Your First Visit to our Dentist

Sometimes we may wait until we have a toothache or another dental issue to visit our dentist. This is not the best decision as it can complicate your condition and later require extensive treatment. Visiting our dentist should be scheduled routinely to treat and maintain your oral health. Therefore, after your first visit, it’s recommended to visit our dentist every few months to keep looking and feeling great!

Smile Reminders

Smile reminders are notifications our dental office provides to our patients. We can send text messages, emails or phone calls.

Smile Reminders Authorization Form

https://dentalcode.net/forms/smile_reminder_consent.pdf

Paperwork
Our dentist will recommend arriving earlier to your appointment, in order to fill out new patient forms. Patient’s also have the option to fill out these forms online, prior to their appointment. You have the option of completing the following new patient paperwork prior to your first appointment to ensure an expedient visit. Click the following link to download our new patient forms: https://dentalcode.net/forms/newpatientform.pdf

 

Discuss Symptoms With our Dentist

 

It is important to discuss your oral health with our dentist. Providing our dentist with this information will allow for a better understanding. If you are feeling sensitivity or any discomfort in your mouth, revealing this is recommended to treat the issue before it worsens. Our team at  Dental Care of Mt. Vernon,Mt. Vernon,Illinois wants you to feel comfortable with our practice, and will assist you with any dental issues you may be experiencing.

 

Discuss Your Daily Dental Routine

In addition to all that has been said above, it is important for you to remember that it is recommended to discuss each and every aspect of your daily dental routine with our dentist.  Our dentist will discuss proper teeth cleaning methods, along with answer any questions you may have.

X-Ray

X-rays will be conducted by our dentist in order to review the current state of your dental health.