president
Telephone: (806)790-4300

Religious Affiliation: Christianity

Mission: Year around opportunity teaching and treating children. The Nicaragua Six-Year Molar Focus School and field practical. Sierra Leone working with oral health educators doing various dental treatments. Belize, Zambia, Morocco, please contact for more information. We teach Atraumatic Restorative Treatment (ART) and Six-Year Molar Focus prevention.

Program Type: Delivery of Care

Program Name: Six-Year Molar Focus: Year around teaching and treating children

Countries/Regions Served: Belize, Morocco, Nicaragua, Sierra Leone, and Zambia

Duration: continuous since 2003

Recruited Personnel: 31 volunteers from 5 countries

Language Requirements: English, Morocco: French

Accommodations: Nicaragua: room and board, Sierra Leone: hotel

Materials Needed: Fuji IX and the 7 ART intruments