Dr. Councill’s Mission Trips

Dr. Councill Reflects on His Experiences in Kenya and Guatemala

The opportunity to help those in need is an incredible experience. My experiences have taught me that not only do the people of Kawangware and Guatemala need our help, but that they are in a unique position to show Americans what really matters: charity, manners, contentment, humility, the importance of dreams and plans, the value of education and career, prayer, and so much more. In the middle of these poverty-stricken areas, I have discovered some of the people who are closest to God. I look forward to seeing them again.

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2013 Guatemala Mission Trip

In October of 2013, I had the opportunity to participate in my first mission trip to Guatemala. Together with Faith Bible Church of The Woodlands, and La Mision in Guatemala, I met and was inspired by La Mision’s founder and leader, Dr. Tito. Dr. Tito left his Guatemalan practice to administer to the less fortunate. Tooth decay was rampant in the villages as people were forced to drink sugary drinks instead of contaminated water. Working with Dr. Tito, we furnished villages without clean water with water purifiers. By supplying clean water and dental care, we were able to provide valuable assistance to the villages.

 

 

2008 Kenya Dental Clinic

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In 2008, I had the privilege of leading the first dental clinic to Kawangware, one of the poorest areas of Kenya. Since then, our team has grown from 5 members to more than 15. We have been able to help 3,000 people to date. By providing proper dental care, we help boost the overall health of people in dire need.

 

About Your Cypress Dentists:

With their shared beliefs in the power of continuing education, innovative technology, and advanced training, Dr. R. Terry Councill, Dr. Jonathan Glass, and the Councill Dental Group team possess the skill and experience to address all your dental care needs so your family can enjoy a lifetime of healthy smiles. Whether you need a checkup and cleaning, a new dental crown or filling, cosmetic smile enhancement, dental implants, or a straighter, more attractive smile with Invisalign, you can feel confident that you'll receive the very best care. Contact our Cypress dental office today at (281) 376-9246 or request and appointment online. We proudly serve individuals and families from Cypress, Houston, Spring, Tomball, Magnolia, The Woodlands, and the surrounding communities.