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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!


General Dental Websites

The following links provide some good general information on dentistry.

American Dental Association

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

Academy of General Dentistry

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

Rhode Island Dental Association


Providence Plantations Dental Study Club


The Pankey Institute for Advanced Dental Education


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.

Oral Cancer Adjunctive Screening



Other Interesting Websites

Other sites of interest on the Web.

Tufts University School of Dental Medicine

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.


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.


Cosmetic Dentistry

American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry

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


Periodontal (Gum) Disease & Implants

American Academy of Periodontology

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


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.

Tobacco

Helpful tips on how to quit smoking.

Cancer

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.


Other Interesting Websites

Other sites of interest on the Web.

Beyond Fear (Dental Phobia Self Help)

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

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.