How long will my appointment take?
How long will a new patient appointment take?
A new patient appointment takes about 90 minute. We gather baseline records of your smile, teeth, gums, jaw joint, and perform a visual cancer screening. We will discuss with you the findings of the examination, and your options to restore and maintain your teeth.
How long will a night guard appointment take?
To make impressions for a Night Guard it will take about 40 minutes and then you have to come back 2 weeks later to deliver the night guard. That particular appointment takes about 30 minutes.
How long will a crown appointment take?
The initial appointment is 90 minutes to shape, remove tooth decay, take a digital scan and make a temporary crown. Our lab makes the crown and you return in 3-4 weeks for a 30 minute appointment to have the permanent crown seated.
How long will a filling appointment take?
There is a wide range depending on the size of the filling and the number of fillings completed. Time can range from 30 minutes to 90 minutes.
How long will a tooth extraction appointment take?
Ranges from 30-60 minutes depending on the amount of tooth decay, bone loss and density of the bone, number of teeth removed. Additional time is given when a socket preservation is performed to preserve the bone in your jaw.
How long will a dental implant appointment take?
60- 90 minutes depending on the location of the implant, need for bone grafting and number of implants being placed.
How long will a regular checkup appointment take?
A regular 6 month checkup will take about 60 minutes.