Here Are Some Topics To Discuss With Your Dentist From Our San Francisco Dental Team

It may seem kind of silly to “get to know” your dental routine, but the truth is that this is an important step in ensuring that you’re receiving the type of dental care that best suits your needs. To help get you started, our San Francisco dentists have compiled this list of commonly asked questions. Read on to get a better idea of whether these questions could help you!

Philosophy

Talk to your dental team about how they would describe their practice. Do they focus on aesthetics? Do they provide comprehensive restorative care? The answer to this question will help you determine whether your dentist’s priorities align with yours!

Technology

Get an idea of what kind of state-of-the-art technologies your dental practice utilizes. Do they, for example, use implant technology to replace missing teeth? Do they recommend using a specific type of whitening system? It is worth it to look for a dentist who invests in innovation—it pays off in the end!

Scheduling 

Many practices, like ours, offer flexible scheduling options for your convenience. This becomes especially important when you need to coordinate care for multiple members of your family. We know how hard it can seem to make time for your smile—we’re here to help!

Emergency Contact 

Our dental team provides in-office emergency dental care for patients dealing with dental trauma. You can call our regular office number of reach our emergency team for help. Talk to your dentist about what they recommend you do in case of emergency; you’ll find that some practices refer emergency care to a different dentist, or use a special phone number for emergency cases.

Your dentist is your partner in dental care—shouldn’t you get to know what they care about and why? You can reach our San Francisco dental team by giving us a call, or by using the contact us page on our site to submit a question!