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Oral Health Coalition : Ounce of Prevention

The Ounce of Prevention Project, provides a curriculum and materials that can be used to teach parents and children how to care for their teeth. A table-top flip chart is available for any organization that works with young children and their parents.

In addition to the direct education of families the project involves a public education message in the form of posters, brochures and television ads.

To request poster and brochures, e-mail paul.knecht@sddental.org.

Click the below images to view the Ads.



Event Benefits Children of the Sioux Falls Area

A charitable dental event hosted by the Southeastern District Dental Society provided free dental care to 109 children from the Sioux Falls area.  More than700 dental procedures, valued at $45,000, were provide by 50 area dentists and dental office staff.  An additional 50 non-clinical volunteers also helped at the event.  Major sponsors of the event include the Sioux Empire United Way, Delta Dental Foundation, Henry Schein and the South Dakota Dental Foundation.