TYPE: House Call
SPECIAL NEED: Anxiety
MEDICAL HISTORY: Agoraphobia, psychiatric care
CHIEF COMPLAINT: Discomfort in the lower right teeth
BACKGROUND: The recent death of April’s mother heightened her agoraphobic tendencies. She had been receiving routine care at a dental office for many years, but her increased anxiety prevented her from leaving her home for appointments.
Generalized mild horizontal bone loss with localized vertical bone loss #24 & #25
Caries #4, 5, 6, 7, 15, 18, 19, 20, 21, 28, 29, 30, 31
Stainless Steel Crowns #30, 31
Oral Surgery: Erica Haskett, D.D.S.
Simple Extractions #28, 29
TREATMENT DETAILS: April paced her living room during most of the house call, visit but she allowed the team to take photos and X rays. She knew she needed dental treatment, but feared leaving her home. After her assessment and consultation, we recommended treatment with either root canal therapy or extraction. She elected extractions.
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