If you care for an elderly adult with limited mobility, then you know how difficult it can be to access quality dental care. When you search for a house call dentist Manhattan relies on, it’s essential that they possess these qualities.
- Education and experience. Dr. Alissa Kauffman is a top 25 dentist with over 30 years experience, and has specialized in geriatric dentistry since 1995. Her educational and professional work have provided her with extensive experience working with home bound seniors who have Alzheimer’s Disease, Parkinson’s Disease, and Dementia.
- Commitment and dedication. Dr. Kauffman provides dental care to a vulnerable and underserved community. Dr. Kauffman is not only the Clinical Director of Faculty Practices at the University of Pennsylvania, but helped to develop the Living Independently For Elders (LIFE) Center within the school of nursing. The Life Program is not only educational but allows students hands on practice providing geriatric dental care. This program has been vital to the geriatric community who receive high quality routine dental care at home.
- Convenience and trust. Senior citizens and their caregivers can rely on Dr. Kauffman who devotes herself to providing compassionate dental care for every patient, and can treat patients in their bed, wheelchair or wherever is most convenient for them.
Learn More about the House Call Dentist Manhattan
Dr. Kauffman provides the following geriatric dental care services in NYC in the comfort and convenience of their apartment or nursing home:
- Emergency visits
- Second opinions
- Teeth cleaning
- Small fillings
- New dentures and broken dentures repair.
If you or your loved one is 65 or older and require the house call dentist Manhattan, we welcome you to learn more about Dr. Kauffman’s Geriatric House Call Dentistry or call to schedule an appointment today at 917-826-6278.