At Woodside Dental Care, we prioritize patient care and strive to provide the best assistance possible. We encourage calls from patients and potential patients who have questions about our services. Calling us directly ensures that you receive the most accurate and tailored answers to your specific inquiries. However, we understand that some people like to do their research or may simply not have time to call. That’s why we’ve compiled a comprehensive list of the most frequently asked questions we encounter. If you don’t find what you’re looking for below, don’t hesitate to
get in touch
How Do I Get Emergency Dental Care?
When faced with a dental emergency, the first step is to call our practice. Our dedicated team is here to assist you promptly and provide the necessary guidance. We offer same-day appointments to ensure you receive the urgent care you need.
It’s important to note that most emergency rooms are not equipped to handle dental emergencies, which is why it’s best to get in touch with our emergency dentist. Additionally, it's crucial to recognize that dental emergencies often indicate underlying dental issues. Regular visits to the dentist can help prevent future emergencies, saving you plenty of time and money in the long run.
How Do I Find the Best Place to Get Dental Work Done?
When searching for a dentist, you must first define your specific requirements and preferences. Consider what is important to you, such as welcoming your insurance/payment options, location, credentials, safety measures, cleanliness, and convenient hours. Additionally, it would help to identify the type of dental care you need. Are you looking for a dentist who specializes in pediatric dentistry, routine check-ups, cleanings, major restorative work, braces, or cosmetic procedures? Different dentists excel in specific areas, so finding the right match is vital.
Once you have a clear understanding of what you want, take the time to explore patient reviews and read the bios of the doctors and staff on the practice's website. These valuable resources can help you find a dentist who meets your established criteria. Look out for custom photos and videos, as they provide additional insights into the practice and its atmosphere.
How Can I Make a Same-Day Appointment with a Dentist?
The best way to get a quick response is by contacting our practice directly via phone rather than sending an email. A phone call allows us to better comprehend your situation and get you the care you need! In some cases, advanced treatments can even be performed during the same-day appointment.
When time is of the essence, rely on the effectiveness of a phone call to receive the immediate attention you seek. Our top priority is to address your dental concerns swiftly and efficiently!
What Do You Do If You Can’t Afford a Dentist?
Prevention is the cornerstone of dentistry, providing affordable and highly valuable benefits when collaborating with your dentist to prevent serious dental issues. Dental insurance serves as an effective tool to help cover dental care expenses. Be sure to take full advantage of this benefit if it's available to you!
Additionally, our practice offers an
in-house membership plan
to make your dental care more accessible and fit easily within your monthly budget. We can also help you sign up for third-party financing through
, which allows you to split up the total cost of your care into smaller monthly installments.