Dr. Karen Becerra of the Gary and Mary West Senior Dental Center writes about oral health’s connection to general health in Medscape Family Medicine.
See West Health’s statement on the approved budget’s allocation of funds to improve dental care
Learn how West Health is helping study how meal drivers can help observe senior’s health at home, so they can age in place safely
Mike, a 73-year-old in San Diego, arrived at the Gary and Mary West Senior Dental Center with extensive, complex dental problems and 23 of his teeth extracted. After many courses of treatment, he’s now enjoying life with a full set of dentures, allowing him to eat solid food again.
Working with our research teams, we’re combining data and graphics that help tell the story of opportunities for helping seniors.
Our research teams are working with proprietary data and visualization tools to demonstrate opportunities for enabling successful aging.
From healthcare experts to geriatric thought leaders, our research teams publish work that explores how successful aging can become a reality.