The dental staff at Howe Dental Services offers a large array of preventative, aesthetic, and specialized dentistry services, including root canal treatment, tooth whitening, root canal procedures, bridge work, dental bridges, tooth crowns, and teeth bleaching. The clinic is located on the northwest side of Toledo, Ohio. The services provided by the dental staff at this clinic are aimed at improving the appearance and health of the patient’s mouth. Dental assistants are equipped to provide the necessary professional services necessary for each patient.
Most of the staff at Dental Associates are qualified and experienced with their areas of specialization including bridges, crowns, and dentures; the oral health of the patient; dental implants; periodontal diseases; oral cancer; periodontal disease;, and cosmetic dentistry. All of the staff work hand in hand to ensure the patient’s comfort and safety. They perform dental procedures in an orderly fashion and follow strict sterilization procedures to assure that the dental equipment is used only for the purpose of providing dental care. The dental assistant provides an opportunity for each of the patients to be seen by their dentist for a consultation. During the initial visit, the dental assistant will conduct a routine physical examination of the patient and will ask questions to help determine if the patient is a candidate for services from the office. Once the patient has been assessed, the dental assistant will schedule an appointment with the dentist to evaluate the patient’s oral health and current status.
Dental Assistants are expected to assist the dentist by providing proper labeling and documentation to the patient’s dental professional, taking the patients’ x-rays, conducting preliminary laboratory exams, advising the patient of appropriate oral hygiene, ensuring that the patient follows the dentist’s post-treatment instructions and providing the patient with follow-up visits. Dental Assistants also assist with patient education, preparation, and filing of the patient’s patient history, maintaining patient records, keeping track of insurance payments and other important information. Dental Assistants are trained in emergency procedures that may occur while the dentist is on-site or in his chair-side office. If an emergency arises, the dental assistant will be able to call 911 immediately for assistance from the Toledo City Fire Department. In order to become a dental assistant, the student must complete a course of study and pass written examinations.
The clinic is open seven days a week, twenty hours a day, seven days a week. For more information regarding the clinic and its procedures, students can call the clinic directly or visit the official website. The clinic offers a complete list of dental procedures, and their descriptions including the fees associated with each.
The clinic’s website offers additional information regarding the services offered and an online registration. Students who would like to obtain further information can sign up for a phone or e-mail training session to learn about the clinic’s services. All students who complete an approved training program will receive a certificate. The website also provides information regarding a number of books on cosmetic dentistry and general dentistry.
Cosmetic dentistry is an important field in which Dental Associates excels. The clinic strives to provide quality services in a safe and friendly environment that will make a positive impact on each of the students and patients they serve. The clinic also offers continuing education programs so that students are equipped with the knowledge and tools needed to succeed in this field of dentistry. The clinic is committed to the continued growth and well being of the community and is committed to maintaining good relationships with its patients.