4 Tips for finding a good dentist
Many people get anxious when searching for a good dentist, but much like any long-term relationship, choosing the right dentist is an important decision based on trust and the ability to deliver on promises. A partner to help keep your teeth, mouth, and gums healthy and prevent dental disease is super important. Poor oral health can contribute to other health risks, including cardiovascular disease. Plus, a beautiful smile enhances your life and the lives of those around you! Below are some tried and true tips for finding the dentist of your dreams!
- Identify what type of dental work you need. Some examples include; regular checkups and cleanings, sleep habits, apnea, or teeth grinding, cosmetic work, or other aesthetic dental treatments. You can then determine whether you need need a specialist or general dentists. At UAD, you get the advantage of unprecedented access to solutions for all your dental needs, including regular dental care, dental implants, as well as a full spectrum of specialty services.
- Get Referrals. Ask family, friends, and other healthcare providers for recommendations and start a list. Take the time to research the dentist’s credentials and experience. Call each dentist’s office and request a free consult appointment to meet and interview the dentist to narrow down your list.
- Read reviews. Reading patient recommendations will answer many questions you have and help add to or eliminate some offices from your list. Check out our review on Yelp! and Google.
- Choose a dentist who’s a member of the ADA. This ensures that you choose a dentist who has access to a wealth of up-to-date information and resources. They have also agreed to follow the ADA Principles of Ethics and Code of Professional Conduct; basically, they have made a professional promise to put your health and well-being first.
Whether you’re looking for a general dentist or in need of dental implants in the Chicago area, set up a free consult with one of the best dentists in Chicago, our team awaits!
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