Yes. We accept most PPO Insurance Plans. Please call us and we will be happy to check with your provider. We do NOT accept HMO plans or Medical.
What if I have an After Hours Emergency?
If you have an after hours emergency, you are a patient of record in this office and the office is closed, call the office number (951) 699-8011 and you will be informed about how to contact our staff member on call. This is for emergency contact only. If the phone call is not answered directly, leave a message and your call will be returned within 10-20 minutes. Please remember to leave your name, the patient’s name, and a contact phone number with area code. Please speak slowly and clearly.
Can I Leave a Message After Hours?
Yes. Call the office anytime after hours and leave a message with your name, the patient’s name, and a phone number where you can be reached. Your call will be returned on our next business day.
Can I get after school appointments?
Yes. We ask that you be flexible as not all appointments will be after school.
Do I have to pay in full up front?
No. We offer a wide variety of payment plans to fit your budget.
How long do you normally wear braces?
Most cases are completed within 24 months.
Does it hurt to get braces?
No, however the first 3-5 days your teeth may be sore. We recommend a soft diet and Tylenol or Ibuprofen.
Are retainers included?
Are there any extra charges during treatment?
No, however extreme lack of patient cooperation may lead to extra charges.
Do I have to keep seeing my General Dentist every 6 months?
Yes. Absolutely yes. It is very important that you get your teeth cleaned and checked for cavities at least every six months and sometimes more often if hygiene is a problem.