Patient Information, Map and Directions to Largo Office
Your first visit to Pinellas Dental Specialties involves a few special steps so that we can get to know you, make a diagnosis and treatment plan for your dental needs. You'll find in this page, all the practical information you need, such as a map and directions to our office, practice hours, payment policies and more. You should always feel free to contact our office for any question or further information you may need.
Our practice is working together to realize a shared vision of uncompromising excellence in dentistry.
To fulfill this mission, we are committed to:
- Listening to those we are privileged to serve.
- Earn the trust and respect of patients, profession, and community.
- Exceed your expectations.
- Ensure a creative, challenging and compassionate professional environment.
- Strive for continuous improvement at all levels.
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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.F
Frequently Asked Questions
What will happen at my first visit?
Usually, a complete examination, diagnosis and treatment plan is completed during our patients first visit to our office. In some endodotic and localized periodontal cases, such as functional crown legthening and tooth extractions, the treatment procedure can be performed at this first visit.
However, most of our periodontal patients need to have an initial visit for diagnosis, prognosis and treatment plan with complete explanation avout your needs and treatmen options.
Updated radiographic images: In order to perform a complete examination, updated radiographic images are necessary for this first visit. If your referring dentist does not have updated radiographic images, please understand that it is necessary to have a new radiographic images taken in our office at this first appointment.
List of medications and antibiotic prophylaxis before dental exams: Please if you are taking medications for your general health condition, please bring the updated list of medications for your first visit. In many cases, we will contact tyour physician before any surgical procedure is initiated ( more specifically patients with uncontrolled diabetes, history of stroke and heart attacks, taking anticoagulant medications such as Coumadin, Plavix, Eliquis, aspirin etc). Also, if you know that you need to take antibiotics before dental visits, call us with this information. Our staff and doctors will make sure that you take the correct antibiotics one hour before your dental appointment.
Dental Insurance Information: Even if you have given this information by phone when making your first appointment, you still need to bring the folowing; insurance card, photo ID. subscriber name, date of birth, Insurance member ID number, group number, insurance company phone number.