At Beetham Dentistry in Kirkland, WA, our dentist, Dr. Marianna Beetham and dental team is committed to providing you and your family with safe, excellent dental care. We understand that you or your child may feel anxious about visiting the dentist. Our primary goal is making you feel comfortable visiting our dental practice while providing the best care possible.
What should I expect during my first visit?
Your first visit is all about your comfort, your happiness, and your health! During your first visit, we will review your dental and medical history forms, and take X-rays of your teeth and mouth. Then, one of the dentists will meet with you to discuss your X-rays, help you create your own individual dental treatment plan, and answer any questions you have.
At your next visit, one of our hygienists will clean and polish your teeth, and inspect your teeth and gums for any cavities or early signs of tooth decay or gingivitis.
What should I remember to bring to my first dental visit?
Be prepared, and remember to bring the following items to your first appointment at Beetham Dentistry.
- Your completed patient information form
- Your insurance card
- Your smile!
How often should I schedule dental appointments?
Regular checkups at Beetham Dentistry in Kirkland are an important part of maintaining a healthy smile! The American Dental Association recommends a visit to your dentist every six months for regular checkups and routine teeth cleanings to keep your teeth and gums healthy.
We understand you have a busy schedule, so when you’re preparing to visit us, please remember your appointments can last between 45 and 90 minutes.