-American Association of Oral and Maxillofacial
consider your first appointment with our practice an important
educational experience for both you and us. We
use this time to inform our patients of diagnoses and treatment options.
A thorough discussion of surgical and anesthetic procedures involved
in your specific treatment plan can provide you with a level of understanding, comfort, and confidence in the work you are about to have performed in our office.
A parent or guardian is required during
the initial consultation
if the patient is under the age of 18.
Please assist us by providing any of the following
information for your consultation:
REFERRAL FORM: Any and all referral forms
from your referring doctor, describing the procedures he / she recommends for you.
MEDICATIONS: A full list of all the medications you are currently taking.
MEDICAL CONDITIONS: A list of all your medical conditions, past and present. If you are unsure of your medical conditions, please notify our office during your
consultation so that we can contact your family physician to obtain this information.
INSURANCE: Include all medical and dental
insurance information that applies to your account. Providing
this information will allow us to obtain insurance coverage for your treatment whenever possible. As a courtesy to you, we will file your insurance claim on your behalf, thus decreasing the amount of confusing paperwork that will be required of you.
X-RAYS: Please bring any recent x-rays taken by your general dentist, or request that they be mailed to our office prior to your appointment. Please understand that new x-rays may be required in our office, for diagnosis and treatment planning purposes, in addition to the ones already provided by your dentist.
Scheduling an appointment with our office will be simple for you. In order to arrange time for a visit
or consultation at our office, please contact
us and speak with our friendly staff. We want your visits to our office to be as easy for you as possible. Appointments are scheduled conveniently and promptly to meet your needs. If you are experiencing significant pain or an emergency
condition, every effort will be made to see you as soon
We understand that everyone is on a personal agenda, and we want to make sure that scheduling time for you to visit our office is not a burden to you. The further in advance of your desired appointment time that you are able to contact us, the more likely we will be able to accommodate your wishes and schedule you at your most-preferred date and time.