Ady-request_8-23Are you wondering about the best bedbound obese dentistry, Manhattan residents prefer? Whether you or someone you care for is in need of dental care, Dr. Alisa Kauffman is skilled and experienced in addressing the delicate dentistry needs of bedbound obese patients.

Not only does Dr. Kauffman come to your Manhattan home, she brings 30-plus years of experience with her.

Dr. Kauffman Delivers Expert Bedbound Obese Dentistry Manhattan Residents Depend On

If you are an individual with obesity, you’re not alone. Did you know that one-third of adults in the U.S struggle with obesity? In addition to potential health problems, severe obesity can understandably lead to loss of mobility. This in turn, can create difficulty in maintaining vital medical and health appointments.

It is crucial for patients who have been identified as having obesity to continue routine dental care. Periodontal disease has been linked with obesity, and is especially common with those who have Type 2 Diabetes. This condition affecting the gums can be uncomfortable and painful. Regular professional dental care can help prevent periodontitis and similar conditions.

House call dentistry enables individuals to receive the care they deserve, from the comfort of home. Dr. Kauffman provides a number of dental services to include:

  • Dental cleanings
  • Emergency visits
  • Second opinions
  • Exams
  • Scaling (to remove hard calculus)
  • Small fillings
  • Extractions
  • New dentures
  • Repair of broken dentures
  • Reline old dentures
  • Partial dentures
  • Repair of partial dentures
  • Replacement of lost teeth on partial and full dentures.
  • Re-cement a crown or bridge on solid teeth that fell out.

In addition to these provisions, as clinical director at Penn Dental, Dr. Kauffman is passionate about teaching home-health aides, caregivers and family members how to administer and continue healthy dental care.

We Are Here to Help

Help is literally a call away for bedbound obese dentistry Manhattan patients. Your call is important and confidential 917-826-6278.

To learn more about Dr. Kauffman’s passion and dedication to geriatric and homebound dentistry, take a look at her in action here.


Dr. Kauffman Making Housecalls