For your convenience, we accept cash, personal checks, money orders and major credit cards. Full payment is expected at the time services are performed. When more extensive dental care is necessary, financial arrangements can be made with our office on a short-term basis (3 months or less) or with Care Credit on a long-term basis.
As a service to our patients, our practice accepts most dental insurance programs, including non-managed care, indemnity (traditional) and PPO out-of-network. However, we are not preferred providers or a part of any managed care network. To ensure that your experience with us is as convenient and comfortable as possible, our front office will prepare all the necessary forms for your dental benefits. However, we remind you that your specific policy is an agreement between you and your insurance company. Please keep in mind that you will be responsible for your total obligation should your insurance benefits result in less coverage than anticipated. Upon request as a courtesy, in an effort to prevent such mishaps, our staff will gladly submit a pre-treatment authorization estimate to your insurance company so that you will know what your benefits will be.
The fees charged for services rendered to those who are insured are the usual and customary fees charged to all our patients for similar services. Your policy may base its allowances on a fixed fee schedule, which may or may not coincide with our usual fees. You should be aware that different insurance companies vary greatly in the types of coverage available. Lastly, it is important to mention that some insurance companies take care of claims promptly while others delay payment for several months.