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Dr. Rachel Klein Speaks to Columbia Association of Pre-dental Students

By December 7, 2020No Comments

This week we ( Columbia Association of Pre-dental Students) spoke with Dr. Rachel Klein. Dr. Klein is a “traveling dentist” who sees geriatric patients in their homes and nursing facilities.

Topics covered over the Webinar include:

  • Why Dr. Klein decided to pursue dentistry
  • How did you get started in Geriatric dentistry?
  • Why do you like in-home dentistry?
  • Challenges you have to overcome in Geriatric House Call Dentistry?
  • What is unique about the way you treat geriatric patients?
  • How do you comfort geriatric patients who may have dementia?
  • Have you seen a rise in Teledentistry?
  • What is the most difficult part of your job?
  • Dr. Klein’s interest in Art and extracurricular activities that tie into her professional experience.
  • Dr. Klein’s advice for students who are entering the professional dental world.