Journal of Dental Research and Practice

Noah Williams

Editorial Office, Journal of Dental Research and Practice, Belgium


  • Editorial   
    An Overview of the Literature on Teledentistry and its Applications in Pediatric Dentistry
    Author(s): Noah Williams*

    Face-to-face encounters in dentistry were restricted during the disastrous COVID-19 pandemic to create social separation and decrease viral transmission. Teledentistry was used to give dental care. The purpose of this article is to evaluate the literature and information on the supply and use of teledentistry as a strategy to treat pediatric patients' oral health requirements. In the pediatric population, teledentistry has been used for oral health education and promotion, remote diagnosis and monitoring, and behavior coaching. This practice strategy is beneficial in providing dental treatment in remote locations with little access to pediatric dental specialists, monitoring patients between appointments, conducting remote diagnosis and screening programs, promoting the oral health of children through dental education, and in pre-appointment behavior guidance in studies involving .. View More»
    DOI: 10.4172/jdrp.22.4(2).007

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