Patient Information

What You Can Expect

About Abingdon Family Dentistry
For Our New Patients

It is easy to make an appointment for your initial examination and dental treatments. Call (410) 569-3555 to speak with a staff member and you can download the New Patient Form by clicking to the right.

At Abingdon Family Dentistry, we believe in getting to know you and giving you the opportunity to communicate your dental needs. During your first visit with us, you spend time with Dr. Modiri discussing your concerns or needs. A thorough exam will be performed so that you will have complete information about the current condition of your oral health. We want to be sure you have a life time of maintaining your teeth with an optimum of comfort, function and beauty.

At your first visit you can expect:

  • A thorough oral cancer exam
  • An occlusal (bite) evaluation
  • A gum exam and gum disease screening
  • A TMJ (jaw joint) exam and evaluation
  • A complete tooth by tooth exam and evaluation under magnification
  • An update of cavity detecting x-rays as well as a radio-graphic cyst and tumor screening of the bones of the jaw.
  • A cosmetic dentistry consultation (if requested)

You will leave our office with the peace of mind in knowing every aspect of the status of your oral health. If you have any questions, please don’t hesitate to give us a call. We are always glad to help!

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Preparing for your visit
Learn more about our innovative approach

You’ll know you’ve come to the right place the minute you walk through our door. From our inviting atmosphere and genuine hospitality to our advanced technologies and comfort amenities, we deliver a professional and relaxing dental experience.

Visit us soon for a visual tour of what you can expect during your visit to Abingdon Family Dentistry in Bel Air, MD.

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    Making an Appointment

    It is easy to make an appointment for your initial examination and dental treatments with Abingdon Family Dentistry. Simply call (410) 569-3555 and one of our friendly team members will be happy to assist you. If you schedule an appointment and something comes up, please call and cancel 24 hours in advance so that we can accommodate other patient requests.

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    What to Expect

    Walk into our lobby where you will be greeted by our friendly staff. We will provide you with new patient paperwork that includes a health questionnaire, request for your insurance information and contact information. We will also provide you with information to familiarize you with our office and how we handle things like patient privacy.

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    Initial Examination

    Your initial dental exam will take around one hour. The expert staff at Abingdon Family Dentistry will ask you questions, get to know your oral hygiene routine, and listen to your health concerns. We believe in educating patients and empowering them to make good choices to improve their oral health. We will demonstrate how to properly care for your teeth and make additional suggestions as needed. Our dental hygienist will clean your teeth then Dr. Tessa Modiri will complete your examination and make recommendations for proposed dental treatments.

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    Pain Concerns

    We work to ensure our patients feel comfortable, and that includes minimizing their pain as much as possible. If you are undergoing a dental procedure, Dr. Tessa Modiri will meet with you to discuss your pain tolerance and create a plan for pain management. Working together, we will treat your dental health problems in a way that minimizes pain and enables you to get back to your life faster.

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    Dental Insurance

    We accept a variety of insurance providers and endeavor to accommodate our patients' request. Please call our office at (410) 569-3555 to see if we are currently working with your insurance provider.

    Our pricing structure is designed to ensure that patients are able to receive the high quality dental care they deserve. If your dental insurance will not cover all of your dental treatments, we will work with you to identify a payment solution. We are health care professionals first and will work with you to make sure you receive the treatment you need.

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    Financial Policy

    Abingdon Family Dentistry provides high quality dental care to families throughout the Bel Air area. We understand that every dental patient has different financial needs. We will work with you to find a solution that enables you to get the dental care you need, with or without insurance. Call our office to ask about our different payment options that may include cash, check, financing, and credit cards. We provide budget friendly dental care so call today and learn how Abingdon Family Dentistry is the solution to all of your oral health needs.

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