The American Association of Orthodontists Partners with Renowned Chef John Besh to Highlight Orthodontic-Friendly Recipes

Recipes Will Be Available during National Orthodontic Health Month  

Renowned chef, restaurateur, TV personality and author John Besh will make life a little more delicious this fall as a result of his new partnership with The American Association of Orthodontists  (AAO) during National Orthodontic Health Month in October.  Chef Besh has personally selected orthodontic-friendly recipes from his collection that will be available online at

“Partnering with Chef Besh is wonderful opportunity for us to give patients in treatment some delectable recipes for dishes to help them enjoy the season,” says Robert E. Varner, DMD, president of the American Association of Orthodontists.  “Certain foods are tough on braces and other devices used to straighten teeth and align jaws.  Chef Besh’s recipes can help patients reach their treatment goal of a healthy and beautiful smile.”

During the month of October, Chef Besh’s “orthodontic-friendly” recipes will be available on, compliments of the American Association of Orthodontists.

The selected recipes are Cauliflower Mac and Cheese, Yogurt Fruit Pops and Drew’s Cake. You can find them here or visit

About Chef John Besh
John Besh is a chef and a native son dedicated to the culinary riches of southern Louisiana. In his restaurants, entrepreneurial pursuits, and public activities, he preserves and promotes ingredients, techniques, and heritage one mouth-watering dish at a time.

He is the host of two national public television cooking shows, based on his award-winning cookbooks: “Chef John Besh’s New Orleans,” and “Chef John Besh’s Family Table.”

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