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FAQs

Below are some of the most frequently asked questions patients have about our Practice and general oral health issues. If you have any other questions, or would like to schedule an appointment, we would love to hear from you.

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Q: What is your telephone/ fax number?

Q: Where are you located? What are the directions to your facility?

Q: Is there parking available?

Q: What are your hours? Are you open on weekends?

Q: What should I do if I have bad breath?

Q: If I am running late for my appointment, will I need to reschedule the appointment?

Q: I am a new patient and I would like to schedule a cleaning appointment. How do I go about scheduling the appointment?

Q: As a new patient, what should I bring to my first appointment?

Q: What services are available?

Q: I have not received an insurance card. Who should I contact?

Q: Are my co-payments due at the time of service?

Q: How often should I have a dental exam and cleaning?

Q: Where can I find an estimate of the fees?

Q: How often should I brush and floss?

Q: What is my annual maximum? What is my coverage for fillings, crowns, dentures, bridges, implants, periodontal work, orthodontic work?

Q: Are amalgam (silver) fillings safe?

Q: How can I tell if I have gingivitis or periodontitis (gum disease)?

Q: How can cosmetic dentistry help improve the appearance of my smile?

Q: What are my options if I have missing teeth?

Q: What can be done about old, unattractive, or discolored fillings?

Q: What does heart disease and other medical conditions have to do with periodontal (gum) disease?

Q: When are sealants recommended?

Q: What should I do if a tooth is knocked out?

Q: What if I am experiencing a dental emergency?

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