Integrating preventive oral health with medical care
Our purpose is to improve the oral health of adults with Special Needs, Complex Needs and Geriatric Needs, using a painless, cost-effective treatment of oral dysbiosis (the primary cause of poor oral health). These high risk communities account for 4 in 10 adults.
Their unmet need for better oral health is amongst the largest in pharmaceuticals.
CHX is a pharmaceutical company developing and marketing a new treatment for oral dysbiosis – the primary cause of poor oral health.
Prevora is a high-strength, long-lasting antiseptic topically applied by the hygienist to the teeth of adults at high risk of poor oral health.
Better Outcomes, Lower Cost
Prevora is a profoundly new approach to oral healthcare. It deals with the cause not the consequence of poor oral health.
The Ontario Centre for Excellence and CHX co-fund Mount Sinai Hospital’s review of its Special Care dental program.
Sometimes new science and discoveries come along to rewrite the job description for an industry or profession. Think of the Internet and its redefinition of the community library, for example.
A similar situation may well be emerging in hygiene– er, let’s call it oral healthcare for reasons given below.
Recently, the bidirectional linkage between oral health and cognitive decline has heated up. If your patients haven’t already asked you about it, read this article.Read More