Time is on the side of change in dentistry

J Public Health Dent. 2020 Sep:80 Suppl 2:S100-S103. doi: 10.1111/jphd.12418. Epub 2020 Oct 29.


The 2020 environment challenges health professionals and stakeholders to reconsider oral health-care design and business operations to drive meaningful change toward improving the oral health of all. The Three Domain Framework reinforces connections between social and structural determinants of health while promoting new opportunities to demonstrate value-based solutions that connect care providers, individuals, and communities.

Keywords: minimally invasive care; oral health; personalized dentistry; preventive dentistry; teledentistry; value-based oral health care.

MeSH terms

  • Dentistry*
  • Humans
  • Oral Health*