Teledentistry Appointment in Kennett, MO
At Higginbotham Family Dental, we offer Teledentistry Appointments in Kennett, MO. 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.
What is included in a Teledentistry Appointment in Kennett, MO?
At your Teledentistry appointment in Kennett, MO, 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. You may need to have a flashlight available. And, You may need someone to assist you with images to 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, 8am-5pm only.
What concerns are addressed during a Teledentistry appointment?
You can discuss the following during a Teledentistry appointment:
- Abscessed Tooth
- Tooth Pain
- Swelling and Bleeding of the Gums
- Chipped Tooth
- Cracked or Broken Crown
How much does the Teledentistry appointment cost?
The visit cost is $85 and you must pre-pay prior to the virtual visit. Your card payment will be processed on the day of your appointment. You will be prompted to fill out the payment form at the end of the application.
What if I have dental insurance?
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.
How do I schedule a Teledentistry virtual appointment?
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.