How To Choose A Dentist (Consider Convenience)

Choosing A Dentist In Oceanside The American Dental Association offers some counsel on how to choose a dentist. Here are some things you should examine:

Extended Hours?

Life can be hectic. Fitting in a dentist’s appointment shouldn’t upend your schedule. Visiting a dentist with evening and weekend hours is a smart move for busy people. (Isn’t that all of us?)

Convenient Location?

Location is always a factor when picking a dentist. If you live in the Oceanside, California area, there are many options. While location plays an important role in convenience, many individuals are willing to drive a little farther for a better experience.

Do You Feel Comfortable?

A Chairside manner is a critical factor. Your dentist should be approachable and make you feel comfortable when you are in the dentist’s chair. After all, your dentist will be working very closely with you to help you achieve and maintain oral health; you most certainly will want to have a comfortable relationship with your dentist and the staff.


Specialty is another factor. Some dentists specialize in cosmetic dentistry. Others specialize in orthodontia. Depending on your need, you may select a local dentist who can solve your immediate concern. Bear in mind, however, that it is good to have a general dentist who can maintain your dental history and provide ongoing general dental care.

We are accepting new patients at Oceanside Dental Excellence. Give us a call at 760-439-3400 to schedule a friendly consultation.

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3762 Mission Ave Ste 104
Oceanside, California


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