Philadelphia, Main Line, and Ardmore, Pennsylvania Cosmetic Dentistry
What to Expect During Your Cosmetic Dentistry Consultation
The first time you speak with a new dentist, it is normal to feel a little apprehensive or cautious. But as your consultation with Dr. Lindsey Marshall progresses, you should quickly feel at ease and comfortable discussing your dental problems and aspirations. Dr. Marshall prides herself on being a gentle dentist who listens intently to her patients to understand their needs and concerns.
Getting to Know You
When you arrive at our office, we hope you will feel the comfortable and relaxing atmosphere. Dr. Marshall gives her focused attention to every patient and will listen carefully to any concerns you express. It will be her priority to offer you informed and appropriate recommendations as to how best to meet your dental needs.
Your consultation will last approximately one hour and is a time for you and Dr. Marshall to get to know each other. You can ask as many questions as you feel are necessary to Please see our Before and After Gallery for images of how each cosmetic dentistry procedure can improve your smile. The photos are all of our own patients – not stock photos.
We Would Like To Get To Know You Better
Questions to Address
Dr. Marshall will want to learn how she and her team may best serve you. Here are some questions she will probably ask:
- Are you in good general health?
- What is your medical history?
- Are you in good dental health?
- What is your dental history?
- What are your most immediate concerns?
- Are you in pain?
- Do you have some long-term dental goals?
- How can Dr. Marshall and her team best meet and exceed your needs?
If you suffer from dental anxiety, as many people do, please mention that to Dr. Marshall. It may be a result of poor previous dental care or a bad experience, perhaps in childhood. By clearly understanding your personal circumstances, Dr. Marshall will be better able to meet your needs, and that is the goal of everyone here.
If you decide to proceed with treatment, Dr. Marshall will take digital photos of your mouth as the first step in planning your dental care. Then you can set up your next appointment, and you will be on your way to excellent dental health and a pleasing, happy smile.