Oral Health Fact Sheets for People with Special Needs
Fact sheets are for mild to moderate manifestations of a number of special needs conditions. For most conditions there are separate fact sheets for Dental Professionals, Medical Professionals, and Parents and Caregivers. Fact sheets can be found on the University of Washington Oral Medicine website.
Check out the guidance for the fact sheets below for helpful hints about dental care for your child or patient with special needs.
Oral Health Guidance for Dental Professionals: Children with Special Health Care Needs and Their Caregivers (PDF)
Oral Health Guidelines for Medical Professionals: Children with Special Health Care Needs and Their Caregivers (PDF)
General Dental Health Guidance for Parents and Caregivers
Child Abuse Guidance for Dental Professionals (PDF)
Fact Sheets for Special Needs Conditions
Fact Sheets in table below are PDF
- National Maternal and Child Oral Health Resource Center Children with Special Needs Messages
- Patients with Special Health Care Needs Resources