At Higginbotham Family Dental, we offer Teledentistry Appointments in East Memphis, TN. The health and safety of our patients is our number one priority. With that in mind, we are offering Teledentistry appointments for our patients via Text Chat or Video Chat. Overall, this will provide and support dental care delivery, diagnosis, consultation, treatment, transfer of dental information and education.
At your Teledentistry appointment in East Memphis, TN, you will speak with a licensed dental professional regarding your dental emergency or concerns. This will occur via Text or Video Chat on your device. Also, You may need to have a flashlight available. And, you may need someone to assist you with photographic images during your appointment. You will then receive a Virtual Dental Exam and Assessment. After that, recommendations will be given for treatments, prescriptions, and possible referrals for advanced treatment. Teledentistry appointments will be Monday-Friday, 8 am-5 pm only.
You can discuss the following during a Teledentistry appointment:
The visit cost is $85 and must be pre-paid prior to the virtual dental appointment. We will process your card payment on the day of your appointment. At the end of the application, it will prompt you to fill out the payment form.
We will file your insurance on your behalf as a courtesy after your Teledentistry appointment. A refund will be sent upon request if your insurance company pays the claim. You can find a list of our in-network insurance providers here.
To request a Teledentistry appointment, click here and follow the form prompts at the bottom of the page. Watch this video for a walk-through of the process.