Ever suspected that a patient might be using methamphetamine?
Dentists are one of the top five most respected professionals and can influence their patient’s addictive behavior.
Start talking with your patients about the oral effects of methamphetamine.
You may prevent someone from ever using this dangerous and illegal drug.
Get the educational brochure that provides the opportunity to ease into this conversation:
What you need to know and why you need to know it
Provide a clear message that methamphetamine damages teeth.
Show patients a time-line of the progression of “meth mouth” (with clinical photos).
Remind patients of the importance of oral hygiene, diet, and dental care.