Expert Home Dental Care For Seniors In NJ
Read FAQs About Our Mobile Dentists Services
Q: My mother is confined to a wheelchair, and on some days she can’t even get out of bed. Can she receive treatment?
A: Yes! We have state-of-the-art, portable dental equipment designed to accommodate bedridden and wheelchair-bound patients. Patients who are confined to their beds and wheelchairs receive gentle, comfortable treatment from our staff.
Q: My uncle suffers from Alzheimer’s disease and can be very uncooperative at times. Can you treat him?
A: Dental Home Services is very experienced in dealing with all kinds of patients, including those with Alzheimer’s and dementia. Our visiting dentists are friendly, patient and professional in treating these patients. We use special equipment that is designed to be both safe and comfortable for those with Alzheimer’s, dementia and other disabilities.
Q: Does Medicare cover the cost of treatment?
A: Unfortunately, Medicare does not cover dental treatment. However, this applies to most dental services, including in-office care. When compared with the costs of in-office treatment, Dental Home Services charges customary fees (plus a very small fee to account for travel expenses).
Q: Can my father’s dental insurance be used to cover his treatment costs?
A: We understand that dental insurance forms can be confusing, which is why we provide assistance in filling out applicable insurance forms.We do ask that payment be provided at the time services are rendered in order to help us keep our fees as reasonable as possible. Once payment has been received, Dental Home Services will fill out and submit the necessary insurance forms, requesting that reimbursement be sent directly to the insured.
Q: I live in an assisted living facility. Will Dental Home Services come here?
A: Yes! We provide mobile dental care to patients in private residences, senior housing and assisted living facilities. Dental Home Services is the preferred provider of mobile dental services for numerous assisted living centers throughout New Jersey, giving special attention to older adults and individuals with disabilities.
Q: I can’t get to the dentist because I care for my mom full-time, and she can’t be left alone. Can I be a patient?
A: Sure! We often provide mobile dental treatment to caregivers.