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Every child deserves healthy teeth.
The Access to Baby and Child Dentistry program (ABCD) connects families with dentists who know how to care for young kids. This prevents early tooth decay and starts children on a lifelong path to good oral health.
What does ABCD do?
Helps you find a dentist
Keeps baby teeth healthy
ABCD dentists provide quality dental care and treatment to eligible children. ABCD dentists receive enhanced fees through Medicaid for providing certain preventative and restorative procedures.
Become an ABCD provider
Attend a training - it can be arranged in your own office
The University of Washington, the Health Care Authority, and the local ABCD office will issue you a certification
Help us spread the word about the importance of good oral health in early childhood. Refer any Apple Health (Medicaid) families with young children to us.
Refer children to ABCD
Hand out our program information
Submit a referral form and we will contact your client