Dental & Oral Health

SCHOOL-BASED ORAL HEALTH PROGRAM

CAVITY FREE AT THREE (CF3)

CAVITY FREE KIDS

DENTAL NAVIGATION

COMMUNITY WATER FLUORIDATION

ORAL HEALTH COALITION

SW SMILE MAKERS

ORAL DISEASE PREVENTION

DocumentDid you know that good oral health improves your overall health? Dental health is tied to the improvement of all health outcomes for all ages.

Oral health affects our ability to eat, speak, smile, and show emotion. Poor oral health affects self-esteem, school performance, and attendance at work or school. Oral diseases-which range from cavities and gum disease to oral cancer-cause pain and disability for millions of Coloradans each year. The LPCPH Regional Oral Health Specialist program serves La Plata, Archuleta, Montezuma, San Juan, and Dolores counties, and aims to improve oral health outcomes for all residents.


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