consider your first appointment with our practice an important
educational visit for both the patient and the practice. We
use this time to inform our patients of items of interest
as well as gain additional knowledge on your current conditions.
Discussion of the surgical and anesthetic procedures involved
in your proceeding arrangements are handled in a thorough
manner, giving you a sensation of comfort for the work needed
to accomplish the treatment you require. Most procedures can
be completed during the initial visit. For more extensive
procedures, additional visits may be required.
A parent or guardian is required during the initial
if the patient is under the age of 18.
Please assist us by providing any of the following
information for your consultation:
REFERRAL SLIP: Any and all referral request
information from your referring doctor.
MEDICATIONS: Information pertaining to
the medications you are currently taking.
MEDICAL CONDITIONS: Information pertaining
to any medical conditions that you are currently experiencing.
If you are unsure of your conditions that may be of concern
during your visit, please notify our office during your
INSURANCE: Include all medical and dental
insurance information that applies to your account. Providing
this will allow us to assist you in receiving reimbursement
from the insurance companies you are enrolled with.
X-RAYS: For cases where x-rays are relevant
to the procedures to be done at our office and have already
been taken, please have them provided by your referring
doctor or bring them in yourself.
If you have any inquiries that you would like addressed
before your initial visit or would like more information
regarding your consultation, please contact
us. We will assist you in handling any concerns you
may have over the phone prior to your scheduled consultation.