is pleased to welcome Dr. Jerry Gordon as the HSW dental expert!
All information in this website reflects current research, reputable sources, and Dr. Gordon’s interpretations as well as opinions from his clinical experience. Here is a list of Dr. Gordon references:


Internal Medicine for Dentistry, Second Edition. Rose and Kaye.

Dental Management of the Medically Compromised Patient, Fifth Edition. Little, Falace, Miller, and Rhodus

The Merck Manual of Medical Information, Home Edition. Berkow

Pathways of the Pulp, Sixth Edition. Cohen and Burns

Clinical Practice of the Dental Hygienist, Sixth Edition. Wilkins

Oral Disease, Second Edition. Scully, Flint, Porter.

Oral Pathology, Regezi and Sciubba

Basic Pathology, Fourth Edition. Robbins and Kumar

Mosby’s Dental Drug Reference, First and Second Editions. Gage, Pickett

Wheeler’s Dental Anatomy, Physiology, and Occlusion, Sixth Edition. Ash

Dentistry, and Illustrated History, Ring

Clinician's Pocket Reference, Gomella, Seventh Edition, 1993

Biochemistry, Stryer, Third Edition, 1988

Total Nutrition: The Only Guide You'll Ever Need, Herbert, Subak-Sharpe, 1994

Histology, Ross, Romrell, Second Edition 1985

The Merck Manual, Beers, Berkow, Seventeenth Edition, 1999


Journal of the American Dental Association, current issues.

Compendium of Continuing Education in Dentistry, current issues.

Dental Abstracts, current issues.


American Dental Association (

Academy of General Dentistry (

California Dental Association (

American Academy of Periodontology(

American Association of Endodontics (

American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry (

American Academy of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery (

American Association of Orthodontists ( (

Medicinet (

Journal of the national cancer institute (

Medline (

* Individual articles on this site are not footnoted. Specific sources for any article is available upon request.