Children’s Oral Health – Video

4.1.0 Chlldren's Oral Health: Dr. Robert Schroth Answers Your Questions

In this video, Dr. Robert Schroth provides an overview of the issues impacting the oral health of Canadian children.

Dr. Schroth DMD, MSc, PhD is an Associate Professor & Clinician-Scientist in the Department of Preventive Dental Science (Faculty of Dentistry) and the Department of Pediatrics & Child Health (Faculty of Medicine) at the University of Manitoba and a member of the Manitoba Institute of Child Health. Dr. Schroth is a dental clinician scientist, practicing out of two inner city community-based dental clinics. His research focuses on the epidemiology of Early Childhood Caries (ECC) in at-risk populations, particularly among Aboriginal children. Some of his work has examined the role of prenatal factors, including vitamin D levels, on the oral health of infants and preschool children. He also co-facilitates an early childhood oral health promotion and ECC prevention project in Manitoba – Healthy Smile Happy Child. See more at: