NAMIGO Talks – Oral Health and Mental Health: Are They Related?
Monday, March 9th, 2020
6:30 p.m. – 8:00 p.m.
Beardall Senior Center
800 South Delaney Ave., Orlando 32801
(Easy parking on Gore Street entrance)
Presenter: Dr. Jessica Garcia, DMD
Dr. Garcia, a practicing dentist in Winter Park, graduated from the University of Florida College of Dentistry in 2014. She has volunteered her dental skills on mission trips to many locations, including Guatemala, Ecuador, Puerto Rico and to Indian Reservations in Arizona. Dr. Garcia believes there is a strong connection between oral health and whole-body health.
Join us as Dr. Garcia shares information on the Mouth-Body Connection, possible links to psychiatric ailments, psychotropic drugs and their effect on oral health, and methods to combat these issues. Also, there will be plenty of time to answer your individual questions.
Q&A will be available at the end of the presentation. Please send your question(s) through messenger prior to the event.