Oral Health America’s mission is to change lives by connecting communities with resources to increase access to care, education, and advocacy for all Americans, especially those most vulnerable. Our vision is a future free of oral disease and pain.

WHAT IS OHA?

A national non-profit organization working to educate Americans about the importance of mouth health to overall health and well-being

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  • Celebrate Smiles Under Silver Stars

    OHA’s 25th Annual Gala & Benefit takes place at 6 p.m. February 25 at the beautiful Hilton Chicago, serving as both a major fundraiser for OHA’s programs and the networking event of the year for the dental industry. This year’s gala celebrates OHA’s 60th anniversary and will feature a presentation highlighting the organization’s milestones over […]

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  • New School-Based Sealant Guidelines

    Dental sealants are proven to prevent childhood tooth decay, but school-based sealant programs sometimes struggle to reach the children who are most at risk. Following the release last year of its CDC-funded report on challenges facing these programs, the Children’s Dental Health Project will convene a work group to update scientific and clinical guidelines, some of which are 20 […]

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  • Reaching Pharmacists About Oral Health

    Seventy percent of older Americans do not have dental insurance, which means their access to a dentist might be limited. However, they may interact with pharmacists on a regular basis, making pharmacists an ideal resource for oral health education. Find out about resources OHA is developing specifically for pharmacists through a new initiative from the Wisdom Tooth Project®.

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