Your First Visit
What to expect during your first visit:
During your consultation appointment we will assess the reason for your referral by obtaining a history, completing an examination and reviewing any x-rays. Consultation appointment typically range from 30 to 60 minutes. We provide treatment options, discuss their pros and cons and answer any questions.
After your initial visit we will keep in contact with your general dentist as part of a team dedicated to your overall dental health. If at any time you have questions, concerns or would like to discuss your treatment plan further please give us a call.
What should I bring to my first appointment?
- Any dental insurance information
- Any radiographs (x-rays) given to you by your general dentist to bring to your consultation appointment
- All medical history information (including a list of medications that you take regularly)
Do I need a referral to see a Periodontist?
Most people are referred by their general dentist, however you do not require a referral. If you are concerned about your periodontal health, need a dental implant, would like a second opinion, or would like to discuss some other services provided at our clinic, please give us a call to arrange a consultation appointment.
Please bring your insurance information with you to your appointment. We will facilitate the processing of insurance. We accept full payment at the time of treatment by cash, personal cheque, debit or credit card (Mastercard and Visa).