How can we help you?
If you need a dentist for your family, you are probably seeking the information you need to help you decide if our dental office is right for you.
Here are some of the common questions we receive from our patients. If your is not listed here, just give us a call or use our contact page to get in touch.
We are always happy to help.
Yes, we do!
Here at Lakeforest Dental Associates, we take pride in being able to see new patients day-of. We understand how stressful (and sometimes painful) dental emergencies can be, and we want to do our best to provide a comfortable, quick solution. Give us a call right away to see if we have any time slots available for your appointment.
Same-Day Emergency Dental Appointments in Gaithersburg
Moreso, if it is an emergency, or you are in any pain and/or discomfort. Give our office a call today if you think you may be experiencing a dental emergency. We accept dental emergencies as soon as we are able to.
We know that fitting your dental care into your family’s budget is important. That is why we work with a number of popular PPO dental plans.
The list we have on our financial page is not exhaustive. If you do not see your plan listed, just contact us and we will let you know what your benefits, coverage, and out-of-pocket expenses will be, if there are any.
In the event that you want a procedure not covered under your plan, we can help you get the care you want and need. We offer flexible payment options, including patient financing. To learn more about what types of payment we accept, use our financial page or give us a call! Our team is knowledgeable and can help you navigate the sometimes confusing world of dental insurance.
We provide dentistry that is a great value to our patients. An investment in your smile is an investment in your health.
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If you do not have dental insurance, don’t avoid your necessary dental care. Give us a call and we can help you estimate the cost of your treatment so you know what to expect. That way, you can have the preventive and restorative dentistry you need to keep your smile healthy and comfortable.
Dental technology in Gaithersburg, MD allows you to see what our top dentists see when examining your teeth and gums—only better!
The 3Shape TRIOS MOVE allows you to view close-up images from inside your mouth. These images can be enhanced, enlarged, or optimized on a screen for your convenience or for better viewing.
This technology allows you to make decisions about your dental care or cosmetic dentistry selections.
One of our Gaithersburg, MD dentists may discover a problem in your mouth—too small for you to notice. This may be an area your toothbrush and floss are missing. It could be a receding spot on your gum or even a small cavity. In some cases, it could even be a suspicious lesion that needs more investigation.
The 3Shape TRIOS MOVE can also help you and your dentist plan cosmetic dentistry and give you a good idea about what your teeth will look like following a treatment or procedure!
When you’re able to see what a dentist sees, it provides peace of mind, helps you make decisions about your healthcare, and promotes transparency and trust. You have a better understanding of why a treatment plan has been written or it helps you reach that problem spot at home by changing toothbrushes or optimizing your flossing routine.
Our dentists believe that patients should always be kept in the loop when it comes to their dentistry in Gaithersburg, MD, and they enjoy educating patients about their oral health.
See why Gaithersburg patients love our office
If you’re ready to schedule a dental appointment in Gaithersburg, MD and learn more about your oral health, get in touch with us today.
We can see you as soon as you’re available, usually the same day. We do not want our patients to be uncomfortable with a dental problem.
Dental emergencies are something we take seriously here at Lakeforest Dental Associates.
Common Types of Dental Emergencies
- Oral pain
- Extreme sensitivity
- Being unable to chew, whether in your entire mouth or just a section
- A loosened or knocked out tooth
- Broken teeth
Call Dr. Daftary If You Are In Pain
Learn more about dental emergencies and what to do by visiting our emergency dental page. If you are experiencing any of the above symptoms, give Lakeforest Dental Associates a call.
If you are in any pain or just concerned about your immediate oral health, it is always a good idea to come in and let our team have a look at it. If the issue is, in fact, a dental emergency, we will gladly take care of it. If it's a non-issue or not time-sensitive, we will either make a follow-up appointment or give you peace of mind!
Same-Day Emergency Appointments in Gaithersburg
No one should have to live with oral pain longer than they have to. A rule of thumb: when in doubt, come on in or give us a call!
Dexis Intraoral Sensors capture crisp and clear x-ray images of your teeth and gums to help our top Gaithersburg, MD dentists make better decisions about your oral health. This includes treatment plans, making on-the-spot general dentistry decisions, and preplanning for cosmetic dentistry.
These sensors compliment today’s x-rays, which means they are digital and safe. They are also comfortable inside the mouth because of their unique comfort design.
At Lakeforest Dental Associates, if a technology is safe, comfortable, and reliable, this is a technology that we want for you!
Our dentists are also able to share enhanced images with you and point out issues or potential problems on x-rays that give you a unique understanding about your oral health including why a certain treatment has been ordered or why you are a good candidate for a specific therapy.
The CleanCapture technology, expanded range, and patient comfort make the Dexis Intraoral Sensors the first choice of our dentists in Gaithersburg, MD.
In Gaithersburg? See our great technology for yourself.
At Lakeforest Dental Associates, we utilize the latest technologies to allow for better diagnostics and your comfort.
If you would like to learn more about our cutting-edge technologies, or if you’re ready to schedule a dental exam in Gaithersburg, MD, contact our team today!
Yes, if there is a functional basis for the treatment you need, and also assuming your insurance does cover the procedures you need. Most insurances do cover a percentage of crowns and
fillings; some even cover orthodontic Invisalign treatment.
Affordable Dentist in Gaithersburg
Every insurance plan is different. Visit our financial page to see if we take your insurance, and give us or your insurance provider a call to see what is covered by your plan!