Links

Below you will find a wide array of interesting and educational links that we feel will benefit your understanding and knowledge of your dental health.

If you have a suggestion for a link that you feel would be of interest, please feel free to email it to us so we can share it with all of our patients.

The American Dental Association
www.ada.org/index.asp
The most comprehensive website regarding guidelines for dental offices and information on procedures. It is also a good resource for anyone who is interested in entering the field of dentistry.

American Dental Hygienists' Association
www.adha.org/oralhealth/
An excellent website regarding guidelines for proper oral health and instructions for dental care at home.

Healthy Teeth
www.healthyteeth.org/
A good hygiene and dental health resource for children and parents.

Oral-B
www.oralb.com
Dentists recommend you change your toothbrush every three months. This site can inform you of the latest products and offers some information regarding proper hygiene.

Waterpik
www.waterpik.com
Waterpik is a producer of quality water flossers, battery flossers and electric toothbrushes. These products are very helpful for maintaining healthy teeth and gums and are especially beneficial to those with braces where flossing can be difficult.

Infection Control
www.apic.org
Proper infection control keeps medical and dental offices safe for employees and patients by eliminating the spread of infectious diseases. This website provides a breakdown of the instituted guidelines for infection control.

HIPAA Regulations
www.hhs.gov/ocr/hipaa/
HIPAA regulates laws regarding the release of confidential information between doctors and patients. This site provides a complete breakdown of your right as a patient and the responsibility of your practitioners.

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