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Visiting the Dentist: Resource List

Books for Children

  • A Day in the Life of a Dentist; by Health Adamson, Capstone Press, 2004
  • Behold, No Cavities: A Visit to the Dentist; by Sarah Willson; Simon Spotlight/Nickelodeon, 2007
  • Caillou at the Dentist; by Johanne Mercier; Chouette, 2004
  • Danny Goes to the Dentist; by Robert Robinson; illustrated by Nicola Smee; McGraw-Hill, 2002
  • Dental Office; by Lola Schaefer; Heinemann Library, 2000
  • Does a Lion Brush? by Fred Ehrlich; Blue Apple Books, 2008
  • Elmo Visits the Dentist; by Dalmatian Press, 2007
  • First Visit to the Dentist; by Monica Hughes; Raintree, 2004
  • Going to the Dentist; DK Publishing, 2007
  • Going to the Dentist; by Melinda Radabaugh, Hinemann Library, 2004
  • Open Wide!; by Tom Barber and Lynne Chapman, Chrysalis Children's Books/Publishers Group West, 2004
  • Open Wide!: A Visit to the Dentist; by Cecile Schoberle; Simon, 2000
  • Open Wide: Tooth School Inside; by Laurie Keller; Owlet Paperbacks, 2003
  • Show Me Your Smile! A Visit to the Dentist; by Christine Ricci; Simon Spotlight/ Nick Jr., 2005
  • Taking Care of Your Teeth; by Sylvia Goulding; Rourke Publishing, 2005
  • What Does a Dentist Do?; by Heather Miller, Enslow Publishing, 2005
  • Where do Baby Teeth Go?; by Denise Jenkins; First Page, 2004
  • What to Expect When You Go to the Dentist; by Heidi Murkoff; illustrated by Laura Rader; Harper Festival, 2002

Other Resources

American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry
211 East Chicago Avenue #700
Chicago, IL 60611
Web site:
Information available by telephone or by mail regarding oral health of infants, children and adolescents.

Compiled by Catherine Smith, MLS, medical librarian at the Family Health Library, The Children's Hospital, Denver, CO.
Pediatric Advisor 2012.2 published by RelayHealth.
Last modified: 2010-06-04
Last reviewed: 2010-06-04
This content is reviewed periodically and is subject to change as new health information becomes available. The information is intended to inform and educate and is not a replacement for medical evaluation, advice, diagnosis or treatment by a healthcare professional.
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