School of Health in Social Science

Karen Gordon

Special Care Dentistry

Email: Karen.gordon@nhslothian.scot.nhs.uk

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Research Interests

  • Dentistry for Cardiovascular Risk
  • Frail older people Delirium and Dementia
  • People with dementia
  • Medically complex patients
       

Expertise

  • Dental care pathways
  • Oral health risk assessment
     

Research background/discipline

  • Special Care Dentistry for patients with a variety of complex special care needs

       

Other information

  • National oral health group for older people
  • Specialty lead for Special Care Dentistry in Lothian