Your initial exam will last approximately 90 minutes. The focus of this appointment will be to introduce you to the doctors, discuss your dental history and concerns, gather all appropriate diagnostic data and formulate a treatment plan for you. Your exam will include a through examination of your teeth, a periodontal (gum) examination, a TMJ evaluation, an oral cancer examination, a cosmetic evaluation, if desired, and x-rays and study models as necessary.

A child’s first visit will last approximately 50 minutes and will include a cleaning and fluoride treatment.