Flax Dental Accepting Applications for Its “Knowledge Matters Flax Dental
Atlanta-based cosmetic dental practice, Flax Dental, supports dental students with its
Knowledge Matters scholarship.
Atlanta—Flax Dental, an Atlanta-based cosmetic and restorative dental practice that
specializes in full-mouth restorations, implants, and advanced laser dentistry, is now
accepting applications for its “Knowledge Matters Flax Dental Scholarship Program.”
Every year Flax Dental awards $1,000 to a local student pursuing a dental assistant
program or dental hygiene program at a Georgia college or university. Last year’s award
went to Georgia State University student Autumn Dipietro.
To qualify for a scholarship, students must be college students, prospective college
students, or graduating high school seniors in Georgia with a cumulative minimum GPA
of at least a 3.0 (4.0 scale). Applicants must submit a 400 to 600-word essay, which will
be judged on the its effectiveness in presenting a personal point of view, clear
communication, and originality. Flax Dental will accept applications between June 1 and
September 25, 2016 and the winner will be announced in October 2016.
An Atlanta-based accredited cosmetic dentist, Dr. Hugh Flax has dedicated his career to
advancing the profession of dentistry. Flax served as past president of the
American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry (AACD), and he is also co-founder of the
Georgia Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry. Dr. Flax lectures nationally and internationally,
teaching other dentists advanced techniques in cosmetic and restorative dentistry.
“At Flax Dental, we believe that knowledge matters when it comes to dentistry. It takes
extensive knowledge and skill to provide patients with the highest standard of dental
care. That’s why we like to say, ‘At Flax, Dental, what we know will make you smile.’ We
want the next generation of dental professionals to be able to, not only share in that
knowledge, but also build upon it to take the dental profession even further in the future,”
said Dr. Flax.
For more information about the educational opportunities at Flax Dental, or to apply
online, visit http://www.flaxdental.com/about-us/scholarships/.
Flax Dental is an Atlanta-based cosmetic and restorative dental practice that specializes
in full-mouth restorations, implants, and advanced laser dentistry. Dr. Hugh Flax, DDS, is
an accredited cosmetic dentist, international lecturer, and past president of the American
Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry (AACD). Dr. Flax began practicing dentistry in 1983. To
provide patients with a higher standard of dental care, Dr. Flax and his staff complete
more than eight times the amount of continuing education hours required by the state of
Georgia because knowledge matters when it comes to dentistry. At Flax Dental, “What
We Know Will Make You Smile℠.” For more information, visit www.flaxdental.com.