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Risas Dental and Braces is offering free exams, x-rays, and dental care education for students during February, National Children’s Dental Health Month.

Parents can make an appointment for the free exam and x-rays at any of Risas’ bilingual offices – including 3815 Wadsworth Blvd., Wheat Ridge – by calling 720-536-0401 or booking online at These services will be offered for all children ages 17 and under through Feb. 28.

Risas has partnered with various schools to bring dental health education into the classroom, including Wilmore-Davis Elementary, 7975 W. 41st Ave., Wheat Ridge. Instructors will hold 45-minute lessons that include educational games, flossing demonstrations, discussions about healthy foods for clean teeth and answers to student questions. Teachers will be left with goodie bags for each student that will include, toothpaste, toothbrushes, floss, and an hourglass brushing timer.

Founded in Phoenix in 2011, Risas Dental and Braces embraces a lifelong mission to change the way dentistry is offered in the United States, with 23 locations across Arizona, Colorado, Nevada, and Texas. Since their inception, Risas Dental and Braces has provided over $4 million in free dental care.

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