LA Times Articles about Dr. Minsky's Special Needs Dental Care
Get trusted health information from the National Library of Medicine, MedLinePlusDentist Filling a Need: Dental care for the disabled poses special problems but one professional seeks such patients. Special Cases Require a Special Doctor; Dr. Jerry Minsky, DDS Treats Special Needs Patients.
Dr. Minsky listens to his patients and knows how frustrating it can be making endless calls hoping to find a dentist who will treat someone with special needs.
Dr. Minsky was the Inagural Chairman on the Council of Hospital Dentistry of the Special Care Dental Association for 2014. He teaches special needs dental care at Western University, College of Dental Medicine as an Assistant Professor. He has provided courses on special needs dentistry to the Indian Health Service of California and internationally for Mexico.
General Anesthesia (Sedation, Sleep Dentistry) in the safety of a hospital operating room. Our office has been serving the special needs patients of Los Angeles and Orange Counties since 1986. We are committed to providing comprehensive, high-quality dental care for special needs patients that need to be asleep (general anesthesia, also called sedation). All general anesthesia is provided in a hospital operating room to provide an alternative to sedation dentistry done in a dental office.
Hospital based general anesthesia care is licensed by the State of California. Medi-Cal and Medicare (Medi-Medi) also review the safety and legal compliance required of hospitals. Western Medical Center, Santa Ana, St. Joseph Hospital, Orange, Whittier Presbyterian Hospital, and Kaiser Surgery Center, Bellflower.
Our collaborative approach with physicians and hospitals provides the safety and comfort needed for special needs patients.
No interest payment plans are available. Information, payment plan calculator, and easy only application and approval at CareCredit.com and Prosper Health Care Lending.