Oral manifestations are often an early signal of systemic disease, so recognizing them can point the way to a prompt diagnosis.
Dental caries are the number one infectious disease in U.S. children. Are you doing your part to encourage good oral hygiene?
Early childhood caries disproportionately affect low-income children without access to a dentist. A speaker at the American Academy of Physician Assistants’ 39th Annual PA meeting offers clinicians in primary care pediatrics tips for recognizing and preventing oral health problems.