Tallahassee, FL – Periodontal Associates of North Florida will host its fifth annual Dentistry From the Heart on February 10, 2018. “This is a day where area dental professionals come together from throughout our community to help provide a day of free dental care to anyone 18 or older,” said Walt Colon, DMD, MS, Partner of Periodontal Associates of North Florida. “Throughout the years, we have treated hundreds of people,” stated Dr. Colon. On the day of the event, patients are given the option, based on need, to receive an extraction, filling or cleaning. They are not required to disclose the status of their income. “February is Gum Disease Awareness Month and we find that nearly have of adults suffer from gum disease. If we can help improve oral health, educate about gum disease and offering free dental care to members of our community who otherwise cannot afford it; this is a win-win for Tallahassee.” The event takes place on Saturday, February 10, beginning at 8am. The first 75 people in line will be examined and treated. The event will be held at the new Periodontal Associates of North Florida offices located at 2160 Capital Circle NE in Tallahassee. Dentistry From The Heart is a registered non-profit organization supported by a network of volunteer dental practices across the world who donate their time and resources on an annual basis to change lives through care straight from the giving heart of dentistry.