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FAQ

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What can I expect at my first appointment?

What can I expect at my first appointment?
Your initial appointment will include a tour of our office and meet and greet with Dr. Victoria and her team. The doctor will also perform a comprehensive examination of your oral health to discuss any concerns and determine a treatment plan to meet your needs and goals.

What are your office hours?

We offer convenient morning, evening, and weekend hours to accommodate your schedule.

Office hours:
Monday : 830-400
Tuesday : 830-400
Wednesday : 830-400
Thursday : 830-400
Friday : 830-400
Limited Saturdays: pre-arranged only

*Private client hours available for large cosmetic cases.

Do you offer emergency hours?

Yes, we understand that dental emergencies don’t always happen during regular office hours. We do our best to respond to your calls 24/7.  Existing patients receive their dentist’s direct cell phone number.

Does your office submit insurance for patients?

As a courtesy to our patients, we electronically submit your claim to any PPO dental insurance plan.

Do you offer free consultations?

Yes, second opinion consultations are free and includes an office tour, plus a chance to meet and greet our team of dentists and periodontal surgeons to discuss the best dental treatment options for your individual needs (D9310).

What types of payment do you accept?

We accept most major credit cards and checks. We also offer 3rd party financing through Care Credit. Please ask one of our team members for further information.

Do you offer sedation?

We offer oral sedation, nitrous oxide, and IV conscious sedation so that your dental experience is as calm and serene as possible.

How can I overcome my fear of going to the dentist?

Dental fear and anxiety are very common, and is the number one reason people delay dental treatment. We strive to make each of our patients feel at ease in our care by provide a relaxing, non-judgemental atmosphere.

How often should I have a dental cleaning?

Routine dental exams and regular cleanings are the best defense in preventing the incidence of higher-cost treatments such as periodontal surgery, root canals, extractions and fillings. For optimal dental health most people should have their teeth cleaned every six months.

How can cosmetic dentistry improve the appearance of my smile?

Today’s dentistry offers many options to improve the appearance of your smile. Drs. Rinando, Perez and Pette are highly-skilled in the latest techniques and uses the that create a natural look and feel. Depending on your desired outcome, one or a combination of various techniques may be recommended for a durable, beautiful smile.