Everyone is able to give back to the world, no matter their age, profession, or location. Even the smallest contribution can make a change and inspire good deeds―be it a rescued animal or a fixed smile―these heartwarming stories are bringing our faith in humanity back. A Brazilian dentist named Felipe Rossi has been traveling the world and helping poor people in need by doing what he does best―giving a reason to smile and restoring lost confidence. For many people, dental health is a pure luxury and they simply can't afford it. They have been given a chance to get the assistance they need for free thanks to Doctor Rossi and his NGO Por1sorriso, which he founded back in 2016.

We've previously shared some of the people's amazing transformations achieved with Rossi's help and he is continuing to change people's lives for the better. Just look at the infectious smiles these people will never have to hide again!

More info: Instagram | Instagram | por1sorriso.org | youtube.com

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Loki’s Lil Butter Knife
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1 month ago

What a great smile!

Janine B.
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1 month ago

She looks 20 years younger than before. Amazing transformation and beautiful lady. :)

kathryn stretton
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1 month ago

Fabulous. Just shows that in first pic, your eyse notice the mouth first. Second pic you notice the eyes first.

Caroline
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1 month ago

This warms my heart!

Donna Reynolds
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1 month ago

Beautiful job and lady.

Perfumista Perfumista
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1 month ago

I love that she has a big smile in both pics

Michelle Muirhead
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1 month ago

A new woman! She is lovely.

Collins Myers
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1 month ago

I'd say the same thing

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Susan Mercurio
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1 month ago

After seeing all the pictures, I can only think about how much better these people's nutrition is going to be, now that they can chew their food.

Amanda Hunter
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1 month ago

It makes all the difference, the dentist is a treasure.

Mulyadi Sukindo
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1 month ago

Good souls loved by All.

Sharon Ward
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1 month ago

Terrific! Kudos to him for this service!

Mona Keeth
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1 month ago

how do i get in touch with this dentist? I dont have money to spend on my self!please help. Mona @ monanordhoff@gmail..com or 972-916-0364

Marie Boisvert
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1 month ago

What a beautiful transformation

Timothy Galisin
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1 month ago

just the change of the teeth and repositioning makes her look so beautiful.....now her smile is more than just bright, her happiness shows it all....

Cat Anderson
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1 month ago

Wow

O Jackson
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1 month ago

Say cheese!📸

Sharon Madsen
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1 month ago

Bless her heart! So glad for her.

Peko
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1 month ago

Wow! It just makes such a different impression.

Craig Morley
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1 month ago

Wish he'd show up at my door. Mentally devistated by a cruel dentist when I was a kid, now only have four teeth left and have never smiled in the last 40 years. :-(

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For many of us, many of the more fortunate, careful oral hygiene is a part of our daily routine and it's difficult to imagine that some people live their lives without even owning a toothbrush. Despite significant achievements in oral health, poverty-stricken, under-privileged groups in both developed and developing countries still have limited access to health services. Remember this next time you decide to skip brushing your teeth before bed or you chicken out from your regular appointment at the dentist.

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Dizzyaudiohh
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1 month ago

Aww, he's so happy :)

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Loki’s Lil Butter Knife
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1 month ago

It is amazing how healthy teeth can change the entire structure of one's face. She looks so much younger in the right-hand photo!

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kathryn stretton
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1 month ago

He looks a cheeky bugger in both. Love his sparkly eyes.

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Aesthetic dentist Felipe Rossi has been literally bringing healthy and bright smiles to people's faces. Rossi has been traveling with volunteers across low-income communities, mostly in Brazil and East Africa, and has provided vital dental care for hundreds of people free of charge.

NGOs like Por1sorriso face many struggles while following their mission as they have to rely on sponsorship and fundraising to keep going. But Rossi is receiving a lot of support as he has been sharing his journey along with before-and-after pictures of his patients on his Instagram. With over 200k followers on his personal Instagram account and another 114k following Por1sorriso's page, Felipe Rossi is one of the most famous doctors for all the right reasons.

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CodingGirl04
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1 month ago

She looks lovely

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Becky Moore
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1 month ago

Love how happy this lady is!

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kathryn stretton
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1 month ago

Crying. So sadhappy.

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According to The Global Burden of Disease Study, oral diseases affect 3.5 billion people worldwide. With caries or tooth decay being the most common disease, it is estimated that 2.3 billion people suffer from caries of permanent teeth and more than 530 million children suffer from caries of primary teeth. Dental treatments are among the most costly services, averaging 20% of out-of-pocket health expenditure in most high-income countries. There is an evident correlation between oral diseases and socioeconomic status, so the burden falls on those disadvantaged the most.

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More!
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1 month ago

Looking good sir!

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ChaiDai
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1 month ago

From caddy to pro golfer

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ChaiDai
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1 month ago

He now looks confident. So cute.

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Oral issues and diseases have a major impact on quality of life―many struggle with consuming food and have to deal with constant pain and suffering. We can all agree that dental pain is some of the worst that exists! Teeth left untreated result in further problems and discomfort, as well as eventual and often premature tooth loss. A smile is often what people notice first in a person, so the change in appearance might cause severe psychological struggles such as low self-esteem.

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Becky Moore
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1 month ago

It's taken years off of her!

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Mr. Bean
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1 month ago

good for him. he looks confident and happy! :)

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Hańka
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1 month ago

What a difference!

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These heartwarming transformations show how the doctor's work not only changes their smiles, but their lives as well. A nice smile can make a huge difference in appearance, but also affect a person's confidence―most of these people look much younger and their happiness just shines through!

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Loki’s Lil Butter Knife
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1 month ago

She looks like she has some great stories to tell!

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Woltax
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1 month ago

What a stunning difference!

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Spikey Bunny
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1 month ago

What a sweet smile!

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Binxyminxem
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1 month ago

She looks feisty in the 2nd pic, what sparkly eyes! 🤩

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TC Croft
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1 month ago

Keep on smilin' you look amazing!

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Hannahcat1127
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1 month ago

:)

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Phoebe
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1 month ago

I love his smile

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Hańka
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1 month ago

Nice to see how happy she is!

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J-Yogi-Temp-Mom
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1 month ago

its absolutely amazing what a smile does for a person

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Mr. Bean
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1 month ago

the look of pure happiness! :)

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Phoebe
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1 month ago

Also love his smile!

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TC Croft
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1 month ago

He's actually quite handsome!

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Oskar vanZandt
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1 month ago

I like how this man is able to smile again after having his teeth fixed... I know a few people who do not smile because they do not like their teeth and feel self conscious because of it.

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kathryn stretton
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1 month ago

Looks pretty cool in both pics.

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Phoebe
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1 month ago

She has kind eyes

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Woltax
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1 month ago

Beautiful!

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Nancy Bainbridge
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1 month ago

We need affordable dental care in the USA too. I saved up for years, flew to Thailand and stayed 2 weeks to get dental work done for a sixth of the price the US wanted. That included airfare, hotel, and all travel fees too.

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