Dr. Michael Adams speaks on the importance of oral health to overall health


February is National Children's Dental Health Month. Each February, the American Dental Association (ADA) sponsors National Children's Dental Health Month to raise awareness about the importance of oral health. 

Spectrum was in on the action as well with our COO Brenda Noel introducing our dentist, Dr. Michael Adams, who then shared his expertise in oral care and to dispel some dental myths with constituents. Covering topics from brushing with the appropriate bristles, effective flossing, and avoiding tooth decay to understanding the differences between crowns and bridges, how to properly clean dentures, and how to manage care with periodic check-ups.


Our hygienist, Shemika Whiters, our dental office manager, Aisha Wynne, and Lyvette Velasquez, our dental assistant concluded the presentation by passing out a brochure preventive oral health guidelines and treatment options for the attendees to take home .



See photos below.