2020 Jun 18
12k Dentists globally have registered to provide care.
What you are seeing is an abscess that has developed from two fractured-decayed teeth. Due to the recent constraints in access to care, this patient suffered for weeks. He could have easily landed in an emergency room. If his disease condition were to worsen, it may have affected his ability to breath.
Since April, over 10k referrals have been made. Other platforms such as 1-800-DENTIST have also reported similar figures.
Access to dental care is prudent. Dentistry continues to serve as a key pillar to the healthcare system. Diversion systems are more efficacious to outcome, and provide a significant saving to all payers. Most importantly, it is life saving.
DentalCupid.com connects patients to dentists. 12k Dentists globally have registered to provide care.