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  • Clinical Challenges in the Treatment of Patients Dental Aging

    Clinical Challenges in the Treatment of Patients Dental Aging
    The dental professionals are seeing an increasing number of very elderly patients in their practices , which requires them to take account of certain age-related problems that can affect dental treatment.
  • Cosmetic Dental Restoration

    Cosmetic Dental Restoration
    It is a science and an art that not only should be returned to the teeth affected its function but also how, being then the aesthetics, art is a vital part in dentistry.
  • Crowns and Bridge:

    Are an alternative dental restoration techniques, allowing repair or replace damaged teeth or missing teeth,
  • Dental Approach to the Elderly Patient:

    Dental Approach to the Elderly Patient:
    Dental Approach to the Elderly Patient: Dra. Jéssica Gazel Bonilla Odontóloga Geriatra Universidad Federal de Paraná, Brasil, 2009. Dental Approach to the Elderly Patient: Dental [...]

    A dental implant is a wonderful bit of dental technology. It is an artificial root –like a small post or screw- inserted into your upper or lower jaw bone that provides a solid foundation on which you can place porcelain crowns, bridges ordentures.
  • Dental Inlays

    Dental Inlays
    Dental inlays and onlays are restorations used to repair rear teeth that have mild to moderate decay.
  • Dentures (Full and Partial):

    Dentures (Full and Partial):
    It is an artificial element of restoring the anatomy and function of one or more teeth...
  • Endodontic:

    Is the dental treatment is the removal of diseased nerve of the tooth and filling the space occupied by the nerve with a synthetic material.
  • Extractions and minor Surgery:

    The removal or tooth extraction is the surgical procedure is performed more frequently in oral surgery.
  • Fixed prostheses on dental implants and prosthetics

    Fixed prostheses on dental implants and prosthetics
    There are basically two types of prostheses on implants: Fixed prostheses on dental implants Removable dentures on dental implants
  • Oral self-examination to prevent Oral Cancer.

    Oral self-examination to prevent Oral Cancer.
    Let's clear something from the beginning, that the oral cancer develops in an anatomical area where it can be diagnosed early, and controlled in a high percentage of cases.
  • Oral Surgery

    Oral surgery is the oldest specialty of dentistry. It is dedicated to the diagnosis and treatment of diseases, injuries and defects of the teeth of the jaws and adjacent soft tissues requiring surgical intervention.
  • Orthodontics

    To get tooth alignment, in situations of overcrowding, prevent cavities and gum problems, a lower retention of food and hygiene easier.
  • Periodontal Surgery

    Periodontal Surgery
    Is to remove localized deposits of bacteria in deep areas that can only be accessed by surgery and create favorable conditions to establish a proper hygienic measures.
  • Periodontics (Gums and Teeth Cleaning)

    Periodontics (Gums and Teeth Cleaning)
    Study the prevention, diagnosis and treatment of diseases and conditions have to affect the tissues that give support to the tooth
  • Porcelain Veneers

    Porcelain Veneers
    Also called facets ceramic or laminate fronts - as well as crowns, are used in the treatment of dental aesthetic precision (or cosmetic dentistry)
  • The Attachments Prostheses

    The attachments or joint prostheses consist of a fixed prosthesis and a removable prosthesis metal...
  • The Flexible Prosthetic

    The Flexible Prosthetic
    The flexible prosthetic marks a new era as a removable prosthesis is concerned.
  • The Pemovable Partial Denture

    The Pemovable Partial Denture
    The metal dentures, also known as skeletal dentomucosoportadas are partial dentures. That is, they hold both in the teeth as in the mucosa, and is performed when the patient still retains some of your natural teeth.
  • Tooth Whitening

    Tooth Whitening
    Clinical procedures are conservative in the field of therapeutic dental bleaching.

About us

The clinic

Welcome to the Dental Clinic Gazel, the first and only clinic in Costa Rica, specializing in Geriatric Dentistry (Elderly).

The Geriatric Dentistry is the dental specialty that focuses on care for the elderly, dealing with the prevention, cure and rehabilitation oral diseases of the elderly. Its main objective is the study of aging through the oral clinical and basic research, to provide a firmer foundation in making clinical decisions, allowing development based on research.

Studies indicate that oral and dental health can indicate the status of all your general health. The lack of dental hygiene causes a high risk of disease in the elderly.

A healthy mouth is important for the elderly and enable them to continue interacting with dignity in society, helps prevent diseases that are so common at this age, such as malnutrition, cardiovascular disease, lung disease, kidney infections, etc..

Moreover, its role is limited to ensure good nutrition and health in general, but a healthy mouth, functional and aesthetic losses prevents the already common in this age group, thus, for example, to avoid depression.

For this reason, we created this website in an attempt to contribute to the improvement of oral health and therefore quality of life for our elderly.