Phone: (817) 823-1611
Servicing the Dallas-Fort Worth Area

Far beyond basic preventive dental care, OnSite Dental DFW is fully equipped to provide any and all dental care seniors might need, whether they live independently or in a senior living facility. That includes preventive and restorative dental care.

Everything from extractions, fillings, crowns and bridges, dentures and even dental implants can be safely and comfortably addressed by the compassionate clinical team led by Dr. Brandon Treviño.

The Importance of Oral Care as We Age

According to a recent study, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention reports that gum disease increases with age, and 70% of adults 65 years and older are affected. Some risk factors for gum disease are:

  • Crooked teeth
  • Stress
  • Defective fillings, crowns, bridges, dentures
  • Taking medications that cause dry mouth
  • Diabetes
  • Heredity
  • Smoking

Research also links gum disease to other conditions such as heart disease, stroke, diabetes, and pneumonia.  Preliminary reports suggest that gum disease may be linked to Alzheimer’s.

Decay and oral cancers can become more prevalent as we age.  One out of every four persons aged 65 and older has dental decay.  The National Institute of Health reports oral cancer rates for adults aged 60-69 is 33.9% and those aged 70+ is 40.2%.

Oral Cancer Rates

Age 60-6933%
Age 70+40%

Senior Dental Services

  • “No Adhesive” Lower Dentures
  • Denture Repair
  • Implants
  • Crowns
  • Bridges
  • Root Canals
  • Examinations
  • Oral Cancer Screenings
  • Low-Radiation Digital X-rays
  • Cleanings, Deep Cleanings
  • Tooth-Colored Fillings
  • Extractions
  • Dentures, Partial Dentures