Dentistry for Corpus Christi Dental Patients with Intellectual & Developmental Disabilities

At La Costa Dental, we offer outstanding dentistry services for our Beaumont, Port Arthur, and Corpus Christi dental patients. No matter what the patient’s dental care needs, our experienced dentists and dentistry team members do their utmost to accommodate them. That includes providing safe and comfortable treatment for those patients with intellectual and developmental disabilities (IDD). If you or a loved one struggle with IDD, please let our team know right away. Before we begin any treatment plan, we’ll want to discuss all of your treatment options and the accommodations we can offer to ensure your comfort and safety throughout dental treatments.

Safe, Gentle Dentistry

Your safety and comfort are always our top priority. This can be especially important for those patients with IDD. Our skilled dental professionals have years of experience offering gentle dental care and personalized treatment plans that directly address an individual’s special dentistry needs.

Sedation Dentistry Options

For our patients’ convenience, we offer all levels of dental sedation in our office. From the mildest nitrous oxide (laughing gas) to complete general anesthesia, we can help patients receive the dental care they need safely and without unnecessary stress or discomfort. Our team of medical anesthesiologists also ensures patient safety by monitoring vital signs and providing emergency life support services as necessary.

Treatment from La Costa Dental

When patients with IDD visit La Costa Dental, our team is happy to provide the care they need. We have a four step process to ensure successful dental care for IDD patients

  • Step 1 – Listen – we take the time to listen to your concerns, answer your questions, and learn more about your unique circumstances.
  • Step 2 – Advocate – we consider ourselves to be your personal advocates to ensure you receive the accommodations you need. We can work with your physicians or community service providers on your behalf to establish the best treatment plan.
  • Step 3 – Assessment – we’ll evaluate your situation and offer treatment options and accommodations to deliver successful treatments.
  • Step 4 – Treatment – we provide a personalized treatment plan and offer resources to ensure your comfort and safety as well as monitoring success sand offering assistance when complications arise.

If you or a loved one in the Corpus Christi, Beaumont, or Port Arthur area are looking for a dental practice that can accommodate IDD patients, contact La Costa Dental today. We look forward to seeing you in one of our five state-of-the-art dentistry offices. We have three Corpus Christi practices on Ayers Street, Kostoryz Road, and Leopard Street, and we have offices in Port Arthur and Beaumont to accommodate patients throughout all of South Texas.