Facts, Myths & Tooth Tips For Back To School - Your Plan for Health

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Facts, Myths & Tooth Tips For Back To School

August 18, 2020 @ 11:30 am - 12:00 pm

Dr Messina will be presenting a light-hearted lunchtime discussion of dental issues, especially targeted to parents with children heading back to school.  It contains useful information on dental disease and prevention, including mouthguard wear for sports, sealants, and a rationale for when to start orthodontic treatment, and how to manage dental emergencies.

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About the presenter:

Matthew Messina DDS is the Director of Upper Arlington Dentistry, located at the OSUMC Outpatient Care facility in Upper Arlington.  He also is the Interim Director of Dental Oncology for The OSU College of Dentistry.  Dr Messina graduated first in his class from The Ohio State University College of Dentistry in 1987.  He completed a hospital-based general dentistry residency at Miami Valley Hospital in Dayton, OH and practiced in Cleveland for 30 years before joining the faculty at OSU in 2017.  Dr Messina is recognized nationally for his presentations and has been a national spokesperson for the American Dental Association since 1995, having appeared on ABC’s Good Morning America, CNN and NPR.  He has also provided comments on dental health for USA TODAY, the New York Times, the Washington Post, Cosmopolitan, Men’s Health, WebMD and Prevention magazine.

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August 18, 2020
11:30 am - 12:00 pm
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