20%of Seniors Over the Age of 75 Haven’t Seen a Dentist in Five Years, According to the American Dental Association

The reasons vary when it comes to explaining why 20% of those 75 years of age and older have not visited the dentist in the past five years.  Many are resistant to visit the dentist due to years of neglect while others have lost their mobility to get into the dental office.

Jose Lane Dentistry and other dentist offices accommodate those with reduced mobility with up close parking and entries that are easily navigated.  Some seniors are still resistant due to the struggle to move from their wheel chair to the dentist chair.

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