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By physician referral or invitation only

Animal Therapy in Dentistry

We want to discover the anxiety levels in our patients at the UNC Department of Orthodontics and Pediatric Dentistry. We also want to see the effect of a new treatment modality, Animal Assisted Therapy, on anxiety related to dental treatments.

Age & Gender

  • 7 years ~ 18 years
  • Male, Female, Gender Inclusive

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Thank you for your interest, but this study is recruiting by invitation only.

North Carolina (Statewide)

Additional Study Information

Principal Investigator

Laura Jacox

Study Type

Clinical or Medical

Study Topics


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