caregivers providers

Objectives

After completion of this course, you will:

  1. Understand the role of primary care providers in pediatric oral health.
  2. Be able to assess risk and screen for caries among pediatric patients.
  3. Provide oral health anticipatory guidance (education) to parents/caregivers.
  4. Be able to apply fluoride varnish.
  5. Know how to facilitate referral of higher-risk patients to a dentist.