Dental Treatment: Patient with an Eating Disorder


Teeth In A Day Treatment

Drs. Thomas Balshi, Glenn Wolfinger and Neil Della Croce and Stephen Balshi recently presented a poster reporting the treatment of a bulimic patient.

This 34 year old, female patient was treated using the Teeth In A Day protocol of dental implant treatment. The phychological effects of treatment were also outlined. She had severe dental problems resulting from a 28 year history of the disease.

The study concluded that the Teeth In A Day dental treatment is an expedient and predictable way to restore esthetics and function to bulimic patients. This treatment can also help to build the bulimic patient’s self-esteem and body image. (Read article)

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