Your first visit to Mark D. Zahn, D.D.S., M.S., P.C. establishes a vital foundation for our relationship with you. During the first visit, we make sure to obtain important background information, like your medical history, and give you time to get to know your doctor. To understand what to expect for your first visit to our practice, please read through this page. You'll find all the practical information you need, such as a map and directions to our office, practice hours, payment policies and more. There's also background information about our committed staff and our first visit procedures. You can even save some time at your first visit by printing out and completing the patient forms in advance of your appointment.
Our practice is working together to realize a shared vision of uncompromising excellence in dentistry.
To fulfill this mission, we are committed to:
- To provide the highest quality dental care in the area of Periodontology and Implant tooth replacement.
- To provide patient care with integrity, compassion and excellence.
- To serve our patients in a relaxed but professional atmosphere where their education, comfort and satisfaction is top priority.
- To being committed to providing our patients with a lifetime of optimum oral health.
When you arrive for your first visit, please be prepared to complete all insurance and health information forms that will allow us to begin your dental treatment. We ask that you arrive 15 minutes before your appointment to allow time to fill out several forms that will get you acquainted with our office. Please bring any current X-rays you have or contact your referring dentist to have them sent to our office.
Your initial exam will last approximately one hour. Dr. Zahn will provide a review of your dental and medical history, as well as a thorough oral examination. If radiographs are needed, they may also be taken at this appointment. Dr. Zahn will then consult with you, outlining your specific oral problems and proposed treatment needs. If a second visit is indicated to provide you with the best treatment plan, a second consult appointment may be scheduled at no additional charge.
Please print and fill out these forms so we can expedite your first visit:
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What To Expect
Being well-prepared for your appointment will ensure that the doctor has all of the needed information to provide the best possible care for you. It also will help relieve any unnecessary anxiety you may be feeling. Educate yourself on your symptoms by reviewing the content on this Web site. Also, take some time to review our staff page and familiarize yourself with the doctors. We look forward to your first visit.