How to Choose a Dentist
When looking for a dentist in the Victoria, British Columbia area, you may be surprised at your options. Hundreds of dentists can pop up with an internet search, and even more can be found by looking through a phone book. But how can you tell which dentist is the best for you? This is not as daunting as it may at first appear. In fact, when you know what to look for in a dentist, choosing the right one may take next to no time at all.
What to Look for in a Dentist
There are three things you should first look for in a dentist:
- Training and continuing education
- Level of experience
- Range of services offered
Your dentist and his or her staff should be highly educated and devoted to continuing their dental education to stay abreast of the latest knowledge. Equally important, your dentist should have sufficient experience helping people of all ages maintain optimal oral health, comfort, and beautiful smiles. This should include offering services such as general, cosmetic, and neuromuscular dentistry in one conveniently located office. Take a moment to browse through the pages on your potential dentist’s website, checking their cosmetic dentistry and general dentistry pages to get a better idea of what services are available. You may also wish to look at the before and after gallery to see the results a dentist has been able to offer previous patients. If you are happy with what you find, call the dentist to schedule a one-on-one consultation. This will give you an opportunity to ask any questions you may have and to learn more about what their practice can offer you.
Dr. Chélise Kasun
Dr. Chélise Kasun is a general dentist who received additional training in cosmetic dentistry, neuromuscular dentistry, and orthodontics at the Las Vegas Institute for Advanced Dental Studies. Dr. Kasun and our friendly staff are committed to continuing education, better enabling us to offer the latest and most effective treatments to everyone we see. With a focus on cosmetic and family dentistry, Dr. Kasun is pleased to offer a wide range of dental services all from a single office in the Broadmead Village Shopping Centre in Victoria. During your initial consultation, she will be happy to answer your questions, examine your smile, and personalize a treatment plan that will meet your unique needs.