Advanced Dental Care of Mount Dora
3555 North Highway 19A, Mount Dora, FL 32757

Your Top 6 Questions about Family Dental Appointments

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Proper care of teeth and gums is essential for maintaining oral health and even general health, but many people haven’t seen a dentist in years. Regardless of your age or the extent of your dental disease, an affordable dental care provider can help you get your smile back on the right track. If it’s been a long time since your last general dentistry experience, you may have a few questions. Answers to the most common questions about dental visits are listed below:

1. What’s the Best Way to Find an Affordable Dental Care Provider?
Your friends, family, coworkers, neighbors, and medical providers may be able to recommend a great dentist. You can also check your local business directories. If you can’t locate dental health listings, the ADA website has a convenient Find-a-Dentist feature that you can use.

2. What should I Expect During a Checkup?
Your dentist will ask questions about your medical and dental history and perform a visual and manual exam of your teeth, gums, and mouth. If needed, X-rays may be taken. Your provider will evaluate your overall dental health and recommend a treatment or maintenance plan. You may also receive a professional dental cleaning from a dental hygienist.

3. When Choosing a Family Dental Mount Dora Dentist, what Should I Look for?
Seek out a dentist with the right credentials, emergency care options, convenient hours, a clean office, and a caring and professional manner. Make sure to check with your insurance provider to determine if a certain dentist is within its network. Call your family dental Mount Dora office to verify that your dentist is a member of the ADA.

4. If I Don’t Have Symptoms, Do I Really Need to See a Dentist?
Many dental problems don’t have noticeable symptoms until they become advanced and more difficult and expensive to treat. It’s important to get regular affordable dental care even when your mouth feels fine. Early detection and treatment produces the best and most affordable outcomes.

5. How often Do I Need to See my Dentist?
Most general dentistry experts recommend seeing your dentist once or twice every year. However, if you have chronic dental disease or certain medical conditions that affect your oral health, you may need more frequent checkups.

6. What are Some Signs that Mean I Need to See a Dentist Soon?

  • Tooth sensitivity
  • Persistent bad breath
  • Swollen or bleeding gums
  • Pregnancy
  • A history of immune dysfunction, cardiovascular disease, diabetes, or HIV
  • Jaw pain or popping
  • Chemotherapy
  • Pain or swelling in your teeth, mouth, face, or neck
  • Problems chewing or swallowing
  • A history of gum disease or tooth decay
  • Mouth sores or lesions

To learn about our family dentistry practice in Mount Dora, call Advanced Dental Care of Mount Dora today at (352) 729-3668 or make an appointment.

Advanced Dental Care offers affordable family dentistry and gentle, compassionate dental care in Mount Dora. With 20 affiliated practices throughout Florida, our offices are conveniently located with extended hours to meet your needs. At Advanced Dental Care of Mount Dora, we provide most dental services, from basic preventative care and general dentistry to specialized procedures and complete dental reconstruction. We accept most dental insurance plans and offer affordable financial solutions for any budget. Patient satisfaction is our top priority and we strive to provide the exceptional, affordable dental care and personal touch that lead to lasting relationships. A smiling patient is our greatest reward and we look forward to keeping those smiles healthy, beautiful, and bright. Discover an affordable dentist who truly cares at Advanced Dental Care of Mount Dora.

