Santiago

Santiago

Santiago is 68 years old. He is war veteran (he still has 3 shells in one of his arms), which makes it difficult for him to work properly. He has vision problems and he is hypertensive. For 30 years he hasn’t been receiving any sort of dental treatment. His teeth were damaged, infected and with…

Williams

Williams

Williams is 58 years old. He works as a construction worker.He suffers from diabetes with hypertensive predisposition. According to William, he had tried to seek dental help but no one wanted to take care of his case. At the consultation he presented a generalized chronic periodontitis and destruction of his maxillary bone by a chronic…

Rosalina

Rosalina

Rosalina is 59 years old. She was always dedicated to the care of her home, which she shares with her husband who is dedicated to agriculture. She has mobility problems due to arthritis. Rosalina came to the office with a chronic paint in her teeth, presenting bleeding, extreme mobility and loss of bone. Due to…

Antonia

Antonia

Antonia “Mamá Toña” is 84 years old. She dedicated her whole life to the hard work of field, raising animals and keeping to the 14 children she fathered with Don Marcos, who passed away a few months ago at 95 years. Mama Toña has lost her vision her right eye due to cataracts, she suffers…

Maria

Maria

Maria is 66 years old. She lives with a very modest amount of financial resources. She dedicates her life calling to making tortillas, but mainly she has been in the total and permanent care of her sister Lucila, 56, who is epileptic. She suffers from high blood pressure, she is diabetic and have kidney problems…

Thomas

Thomas

Thomas is 73 years old. He is hypertensive and pre-diabetic. He survives by a selling ceviche and seafood. He lost part of his teeth when he was very young. The remaining teeth have a severe wear from grinding (bruxism) that causes sensitivity and periodontal problems. When he was young he used to play football, but…

Santos

Santos

Santos is 68 years old and has almost three decades of problems with his teeth. He lost his permanent dentition at an early age which has caused severe loss of bone in your jaw, limitation for eating and chewing their food and headaches head and neck frequently. He has dedicated himself to agriculture and construction…

Maximilian

Maximilian

Maximilian is 68 years old. He suffers from arterial hypertension, diabetes and pain inhis body due to arthritis, but that does not prevent his dedication to agriculture work he’s been doing thought the life. At the dental office, we diagnosed abundant bacterial plaque, gingivitis and bleeding, some teeth fractured and other necrotic or dead (root…

Raúl

Raúl

Don Raúl is 78 years old and is retired. It’s been a couple of years since he was diagnosed Parkinson’s disease, but tremors and difficulty walking and moving prevent him from staying active and working on a daily basis grinding corn. 20 years ago Raúl had a traffic accident in which he almost lost his…

Lucila

Lucila

Lucila is 56 years old and has epilepsy. She is under the care of her 66-year-old sister who is dedicated to the chores of his her humble home. Although her convulsions and the severity of her condition are already better controlled, her medication produces hyperplasia gingival (gum overgrowth) modifies the shape of the oral cavity…

Victoria

Victoria

Victoria is 84 years old. As a young girl, her first job was working with her father in the cotton fields of Acajutla (Sonsonate). Later, she dedicated her entire life to planting and harvesting corn and beans and raising chickens. “The machete and extreme work was my life” says Victoria. She currently helps take care…

Chepito

Chepito

Chepito is 73 years old and quite a cheerful person. He is a caretaker of the ranch. Chepito helps with raising chickens and eggs. In his young age he remembers being in the barracks and having to work in the field. He moves with difficulty but has a great attitude. He suffered the loss of…