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What To Ask A Dentist At Your First Appointment

Whether you are moving to a new town or just deciding to change oral care practitioners, your first visit to the new office is crucial and you may be wondering what to ask a dentist at your first meeting. When you schedule your appointment as a new patient, the office staff will probably tell you to arrive a few minutes early to complete the required paperwork. At this time, you may want to ask if the dentist will be available to talk with you for a few minutes at your appointment or if you need to schedule a consultation slot to have enough time for your questions.

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This article is intended to promote understanding of and knowledge about general oral health topics. It is not intended to be a substitute for professional advice, diagnosis or treatment. Always seek the advice of your dentist or other qualified healthcare provider with any questions you may have regarding a medical condition or treatment.

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