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Great care from friendly staff as usual!
Michele P.
From the first phone call to my office visit everyone was super nice and helpful.
Diana G.
I always feel like everyone truly cares about me and all of the other patients.
Ronda S.
Very professional, the hygienist called in sick and the staff was able complete my cleaning with minimal delay.
Stuart R.
The staff was professional, courteous, and informative.
Jonathan B.
I came in for a cleaning and had a new hygenist - Pam. She was very friendly and did a wonderful job. She did things that no one else has ever done […]
Michelle C.
New hygienist was great.
Paul K.
the absolute best and thorough teeth cleaning that I have ever had.
Vicki W.
Had a dental emergency and was in panic mode. The staff is excellent and made me feel at ease. Thank you all !
Michael M.
Great Cleaning and Fluoride treatment as usual
Alma B.
Everyone was very helpful and friendly. Really made me comfortable and looking forward to coming back for my next cleaning!
Corey R.
I was so happy they could take me right away.. With a broken tooth, and then needing a bridge. thank You
Anonymous
Friendly and fast.
Joyce T.
Pam is awesome. She is very friendly, polite, and always educates me on what I need to do to keep my teeth healthy. Thanks, Pam.
Mario O.
Great experience. No pain!!!
Judy J.
My broken-off tooth was extracted in about 1 minute after she started the extraction - almost no discomfort other than pressure. Took one pain pill […]
Joseph L.
Quick getting appointment for broken tooth. Temporary cap same day. Thanks
Flossie J.
Very nice facility, nice employees! Was super nervous about my appointment but they made it comfortable and talked me through the whole thing so I […]
Courtney P.
I was impressed with the professional service displayed by Kim.
Robert H.
Always greeted with pleasant smiles, and the wait is never very long.
Jared M.
Staff very professional and had my best interest in mind. It's not always easy to go to the dentist, but this office has always made it easier amd […]
Connie W.
I'm in the midst of a two visit procedure ,and so far my experience has been as good as every other experience at ADC. Dr. Martin and her assistant […]
Raymond B.
Dr. Martin takes the time to make sure everything is perfect!
Leon P.
I must say that I was completely blown away with the staff here at Advance Dental. Heather snd Dr. Saavedra made me feel comfortable and relaxed. […]
Kalani S.
I called one day,got in the next, and after discussions with the doctor had an extraction the same day. The staff was fabulous; Jessica O. is the […]
Cathy L.
Very welcoming reception and professional service for my Dad. Dr. Hughston & staff are wonderful! Worth the drive from Clermont to Mt. Dora.
Anonymous
Great staff. Have an awesome sense of humor. Make me smile every time.
Robert L.
I am thankful for being worked in with a toothache and receiving a root canal, all same day.
Steven V.
Office staff were welcoming and friendly. The dental assistants were competent and made me feel at ease. I absolutely LOVE Dr. Hughston and would […]
Victoria S.
Every thing was great friendly staff
Linda D.
Thank you for all the care and compassion in caring for our son, CV! It means the world to us!! From the bottom of our hearts, Thank you! Thank you! […]
Cory V.
For first visit good overall experience
Brian D.
again, my husband and I are very pleased with mt dora advanced dental care. kim is an awesome hygeniest.
Vicki W.
So far I'm very happy with the service and care I've received at Mt Dora Advanced Dental Care. Their prices are fair and the wait time is reasonable.
Harold D.
Procedure handled efficiently and kindly.
Gloria B.
I am always pleased with the treatment that I receive, I have absolutely no complaints.
Marjorie O.
As uncomfortable a root canal can be, the staff made me comfortable (I.e. Shot) thoughout the entire experience.
Angela H.
I broke a front tooth the afternoon of the day before I was leaving for vacation. My dentist was great. She worked me in around 3 PM for a temp. […]
Alma B.
I am very pleased with the treatment I'm receiving. My hygienist (Lisa) is personable, professional and thorough.
Sharon T.
They are wonderful there. I was nervous going in for a deep cleaning but they made ne feel at ease and made me laugh. I would definitely recommend […]
Salina R.
Pam is awesome. She has cleaned my teeth several times, and educates me about whats going with my teeth. Informs me about preventative measures I can […]
Mario O.
My first visit as new patient was very good. Talked and walked me through everything, from work to be done to cost. They had a cancel for a cleaning […]
Karen M.
Visit went very well.
Stephanie P.
The best dental experience I have had in my 58 years. The Dr she is the best. Very friendly and professional.
Patrick D.
I was treated very courteously and all the treatment was well explained. I had a crown repalement on one side and an extraction on the other. The […]
David G.
People do not understand what it means to find a great Dentist and a staff that cares. Please allow me the opportunity to let you know how great […]
Robert W.
Always attentive, gentle, eager to keep you comfortable and pain-free. I have never had a long waiting time.
Rhonda H.
Fast appointment, short wait times, and great care!!!!
Judy J.
I would not keep going to this office for over 30 years if I did not appreciate the people and work done on my teeth.
Alma B.
Jessica and Dr. Martin did a great job with my root canal last week. The experience was better than I expected and I wish I had gone in sooner to get […]
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  • Tuesday 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
  • Wednesday 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
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  • Friday 8:00 AM - 2:00 PM
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