Welcome New Patients
Thank you for choosing our office for all your oral and dental health care needs. We appreciate the opportunity to serve you.
We are a full scope dental practice offering a wide variety of procedures in an effort to provide you unparalleled comprehensive care. Our team of talented and caring dentists and hygienists as well as our clinical and clerical teams will stop at nothing to ensure you receive the highest quality care in the most relaxed way possible.
When you arrive for your visit, one of our friendly staff members will greet you with a smile! We have created a comfortable environment where you can feel confident in the level of dental treatment you receive. This appointment will help us get acquainted with each other and will also allow us to learn about your goals and desires for your oral health care, forging a foundation for a healthy and long-lasting relationship.
Depending on the nature and needs of your first appointment, it may generally last anywhere from 40-60 minutes. Initially, we will review your past medical and dental histories and address any immediate concerns you may have. Generally, an exam will be performed and appropriate x-rays will be taken to allow our clinical team to examine the status of your oral health. This will include an examination of your jaw, teeth, any cavities, or any present infections. In addition, a general oral cancer screening will be performed as well as an exam of your TMJ (temporomandibular or jaw joint), if indicated. If there are no immediate concerns, we in most cases, will also clean your teeth during this visit. After we review our findings, we will create your dental profile. This will include an outline of your current oral and dental health. Based on your needs and desires, a customized treatment plan will be developed that provides for your optimal oral and dental health care. We will also discuss the risks, benefits, and alternative options to any proposed treatment recommendations. In most cases, we plan to treat and care for you in our offices, however sometimes a referral to an outside specialist will be necessary.
At the conclusion of your visit, our caring and knowledgeable staff will make sure to answer any questions you may have and properly schedule you for any follow-up care. You will leave our office armed with the proper information to better help you care for your teeth and gums.
Please assist us by providing the following information before or at the time of your visit:
- Any x-rays taken by a previous dentist, if applicable.
- A list of medications you are presently taking.
- If you have dental insurance, bring your insurance information. This will save time and allow us to help you process any claims.
Please find our New Patient Forms below. Please click to download, complete, sign, and bring them with you to your appointment.
- Welcome to Our Office
- Medical and Dental History
- Notice of Privacy Practices
- Acknowledge of Privacy Practices and Consent to Treatment
IMPORTANT: All patients under the age of 18 must be accompanied by a parent or guardian.
Please alert the office if you have a medical condition that may be of concern prior to treatment (i.e., diabetes, high blood pressure, artificial heart valves and joints, etc.) or if you are currently taking any medication (i.e., heart medications, aspirin, anticoagulant therapy such as coumadin, etc.).
If your dentist or physician has taken x-rays, you may request that they forward them to our office. If there is not enough time, please pick them up and bring them to our office. This will allow us to care for you in a more comprehensive and efficient manner. If additional x-rays are necessary, they can be taken at our facility.
We want to thank you for visiting! Please explore the rest of the Cornerstone Dental website to learn more about our office and all the exceptional services we provide our patients! See how we can help you “Love Your Smile!”
Interested? Complete the form below and we will contact you today! Or feel free to call us at Cornerstone Dental LLP Phone Number 585-865-7030 or 585-334-8350.