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Patients and other members of the dental team can be a good source of feedback on the quality of dental care and treatment provided by the practice.
A patient attended a DDU member for extraction of a badly decayed lower wisdom tooth.
The dental health of people with dementia can become secondary to other considerations. But the dental team can make a vital contribution to patients' quality of life.
Knowing how to deal with a complaint appropriately can help resolve it quickly and to the patient’s satisfaction, as Dr Leo Briggs explains.