As you cross the Ohio river and enter Salem, OR, things seem a little brighter. It is not the river, it is not the sun, it is the wonderful Cosmetic Dentistry in Salem, OR. For years people have been reluctant to go to a dentist for several reasons. Baby boomers have had bad experiences with the dentist, and found it to be very painful, expensive and something that they just want to put off. Sadly many people would rather tolerate dental caries, darkened teeth, even broken and chipped teeth before going to the dentist or the dental hygienist. Fortunately the children that are in school now have been given a better image of dentistry and are not afraid to go on a regular basis.
Cosmetic dentistry in Salem, OR is a totally new experience, and one that people should not fear. Most dental offices are client friendly with comfortable chairs, friendly staff that greets them with a beautiful smile. Wait time is short. Gentle music is playing or the TV is on. Many dentists are willing to discuss sedation dentistry if this is something that you feel you may need. Please do not be afraid to ask. The dentist is there to meet your needs.
Some of the types of Cosmetic Dentist in Salem, OR and the procedures they offer are: Invisalign, Teeth Whitening using Zoom Whitening, Veneers, Crowns and Bonding. If you are not clear what all of these procedures might be, do not feel badly, a lot of patients do not understand when they first come in. Our dentists will gladly sit down with you face to face, no instruments in hand to intimidate you, and answer any questions you may have. He will explain what each procedure involves, the cost of each procedure, etc. He will have his insurance secretary get in touch with your insurance company to find out what insurance coverage you may have and what it covers.
By the time you end your meeting, make sure you have asked all questions you may have. The insurance secretary should have the financial papers ready for you so you know the costs, and your friend, the dentist will discuss when you are ready to begin your procedures, and how long Cosmetic Dentist in Salem, OR will take. In a few short weeks, you are on your way to a beautiful new smile!