Dental Patient Resources

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Dental Resources by Callahan & Klein

At Callahan & Klein, your experience doesn’t end when you leave the office. Instead, we’re dedicated to helping you understand your oral health so that you can make healthy choices in your day to day life. Thanks to the many dental resources available online, learning about dentistry and oral hygiene is easier than ever before. Curious patients have a world of dental knowledge right at their fingertips!
Our team has compiled some useful resources below. Feel free to browse our website as well — you’ll find more in-depth information on the specific procedures that we offer and the care that is available in our Lakewood CO office.
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FAQs

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Have you ever wondered why you need to floss? Are you looking for a solution to tooth staining? Do you want to know how to get rid of bad breath? On our FAQ page, you can find answers to these questions, plus other common questions that we get from patients. If you don’t find the answer you’re looking for, reach out to us via email or phone and we’ll help you out!

Outside Links

In addition to our own website, there are many great
dental resources available online.
Because we are committed to improving the oral healthcare knowledge of our dental patients, we’ve created the following list of links, which features a number of sites 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. Take a look below, and happy learning!

General Dentist Websites

The following dental resources provide general information on dentistry. These are great for patients who want more information on how to maintain their oral health, who want to understand what their dentist’s day looks like, or who are considering pursuing dentistry. They will provide you with an overview of important dental knowledge.
Academy of general dentistry

The Academy of General Dentistry’s public information website, KnowYourTeeth.com, provides information on more than 50 oral health topics. It features an easily searchable glossary of oral health terms and information about how to prepare for your next dentist appointment.

Mouth Healthy

American Dental Association's public website, MouthHealthy.org, provides dental resources for the general public. Its offerings include dental care articles, dental insurance information, and information for students interested in dentistry.

The American Dental Association has a long history and over 150,000 members nationwide. It is a great, reliable source for dental information. The ADA has the best interest of dental patients in mind, and it provides some of the best dental patient resources available on the web.

American Dental Association

American Dental Association’s comprehensive glossary provides a catalog of dental terms as they relate to the public. From antibiotics to x-rays, they’ve included all the need-to-know dental terms. Their informative descriptions are great dental patient resources. We encourage you to read up and become more informed about the care that you are receiving!

Oral Health Care & Products

The following links lead to sites that provide helpful information on oral health and home care products that patients can use to maintain optimum oral health. Many of the brands should be familiar to you!
Colgate

You probably recognize the Colgate brand from the aisles of your drugstore. But did you know that Colgate’s website features an oral care center that offers videos, articles, and other dental resources? Whether you’re looking to buy a new toothbrush or searching for a video on nutrition and oral health, this is a trusted resource.

Crest

Like Colgate, Crest is one of the world's most trusted dental brands. On their website you can order products or visit their “learn” section for information about maintaining a healthy smile. Their website features information about brushing, wisdom teeth, toothaches, gum health, and much more.

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Adult, or permanent teeth, are designed to last a lifetime. Which is why losing a tooth can be alarming. Fortunately, applying a few early prevention techniques can help keep your teeth from falling out so you can show off a healthier, more resilient smile.

Philips Sonicare

The Sonicare toothbrush is an electric toothbrush that boasts a “next-level clean” feeling. You can learn more about Sonicare on their website, read reviews from real customers, and decide if an electric toothbrush is right for you.

What Else Do You Want to Learn About?

The links above represent just a handful of the many useful dental resources available to patients who are interested in learning more about dentistry and oral health. 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 other visitors to our website. We hope that you found these sites helpful!
For questions about your care and our offerings, you can always reach out to us via phone or email.