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Department of Pediatric Dentistry - Educational Videos

Faculty members and residents from the Department of Pediatric Dentistry have developed educational videos on various pediatric oral health topics. The videos may be viewed online or downloaded to your computer for viewing. DVD copies are also available on a limited basis by contacting Cathy Skotowski at .

Support for these projects was provided in part by a grant from the Delta Dental of Iowa Public Benefit Fund.

Videos for dental and non-dental professionals:

holding infant for oral exam
Infant Oral Exam
This video is designed to outline the importance of early oral exams and to instruct dental and non-dental health professionals how to perform an infant oral exam and what specifically to look for.

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holding toddler for oral exam
Toddler Oral Exam
This video is designed to outline the importance of early oral exams and to instruct dental and non-dental health professionals how to perform a toddler oral exam and what specifically to look for.

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pediatric dentist consulting with parent
Caries Risk Assessment for the Young Child
This video is designed to inform health professionals on caries risk assessment for young children. It also reviews the risk factors for early childhood caries.

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teaching toothbrushing to child
Modified Toothbrushing Protocol
This video is designed to assist early childhood educators in teaching children toothbrushing in the classroom setting.

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Videos for caregivers/parents:

brushing a young child's teeth
Oral Health for the Young Child
This video is designed to educate parents and caregivers on oral health information for young children. It is also appropriate for health professionals to use in instructing parents/caregivers about the importance of establishing a dental home by age one and reviews valuable tips for maintaining proper oral health.

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brushing a young child's teeth
Salud Oral del Niños Pequeños
Translated in Spanish.

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mother holding newborn
Your Oral Health is your Baby's
This video is designed to educate pregnant women on the importance of proper oral health during pregnancy and how a pregnant mother’s oral health can affect the health of her baby. It is also appropriate for health professionals to use in instructing pregnant women at prenatal appointments and dental visits.

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mother holding newborn
Tu Salud Oral es la de tu Bebé
Translated in Spanish.

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