Choosing the Right Dentist for your Family
Are you seeking an Arvada dentist for your family’s dental care? Whether you are new to the area or you need to find a new practice, you have a lot of important details to figure out.
Your dentist is an important part of your family’s health care team. While it’s obviously important that your smile looks good and increases your confidence, you may not realize how much the health of your smile is connected to your overall health. It’s been said that your oral health is a mirror of your total health. In fact, certain dental conditions, like periodontal disease, have been linked to serious systemic health conditions like diabetes and cardiovascular disease!
So what should you be looking for in your new dentist?
1. Up-to-date techniques and technology
Dental care has evolved considerably in the last decade or so, and you want someone who knows the latest techniques. This doesn’t just make your dentistry more effective, it also makes it more comfortable for you!
2. A welcoming, friendly atmosphere
You want to feel like you are welcome at your dentist’s office, not like you are a nuisance. In a world where many facets of health care (including dentistry) have become “corporatized” and are run like an assembly line, a personal touch and a team who wants to build a relationship with you can feel quite refreshing!
3. Experience and exceptional skill
Every member of the team should have a high level of skill and plenty of experience performing the procedures you and your family need. Why would you trust your family’s health to anyone else?
4. A commitment to your family’s health
Does your new dental office offer all the procedures you need to stay healthy? If you have children, does your dentist know about the dental stages that children go through? If you need advanced care, can you get that from your family dentist or will you need to run around town visiting specialists? What steps does your dentist take to make sure that you can get healthy and stay that way?
Generations Family & Cosmetic Dentistry, the practice of Arvada dentist Dr. Lindsay Compton, is accepting new patients, and we think you’ll find that we meet all of these crucial criteria! We love meeting new people, getting to know our patients, and building a trusting, long-term relationship.
Give us a call to schedule an appointment and make us your family’s new dental home.