Barbara Shearer

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Barbara Shearer, Ph.D.

Barbara Shearer is the Director of Scientific Affairs for Colgate Oral Pharmaceuticals based in New York. An important part of this role is creating education programs for Dental Professionals throughout their careers. Barbara is originally from New Zealand where she trained as a Dentist and has a PhD in Oral Pathology. She worked for Colgate in New Zealand and Australia before relocating to New York with her family in 2010. Barbara is passionate about prevention and believes that everyone deserves a future they can smile about.

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A Dentist’s Tips for Keeping Your Child’s Teeth Healthy

By: Barbara Shearer, Ph.D.

A Dentist’s Tips for Keeping Your Child’s Teeth Healthy Good dental health (also called oral health) is more than just having clean teeth. It refers to the health of your teeth, gums, cheeks, soft tissues, palate, lips, and jaws. Taking good care of our mouths allow us to speak, chew, taste, swallow, and smile confidently […]

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