Your first visit to Schmidt Dentistry & Hygiene establishes a vital foundation for our relationship with you. During the first visit, we make sure to obtain important background information, like your medical history, and give you time to get to know your doctor. To understand what to expect for your first visit to our practice, please read through this page. You'll find all the practical information you need, such as a map and directions to our office, practice hours, payment policies and more. There's also background information about our committed staff and our first visit procedures. You can even save some time at your first visit by printing out and completing the patient forms in advance of your appointment.
Our practice is working together to realize a shared vision of uncompromising excellence in dentistry. To fulfill this mission, we are committed to:
- Listening to those we are privileged to serve.
- Earn the trust and respect of patients, profession and community.
- Exceed your expectations.
- Ensure a creative, challenging and compassionate professional environment.
- Strive for continuous improvement at all levels.
Please complete and bring the below forms with you to your first appointment. This will ensure that you’re seen in a timely and efficient manner.
Please read and review the HIPAA Policy.
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Being well-prepared for your appointment will ensure that the doctor has all of the needed information to provide the best possible care for you. It also will help relieve any unnecessary anxiety you may be feeling. Educate yourself on your symptoms by reviewing the content on this Web site. Also, take some time to review our staff page and familiarize yourself with the doctors. We look forward to your first visit.
- Completed New Patient Forms
- Insurance cards
- Valid driver’s license.
If you’ve had X-rays taken in the last year, please have your last dental practice email them to [email protected]before scheduling your appointment. Our email is secure and HIPAA compliant.
If you’ve not had any x-rays taken in the past year, we will take them with our digital x-ray systems. Digital x-rays allow us to quickly capture the views of your teeth quickly and efficiently. No development is required and we are able to view them on our computers instantly.
If more than a year since your last x-rays, digital photos of your teeth, mouth and smile will be taken. Afterwards, a thorough and comprehensive exam will be completed. This data is gathered to develop a treatment plan tailored to your specific needs. We will also listen to and address any of your concerns.
At this time we accept:
- Care Credit
- Dental Bill Pay
- Master Card
- American Express
- Cash or check
All payments are due at the time of service. Payment plans are available through Care Credit.
- complementary Insurance submission
- Electronic Filing of claims
- Complementary estimation of eligibility and benefits.
So we may answer any questions or concerns, please contact us during regular business hours.