Helping a Veteran Smile Again

Everyone deserves to smile, especially our veterans. Drs. Koshgerian and Shelton are proud to launch their Smiles For Veterans program, which provides the opportunity for one veteran living in the San Diego area to receive a full-arch restoration procedure for free. This year’s deserving recipient is Leonard, 71, from Chula Vista.

Leonard is a US Army veteran who came to the United States after being born in the Philippines. His dental issues started when he was about 10 years old after another kid hit his head so hard that his teeth became loose. Now, missing nearly all of his teeth, Leonard rarely feels like smiling and is very aware of what other people see. In his application, Leonard wrote that he wants this smile makeover so that he can improve his self-confidence and chew healthy foods without difficulty.

We look forward to improving Leonard’s oral health and confidence.

About Full-Arch Restoration

Full-arch restoration is an innovative treatment designed to restore oral health and function in patients with severe tooth loss or decay. The recipient of the Smiles For Veterans program will receive this revolutionary procedure free of charge and experience a fully functioning and natural-looking smile.

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Learn more about dental implants and full-arch restoration to see how they can benefit your smile. Whether you need one tooth or an entire arch of teeth replaced, our team has a solution for you.