Links

Links

Preview our Educational Dental Website Links

In addition to our own website, there are other internet sites that provide useful and interesting dental information.  Because we are committed to improving our patients' oral healthcare knowledge, we  provide the following links to other sites you might find to be of value.  We grouped the most practical 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 contact us, as we are always searching for good resources to pass along to our valued patients and visitors to our website.  We hope you find these sites worthwhile!


Other Interesting Websites

Other sites of interest on the Web.

Invisalign

Invisalign is the invisible way to straighten your teeth, without braces.  It works through a series of invisible, removable, and comfortable aligners that no one can tell you're wearing.
 

Operation Smile

A non-profit volunteer medical services organization providing reconstructive surgery and related health care to indigent children and young adults in developing countries and the United States.  Operation Smile provides education and training around the world to physicians and other health care professionals to achieve long-term self-sufficiency.
 

Oral Health America

A non-profit organization whose goal is to increase public awareness of oral health's importance to total health.
 

Beyond Fear (Dental Phobia Self Help)

Clear and concise information on how you can overcome dental anxiety.
 

Healthy Smiles 2010

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.
 

Healthy People 2010

Provides a framework for prevention for the Nation.  It is a statement of national health objectives designed to identify the most significant preventable threats to health and to establish national goals to reduce these threats.
 

KnowYourTeeth.com

This is a new website from the Academy of General Dentistry to address consumer questions. 

General Dental Websites

The following links provide some good general information on dentistry.

Crest

One of the world's most trusted brands in dental products.
 

Academy of General Dentistry

The AGD’s consumer information section provides information on more than 50 oral dental health topics.
 

American Dental Association

Provides information for the general public including dental care articles, dental insurance information, and information for students interested in dentistry.
 

Floss.com

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.
 

Glossary of Dental Terms

American Dental Association’s comprehensive reference provides a glossary of dental terms as they relate to the public.

Oral Health Care & Products

Links to sites providing helpful information on oral health and home care products patients can use to maintain optimum oral health.

Colgate

Trusted resource for dental health information and oral care products.
 

National Museum of Dentistry

The museum, a Smithsonian Institution Affiliate, is a lively national center 
where visitors learn the importance of a healthy smile and are fascinated 
by the rich history of dentistry.
 

Oral-B

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.

Children

Here are some fun and entertaining dental related sites for children (and parents).

American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry

Provides excellent information pediatric dentistry for parents with young children.
 

Colgate Kids World

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.
 

Crest Kids

Learn how to get your kids interested in learning about dental health, gum disease and cavities.  Includes tips for tykes, parent’s guide, product information, and games.
 

Kids Health

The largest and most visited site on the Web providing doctor-approved health information about children from before birth through adolescence.  Sections for parents, teens, and kids.
 

Kids Healthworks

Free parenting resources, child safety tips, child health questions, and more.  This is the parenting resource site for the broadcast television series Kids Healthworks developed in conjunction with the American Academy of Pediatrics and currently airing on Discovery Health Channel.

Cosmetic Dentistry
 

American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry

General information on cosmetic dentistry and what it can do for you.

Oral Health Care & Products

Links to sites providing helpful information on oral health and home care products patients can use to maintain optimum oral health.

American Dental Hygienists' Association

Covers a wide variety of dental topics.  Particularly beneficial is the online newsletter which features an oral health FAQ section and an online quiz.

Periodontal (Gum) Disease & Implants
 

American Academy of Periodontology

Frequently asked questions about periodontal (gum) disease and implants compiled by the American Academy of Periodontology.

Teeth Whitening

Information about various professional teeth whitening products.

Zoom!

The Zoom! In-Office Whitening System uses proprietary technology to whiten your teeth an average of eight shades in about one hour while you relax at your dentist’s office.  Zoom! teeth whitening is a popular procedure on ABC's reality television show Extreme Makeover.
 

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.

Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids

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.


QuitAssist

Site providing expert information on quitting smoking.

Healthcare

General health websites covering a variety of topics.

WebMD

The world's leading source for trustworthy and timely health and medical news and information.  Providing credible health information, supportive community, and educational services by blending award-winning expertise in content, community services, expert commentary, and medical review.