Category Archives: Oral Health

Treating the Dental Patient with a Developmental Disorder

Bibby Library recently purchased the new book Treating the Dental Patient with a Developmental Disorder.  If you are affiliated with the University of Rochester, you may borrow the book for two weeks. Edited by Karen Raposa and Steven Perlman, the … Continue reading

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Eastman Dental’s Dr. Wayne Lipschitz interviewed about oral health for persons with developmental disabilities

Read the article For cognitively impaired, care poses a challenge,  published by delaware online.

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Managing Dental Care for Patients with Autism Spectrum Disorder

The Southeast Regional Consortium and AUCD Presents the following webinar: Managing Dental Care for Patients with Autism Spectrum Disorder Thursday, May 3, 2012 2:00pm EST – 3:00pm EST For more information and to register go to http://www.aucd.org/template/event.cfm?event_id=3032&id=379&parent=379

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An invitation from the Community Task Force on Oral Health Needs of People with Developmental Disabilities

Please join us for the 2nd Community Planning Meeting Date:        May 23, 2012 Time:       5 p.m. – 7 p.m. Location:  Rochester General Hospital – Twig Auditorium 1425 Portland Avenue Free parking! Please park in … Continue reading

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Project Updates

Presentations from our March 12 Community Planning Workshop are now available for you to view on our website. Reminder If you have a developmental disability or are at the parent or caregiver of a person with developmental disabilities, please complete … Continue reading

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Dr. Perlman: Special Needs Dentists are like Pirates

Those struggling through the jungle of special needs dentistry have a chance to make a real difference, Special Olympics Global Clinical Advisor Dr. Steven Perlman told 75 people at the first Community Planning Workshop at Eastman Dental. I’ve taken that … Continue reading

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Community Input Needed at Upcoming Workshop

A community input and planning workshop to discuss unmet oral health needs of people with developmental disabilities will be held from 4:30 p.m.– 6:30 p.m., March 12, at Eastman Dental’s Farash Auditorium, 625 Elmwood Ave, near Strong Memorial Hospital. To … Continue reading

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