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.
Provides information for the general public including dental care articles, dental insurance information, and information for students interested in dentistry.
The AGD’s consumer information site “Know Your Teeth” provides information on more than 50 oral dental health topics.
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.
Although we make every effort to provide you with a wide range of treatment in our office, complicated situations can arise that are best handled by a doctor with specialty training. We are blessed to have fantastic dental specialists right here in Dubois County, and we feel very comfortable referring our patients who require a specialist’s care to any of these gifted clinicians. They are listed below in alphabetical order.
Orthodontist (specializes in straightening teeth and guiding craniofacial growth with braces and other appliances).
Endodontist (specializes in saving teeth by providing root canal therapy and related procedures).
Orthodontists (specialize in straightening teeth and guiding craniofacial growth with braces and other appliances).
Oral & Maxillofacial Surgeons (specialize in extracting teeth and treating diseases, injuries, and defects in the head, neck, face, and jaws).
Pediatric Dentist (specializes in providing dentistry for children and for individuals with special needs).
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.
One of the world’s most trusted brands in dental products.
Trusted resource for dental health information and oral care products.
Learn how the Sonicare toothbrush creates an indescribable clean feeling, the benefits you can expect, and even take a factory tour.
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.
Site providing expert information on quitting smoking.
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.
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.
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.