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ABOUT DR. KELLY DINGRANDO

Dr. Kelly Dingrando is an assistant professor at the University of Kentucky College of Dentistry. As a pediatric dentist, her interests are in preventing tooth decay, dental public health issues and educating the next generation of dentists. More information about UK Dentistry is available at  ukhealthcare.uky.edu/dentistry.

DENTAL CARIES ARE COMMAN BUT TREATABLE

Did you know tooth decay in children is four times more common than asthma? In fact, one of the most prevalent childhood diseases is dental caries, a process where the presence of bacteria in the mouth leads to the weakening of protective tooth enamel, which in turn can lead to tooth decay.

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