“Potential physical, sensory, and cognitive impairments associated with aging may make oral health self-care and patient education/communications challenging.” states The American Dental Association. If that’s the case, you’re finding out, rather quickly we can assume, that it could be close to impossible to get your aging loved one to the dentist. If you’re finding this to be true, you may have searched for “bedbound dentistry in NYC”. What, or WHO, rather, you’ll find is Dr. Alisa Kauffman of Geriatric House Call Dentistry. She is well versed in homebound dentistry and comes to your loved one equipped with compassion and extensive training.
It can be exhausting trying to take care of vulnerable, aging loved ones, especially if they’re confined to a bed, unable to help themselves. Knowing there exists such a thing as bedbound dentistry, NYC residents can breathe a little easier. And, finding the best dentist that makes house calls in NYC to the geriatric community can and does relieve a lot of stress for the caregivers who want nothing but the best in geriatric in-home dental care for their loved one. Here are 5 reasons why the aging community of New York City needs a dentist like Dr. Kauffman.
With as many issues and hardships as the aging population faces, getting adequate geriatric dental care shouldn’t be one of them. That’s why Dr. Kauffman makes house call dentistry her focus. She comes to them equipped with a plan and an attitude and disarming demeanor that can accomplish anything! If you have been struggling with what to do to get the proper care for your loved one, give Dr. Alisa Kauffman a call at (917) 826-6278 to talk through any concerns you may have. Her heart’s desire and life’s mission is to give your loved one the respect and care they deserve.
"We were lucky to find Alisa but it was difficult. My wife Susan, Sweet Susan, has Alzheimer’s Dementia. Finally,..."
"Dear Dr. Kauffman, Alan is doing well. I think he must have been in pain with the loose tooth..."
"I have general anxiety disorder and am very scared of the dentist .. I don’t travel from home and..."
"Dr. Kauffman is responsive, compassionate and provides efficient care. Her follow up care and concern for her patient was..."
"Dear Dr. Kauffman, My entire family thanks you for the wonderful treatment you provided for my husband with Alzheimer’s..."
"Thank you a million Dr. Kauffman. This is my best Christmas in many years. You are my angel. -Carl..."
"I cannot believe how beautiful my grandmother’s dentures look and fit. We only wish we found you sooner s..."
"Thank you so much for having the compassion and energy to do this type of work. I’m watching one..."
"Hi Dr. Alisa I thought you would want to know that my mother passed away on Saturday afternoon. Thank..."
"Thanks so much for treating my mother. When I woke up in the middle of the night and saw..."