Oral Health and Systemic Health — Integrating Care

There is increasing recognition of the vital role oral health plays in overall health, influencing everything from the ability of a woman to carry a pregnancy to term, to chronic diseases such as diabetes and cardiovascular disease.  Dental providers and medical providers are now becoming partners in care. Explore the resources below on both the connections between oral health and systemic health, and the collaborative efforts and care integration between dental health providers and medical teams.

Last Updated on February 10, 2021