Posted on: April 19, 2010
Bright Smiles from Birth is an ICAAP educational program that provides guidelines and support to Pediatricians and Family Physicians, Dentists, and families to make oral health a component of well child visits.
Bright Smiles from Birth made available an informational sheet for pediatric health care providers about supplies needed to conduct oral health screenings and fluoride varnish applications. The Screening and Fluoride Varnish Supplies information sheet includes a list of supplies needed, approximate costs of supplies, sources from which varnish and supplies can be ordered, and a contact for water testing.
Fluoride varnish is approximately $1 per application and is available in unit does and “all in one” unit doses with applicator brush. It comes in yellow, white or tooth colored and in multiple different flavors.
For more information about community oral health screening and fluoride varnish application supplies, and Bright Smiles From Birth please contact:
1400 W. Hubbard
Chicago, IL 60642
Phone: 312/733-1026, ext 213