These recommendations have been reviewed with dentists and prenatal care providers—obstetricians, family doctors, nurse practitioners—throughout Oregon. We believe they represent the standard of care in Oregon State. If you have questions about individual patients, contact that patient’s care provider directly.
Produced with support from the Northwest Center to Reduce Oral Health Disparities (NIH/NIDCR U54 DE019346), School of Dentistry, University of Washington.
Suggested citation: Northwest Center to Reduce Oral Health Disparities. 2009. Guidelines for Oral Health Care in Pregancy. Seattle, WA: School of Dentistry, University of Washington.
Source material for this document includes Oral Health Care During Pregnancy and Early Childhood: Practice Guidelines. New York, NY: New York State Department of Health, 2006.
June 17, 2009
Seattle King 5 News dispels common myths about getting vaccinations for your children and their first dental appointment.