Useful resources for dental providers
California Dental Association (CDA)
Check out the latest dental tips and oral health research affecting your patients.
Association of State and Territorial Dental Directors (ASTDD)
ASTDD formulates and promotes the establishment of national dental public health policy, assists state dental programs in the development and implementation of programs and policies for the prevention of oral diseases; builds awareness and strengthens dental public health professionals' knowledge and skills by developing position papers and policy statements; provides information on oral health to health officials and policy makers, and conducts conferences for the dental public health community.
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) - Division of Oral Health
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) is the federal agency responsible for providing national leadership to prevent and control oral diseases and conditions. CDC works to enhance oral disease prevention in state and community settings by strengthening public health infrastructure to support oral disease prevention efforts and fostering applied research.
Medi-Cal Dental Program
The Medi-Cal Program currently offers dental services as one of the program's many benefits. Under the guidance of the California Department of Health Care Services, the Medi-Cal Dental Program aims to provide Medi-Cal beneficiaries with access to high-quality dental care.
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