Special Olympics: a stepping stone to special needs dentistry

Special OlympicsGrowing up in a household with a Special Education teacher exposed me to some of the most amazing people, but also the great challenges they face each and every day. From children to the elderly, special needs encompasses people of all ages and touches their lives in many different forms. Yet, regardless of the extent of their condition, special needs patients still have the same needs as you and me when it comes to oral health care.