First Visit

What will happen on my first visit?

Please assist us at the time of your initial visit to the office by providing the following information:

  • Your referral slip and x-rays from your referring dentist.
  • A list of medications you are currently taking.
  • If you have dental insurance, please bring any forms or insurance cards with you to the appointment.
  • We accept Visa, Mastercard, Discover, American Express, Care Credit, cash and checks.  Payment for will be due for services rendered.  

Please Note: All patients under 18 must be accompanied by a parent or guardian at the consultation appointment.

We have reserved this appointment time especially for you.  We do not overbook appointments.  If you are unable to keep an appointment, we request 2 working-day notice when rescheduling.

Please notify the office if you have a medical condition or concern prior to surgery (e.g. artificial heart valves or joints, heart murmurs requiring pre-medication, severe diabetes, or hypertension).

We will complete an in-depth medical and dental health history and a thorough examination to measure for bone loss, loose teeth, bite, oral cancer screening, TMJ, and other signs of periodontal disease.

Are You Looking for Excellent Periodontal Care?

At Periodontal Associates of South Bend, we strive to provide the highest quality state-of-the-art periodontal care, while individualizing treatment to each patient’s needs. Call us today!

Call us: (574) 287-8900