Oral Health Promotion

The medical home is an ideal place for oral health screening and guidance to occur. The Smiles for Life courses on oral examination, infant oral health, adult oral health, women's oral health, caries risk assessment, and geriatric oral health cover the following topics in detail:

Screen for disease and risk:

  • History, risk assessment, and examination

Provide anticipatory guidance regarding:

  • Caries
  • Oral health maintenance
  • Early referral
  • Fluoride


Joanna Douglass, BDS, DDS