Moor Park Specialist Dental Centre
Special Care Dentistry
This speciality is concerned with the improvement of the oral health of adults, and adolescents transitioning into adulthood, who may have a disability or impairment.
What should the patient expect at their first visit?
The first appointment will involve a full assessment, which may include taking x-rays. We will discuss the result and decide what treatment will be required. A second appointment may be required for treatment planning.
Who may benefit from seeing a Specialist in Special Care Dentistry?
Individuals who may have a disability or impairment that might be:
Often an individual may have a combination of these factors and, hence, their oral care provision requires holistic care in support of the complexity of their additional needs. Key factors that will steer you to consider a patient for a referral: