What to Expect on Your First Visit
Your initial meeting at our dental office is very important. In this opportunity, our dentist will discuss with you the various treatments that we offer including those that specifically suit your needs. He/she will guide you through and will be ready to answer any questions that you may have about your oral health in general. This is a brief description of what to expect during your first visit to The Dentist Place of Ocala located in Ocala, Florida.
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Finding a new dental office can often be a challenge. Fortunately, The Dentist Place of Ocala in Ocala, Florida can satisfy all your dental needs. The following will provide you with a detailed guide outlining what to expect from your first visit to our dental office.
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All first-time patients have to undergo a comprehensive exam. This includes a thorough examination of your teeth and gums. The more details you provide, the easier it will be for our dentist evaluate your situation.
X-rays are a way of diagnosing problems that are not easily visible. These include tooth decay, abscesses, impacted teeth and jawbone damage. The details x-rays provide could make all the difference for your overall oral hygiene. Our dentist may also recommend a panoramic radiograph. The dental imaging technique provides a complete visual of your jaws, which helps in pinpointing any damage that tooth decay may have caused to the bone.
Once the comprehensive exam and x-rays are complete, our dentist will provide you with solutions to your dental problems. Through a comprehensive treatment plan, we can resolve the problems that are adversely affecting your oral hygiene. Since each treatment plan is developed based on your specific needs, it is imperative that you are clear about your expectations from the start.