NEW PATIENT FORMS
Welcome to our dental family, as you prepare for your first visit to the office please securely complete your new patient forms from your favorite mobile or desktop devices. This will streamline your visit and reduce wait time during your visit. These forms packet contains contact information, medical history, HIPAA authorizations, and office policies.
YOUR VISIT WITH DR. MEDINA
At the start of your visit, our front office staff will review your new patient forms and ensure that they are completed. Additional questions may be asked to ensure your visit is enjoyable and efficient as possible, we value your time
Your next stop will be our x-ray room, here you will be guided by our friendly dental assistant or Hygienist. Using the latest in digital radiography, we take a series of images of your entire mouth including a 3D image of your head and neck. These pictures help us get a detailed look at what cannot be seen with the human eye.
After reviewing your x-rays and medical history, we will perform a comprehensive evaluation that includes a periodontal exam, occlusal exam, oral cancer screening, and a tooth-by-tooth check. By recording your current condition, we can track improvement over time, keep an eye on possible issues as well as develop a treatment plan if necessary.
Following your comprehensive exam, you will be taken to the check-out area to complete any remaining paperwork as well as schedule your first hygiene vist. That’s it. From start to finish, a first visit appointment usually takes about one hour.