Initial Visit

Initial visit to Dr. Naim

At your initial visit will consist of a thorough record taking process and a consultation explaining your diagnosis and treatment options. We also ask that if you have any dental insurance you bring along the card and a valid form of identification. You will than meet our staff and Dr. Naim. Prior to any examination you and the doctor will talk and discuss your dental needs and expectations. It is than that you will receive a thorough oral evaluation containing:

  • Complete periodontal examination (probing and radiographic evaluation)
  • examination of the teeth visually and radio graphically (X-rays are needed)
  • an oral cancer screening is always performed on any age patient
  • A thorough cosmetic evaluation pertaining to your individual esthetic concerns
  • Complete occlusion and TMJ exam

During this visit, Dr. Naim reviews all aspects of your dental needs. With the use of an intra oral camera and models, you are educated and explained the indications of the necessary procedures and all your treatment options are presented to you.

Please assist us by providing the following information at the time of your consultation:

  • A list of medications you are presently taking
  • A list of any previous surgeries and illnesses

IMPORTANT: All patients under the age of 18 years must be accompanied by a parent or guardian at the consultation visit.

X-Rays

If your previous dentist has taken x-rays, you may request that they forward them to our office. If additional films are necessary, they can be taken at your appointment

First Visit Goal

In our office, we make sure that you fully understand your dental treatment plan and are presented with all options to fit your particular dental and financial needs. We make sure that no time and effort is spared in making you feel at ease with your treatment needs.