Dental Pearls for Patients with Developmental Disabilities

7/14/2023; 15 minutes

Join us for an insightful program featuring Dr. Jean Calvo, Assistant Professor of oral facial services at UCSF. In this session, Dr. Calvo shares valuable dental care strategies for children and adolescents with special needs, particularly those with autism spectrum disorder and developmental disabilities. Discover dental pearls and interventions to enhance oral hygiene, prevent dental diseases, and improve access to care. Gain valuable insights into using flossers, three-sided toothbrushes, and prescription toothpaste. This program aims to empower caregivers, advocates, and healthcare providers with practical tips to promote optimal oral health for individuals with special healthcare needs. Recorded on 03/03/2023. (#38881)

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