Tooth Talk

For many years, our state and federal leaders have made a big investment  in keeping kids healthy by increasing their access to health care coverage. Building on the success of RIte Care (Rhode Island’s Medicaid and CHIP Program), the Affordable ...

Teeth First! Teeth First!
TeethFirst!

Dental Providers

Provide a dental home for a young child, and you’ll have a healthier patient for life!

The American Dental Association, American Academy of Pediatrics and the American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry all recommend that children have a dental home by the age of one year. In Rhode Island, we need more dentists who see children under age three. By choosing to open your practice to very young patients, you have the opportunity to grow your practice, to start a child off on a lifetime of good oral and overall health, and to become a permanent, vital part of that child’s healthcare team.

It’s never too soon for dentists and families to team up—making a child’s teeth a priority from the start.

TeethFirst! Creating healthy smiles for a lifetime.