A dentist from Mount Juliet, Tennessee decided that he should use a doggo to help calm anxious patients. He noticed that sedation does not really do the trick so he wanted to add his personal touch when dealing with his patients.
– A dog is helping patients at a dental clinic.
– The dog was a service dog but is now a therapy dog.
– The dog helps patients at the waiting room to be…
Accordingly, 20 percent of people will not go to a dentist unless they are in extreme pain. The dentist, Dr. Mike Glasmeier, shared that he wanted “something else for the patients in the waiting room” to calm their nerves while waiting for their turn. He then decided that he needed a dog from Retrieving Independence to help him out.
The dog was initially a service dog but is now a therapy dog with Generations Dental Arts. The dog is a two-year-old Golden Retriever.
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