An extensive review of the literature documenting care provided by dental therapists and clinical outcomes worldwide indicates that they offer safe, effective dental care to children.
A review of the global literature on dental therapists
By David Nash
AAPD About Dental Therapy ADA ADT Alaska APHA CHAP Children David Nash Dental Accreditation Dental Therapist Model Dental Therapy Education DENTEX DHAT DT Economic Education EFDA Indian Health Service Institute of Medicine Legislation Mary Williard Massachusetts Minnesota National Health Insurance New York New Zealand Oral Health Access Oral Health Needs Pew Charitable Trusts Research Underserved W.K. Kellogg Foundation Workforce Working With Dental Therapists