Family and Cosmetic Dentistry Informational Links
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 South Holland, Illinois. 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
The ADA is the nation's largest dental association. Its 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 is the 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.
This website was designed to help patients better understand the treatments and procedures available in dentistry.
This website contains important information on brushing and flossing, a dental glossary, tooth chart, and more.
Contains resources on how to keep your smile healthy and help protect t from dental conditions such as sensitivity or gingivitis.
Colgate Oral and Dental Health Basics
Contains a wide array of information and articles on dental health concerns, including a video library.
Oral Health Care Products
Sonicare is the #1 recommended power toothbrush brand by dental professionals.
Invisalign is a powerful alternative to traditional braces. Invisalign uses a series of removable, clear aligners to straighten teeth in a way that is nearly invisible to others.
Zoom! is a leader in teeth whitening.
BriteSmile's state-of-the-art Whitening System is quick, effective and gently delivers a naturally brilliant smile.
Provider of trusted oral health care products.
Offers a full line of dental hygiene products including toothpaste, toothbrushes, mouthwash, and teeth whitening.
Provides a full line of solutions for your dental health and dental care needs.
ClearCorrect clear aligns straighten teeth invisibly, without metal braces.
BOTOX® Cosmetic is a prescription medicine that is injected into muscles and used to temporarily improve the look of moderate to severe forehead lines, crow's feet lines, and frown lines between the eyebrows in adults.
Interactive Oral Education for Kids
Games and activities for kids to learn about the importance of oral health care.
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.
Infant Health Care
Dental Care During Pregnancy is Safe & Important
A healthy mouth for a mother is a healthy start for a baby. View an infographic here.
Washington Dental Service Baby Portal
This website is dedicated to providing oral health care tips for infants and young children.
Other Dental Organizations
Children's Dental Health Project
Children's Dental Health Project (CDHP) is an independent non-profit advancing solution so all children achieve oral health.
American Association of Endodontists
The American Association of Endodontists represents over 7,000 endodontists, 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.
The National Dental Association strives to improve the delivery of oral health care in underserved communities.
The Hispanic Dental Association 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.