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 that 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. 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.
The AGD’s consumer information section provides information on more than 50 oral health topics.
Provides information for the general public including dental care articles, dental insurance information, and information for students interested in dentistry.
Covers a wide variety of dental topics. Particularly beneficial is the online newsletter which features an oral health FAQ section and an online quiz.
American Dental Association’s comprehensive reference provides a glossary of dental terms as they relate to the public.
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.
There's been a lot in the news lately about fluoride. This site was brought to our attention by the New Hampshire Dental Society.
Trusted resource for dental health information and oral care products.
Oral-B developed this learning center for dental health education to promote oral care habits that are essential to the lifelong health of teeth and gums. The site includes information and advice for children, adults, and dental health teachers.
Learn how the Sonicare toothbrush creates an indescribable clean feeling, the benefits you can expect, and even take a factory tour. The Drs. Phelan recommend these brushes regularly.
Research the practice of correcting misaligned teeth and jaws.
Invisalign is one of the more popular methods of orthodontic treatment due to its near invisibility. Find out if your smile could be an an invisalign smile.
Find everything from how teeth are moved to braces-friendly recipes! (Chocolate baked bananas anyone? )
Each year in the United States, about 29,000 people learn that they have oral cancer. Early detection is important! These sites can help you stay informed.
Learn about signs and symptoms or peruse the survivor/patient forum.
A brush biopsy test used by our office to diagnose oral cancer.