INFORMATIONAL LINKS COMPILED BY YOUR ELIZABETH DENTIST
Our practice is committed to providing our patients with the knowledge and tools to make the best choices when it comes to their dental care in Elizabeth, New Jersey. Below we have provided links to other sites that include valuable information regarding maintaining good oral hygiene. We hope you find these sites useful and informative!
ORAL HEALTH CARE INFORMATION
American Dental Association
The ADA is the nation's largest dental assocation. It's website contains a vast library of information on a variety of oral health care topics, as well as in-depth explanations of almost all dental procedures.
Academy of General Dentistry
Academy of General Dentistry is second largest dental association in the U.S. It's website made for the general public, Know Your Teeth, contains a variety of dental information, including a comprehensive glossary of dental terms.
American Dental Hygienists' Association
The ADHA represents over 120,000 dental hygienists across the country. It's website also contains valuable oral health care information including proper brushing and flossing instructions.
Consumer Guide to Dentistry
This website was designed to help patients better understand the treatments and procedures available in dentistry.
About Cosmetic Dentistry
Contains important information on brushing and flossing, a dental glossary, tooth chart, and more.
Crest Dental Hygiene
Contains resources on how to keep your smile healthy and help protect it from dental conditions such as sensitivity or gingivitis.
INTERACTIVE ORAL EDUCATION FOR KIDS
Children's Dental Health Project
Children’s Dental Health Project (CDHP) is an independent nonprofit advancing solutions so all children achieve oral health.
Kids can explore this online laboratory to learn how to brush their teeth, what tobacco can do to a mouth, and how to make healthy food choices.
Washington Dental Service Baby Portal
Website dedicated to providing oral health care tips for infants and young children.
OTHER DENTAL ORGANIZATIONS
American Assocation of Endodontists
The American Assocation of Endodontists represents over 7,000 endontists, dental professionals specialized in performing root canals.
American Association of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons
Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons care for patients that need surgery of the mouth or jaw. This includes patients with wisdom teeth, facial pain, and misaligned jaws. They also help patients recover from facial injuries, place dental implants, care for patients with oral cancer, and perform facial cosmetic surgery.
National Dental Assocation
The National Dental Assocation strives to improve the delivery of oral health care in underserved communities.
Hispanic Dental Assocation
The Hispanic Dental Assocation strives to improve the delivery of oral health care to the Hispanic community.
American Academy of Periodontology
The AAP website has important information regarding periodontal diseases and dental implants. The website includes a list of warning signs and a risk assessment test for gum disease.
American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry
Contains important information regarding cosmetic dentistry procedures including teeth whitening, veneers, dental implants, and gum lifts.