Restorative dental care for Senior CitizenGood health reflects in a healthy smile. Similarly any changes taking place in the rest of the body can have an impact on your smile too. Advancing age puts many older people at risk for a number of Oral Health problems. With age , our Oral Health needs special care and attention.
Oral Health and systemic diseases are closely related. Abnormalities in the oral cavity can affect systemic health. Similarly, several systemic conditions or their treatments, can have its manifestations on Oral Health. Therefore regular dental examinations are mandatory, as bad Oral Hygiene can adversely affect and worsen the disease.
Conditions that have Oral manifestations are:
- Heart disease
- Liver Disease
- Gastric disorders
Other possible Dental Conditions in Senior Citizens are:
- Periodontal disease
- Tooth Loss
- Root Decay
- Ill-fitting dentures
- Dry mouth
- Attrition / Abrasion of Teeth
- Discolouration of Teeth
- Sensitivity of Teeth
- Oral Pre Cancer / Cancers
At Vasan Dental Care we provide dental care that understands your special needs. Feel free to visit us anytime so that we can get to understand your health and bring you better care and comfort.