While in past decades, the homebound elderly have simply had to resign themselves to chronic oral pain and poor dental health for lack of available care options, recent years have seen the development of a much needed solution to this problem – home dental care for seniors.
Here are some of the most common problems that house call dentistry addresses:
So you may be wondering where you can find a dentist around New York City that can provide house call dentistry services?
If you live in the Manhattan area, you have access to one of the nation’s best house call dentists – Dr. Alisa Kauffman of Geriatric House Call Dentistry. As one of the first leaders in house call dentistry, Dr. Kauffman has been providing these convenient and necessary services to the homebound elderly for over 30 years. She services the entire Manhattan area with extensive geriatric dental experience and deep compassion. Call today to find out more about her home dental care for seniors.
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