In addition to our own website, there are other sites on the Web that provide interesting and helpful dental information. Because we are committed to improving the oral healthcare knowledge of our patients, we are providing the following selection of links to other sites you might find interesting and informative. We have grouped some of the links into various categories to provide quick access to the topics of greatest interest to you.
If you have a suggestion for a new link, please send us an email, as we are always looking for good resources to pass along to our valued patients and visitors to our website. We hope you find these sites helpful!
Dental Products we Recommend
Links to sites providing helpful information on oral health and home care products patients can use to maintain optimum oral health.
This is my favorite all around toothpaste and mouth rinse and it's not just for halitosis.
Here is the product that we tend to suggest for more any patients who are in braces or have pockets greater than 5mm. We also suggest that patients with severe periodontal disease should place 1-2 drops of bleach (or enough that you can just begin to taste the bleach) in the reservoir of the waterpik.
We like to offer this product with a custom tray. The custom tray can be used with this product, fluoride, or whitening agent.
Low calorie cavity fighting sugar!
Oral-B developed this learning center for dental health education to promote oral care habits that are essential to the lifelong health of teeth and gums. The site includes information and advice for children, adults, and dental health teachers.
General Dental Websites
The following links provide some good general information on dentistry.
One of the world's most trusted brands in dental products.
Offers information in a simple format on proper brushing and flossing.Oral concerns from tooth grinding to denture care are covered, as are child dental care issues.
Colgate Kids World provides a safe, fun and educational online world for kids to play games while learning about good oral care. At Colgate Kids World you will find online videos with Dr. Rabbit, a Brush Chart and many fun games for all ages.
The AGD’s consumer information section provides information on more than 50 oral dental health topics.
Provides information for the general public including dental care articles, dental insurance information, and information for students interested in dentistry.
Contains a wide variety of dental health information, including articles on women's dental health issues, child dental care information, halitosis (bad breath) section, and new dental product information.
American Dental Association’s comprehensive reference provides a glossary of dental terms as they relate to the public.
A program with a goal to combat America’s Oral Health Epidemic
by improving the oral health of more than 50 million American children and their families by the year 2010.
Tobacco Information (Quit smoking!)
Several resources and information to help those who smoke to quit. Smoking is terribly harmful to your teeth and a healthy smile.
Working to expose Big Tobacco's lies, the Campaign reveals the truth about
the deadly effects of smoking, tobacco's corporate public relations campaigns to convince the public that it is a reformed industry, and the advertising and marketing tactics tobacco companies use to entice youth as their new customers.
Site providing expert information on quitting smoking.
Resource for those who want to stop smoking, as well as other information on cancer. Smoking greatly increases a person's chances of oral cancers.