JADA For the Patient | American Dental Association

See the top patient-friendly resources from ā€œJADA For the Patient.ā€

Each can be printed and shared with your patients to facilitate easy-to-understand chairside conversations.

Staying in the game with mouthguards

May 01, 2022

Staying in the game with mouthguards

Types of mouthguards and caring for your mouthguard.

April 01, 2022

Keeping your dentist up to date

Communicating an up-to-date and complete health and medication history.

March 01, 2022

Caring for dental instruments

Cleaning, inspection, and sterilization/disinfection.

February 01, 2022

Making dental treatment comfortable

Medications to numb pain and helping you relax during treatment.

January 01, 2022

Key points for your child's teeth

Teething, dental visits, and cavity prevention.

December 01, 2021

Wearing a crown

How to work with your dentist to choose the correct material for and place a crown.

November 01, 2021

Talking about sleep apnea

Risk factors and treatment for obstructive sleep apnea.

October 01, 2021

Keeping your smile healthy

Tips on toothbrushing, cleaning between your teeth, using mouthrinses, and shopping smart.

September 01, 2021

What is bruxism?

A look at the habit of grinding your teeth or clenching or thrusting your jaw forward.

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