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Parks Family Dental

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Parks Family Dental wants your family to get the exceptional, comprehensive dental care you need to remain happy and healthy. We believe dentistry should be accessible and affordable for each member of your family, because everyone deserves to live life to the fullest with functional, strong smiles. 

We offer many financial options that may help you get the dental work you need or desire. Please contact us for any questions or concerns regarding treatment costs, insurance, and payment and financing options. 

Insurance

Parks Family Dental is not in-network with any PPO insurance plans, but our friendly and knowledgeable team of insurance experts are happy to make a claim on your behalf. We understand dental work can be expensive, and we will do everything we can to maximize your benefits. Our team always strives to explain every option our patients have based on their unique needs so they can make informed decisions regarding their oral health care. 

Payment Options

We accept cash, credit, checks, and CareCredit for your convenience.

 

CareCredit

CareCredit is third-party financing patients can use to pay for medical and dental care that isn't covered by insurance. Whether you use your healthcare credit card to pay for essential treatments or to cover your deductible, CareCredit makes family dental care possible. Please speak with one of our care team members to learn more about CareCredit. We are happy to explain the benefits, application process, and even help you apply. Approvals typically only take minutes. 

Frequently Asked Questions

Your comfort is very important to us, which is why we use numbing agents and local anesthetics for most dental procedures. Many patients do not experience pain or discomfort when we use solutions such as this.

A Warm and Welcoming Atmosphere

Parks Family Dental has a warm and welcoming atmosphere. Our practice is tastefully decorated, so families don’t feel intimidated by the sights, smells, and sounds of the dental office. Everyone on our team is very caring and cheerful, and we do everything we can to give you the best possible visit.

Our Comforting Amenities

In addition to treating each patient with kindness and special attention, we offer several comforting amenities to enhance your dental experience.

Our dental chairs are large, cozy, and adjustable, so you can stay relaxed during treatment. We also offer soft neck pillows so you feel more at home in our care. All of our patients and staff members enjoy listening to music, so you can relax while you listen to your favorite songs.

Mild Sedation for Dental Anxiety

For patients with dental anxiety, or anyone who needs extra help relaxing, we offer mild oral sedation. Only your dentist can prescribe this medication once they determine it’s safe and beneficial for you.

Oral sedation alleviates anxiety, pain, and any discomfort a patient may experience during treatment.

Contact us today to learn more about how we can enrich your experience at Parks Family Dental.

Everyone has different dental needs and smile goals, so each appointment time varies. However, the average length of a full-mouth examination and teeth cleaning is between 30-60 minutes.

What to Expect at Your Dental Checkup

If you are coming in for a routine dental checkup, one of our dentists will review your medical history and discuss any concerns you may have.

We then take digital dental x-rays of your mouth to ensure all underlying structures are healthy and functional. Because your continued health is our priority, we screen for oral cancers at every dental visit.

The dentist assesses the condition of your teeth, gums, lips, cheeks, and other soft tissues to ensure there are no signs of decay, damage, or disease.

When the exam is complete, the dental hygienist gently and thoroughly cleans your teeth with specialized tools. Only your hygienist or dentist can effectively remove plaque and tartar from each tooth.

If you have gingivitis or gum disease, your dentist or hygienist will clean below the gumline and smooth the gums to promote soft tissue healing and elasticity.

At the end of your visit, your dentist will discuss any areas in need of improvement and offer guidance regarding your oral hygiene practices.

You are welcome to schedule your next appointment with our office and continue your day with a fresher, cleaner smile.

At Parks Family Dental, we understand dentistry can be expensive. We believe dental work should be affordable and accessible for everyone in the family, which is why we have a knowledgeable insurance staff who will do everything in our power to maximize each patient’s dental insurance and other financial options. 

The cost of treatment varies based on the patient’s unique case, materials used, the dentist's expertise, and more. The only way to accurately determine how much your dental treatment will cost is to schedule an appointment with your dentist at Parks Family Dental. 

We can also help you better understand dental insurance, CareCredit, and other payment options.

Dental Insurance 

Dental insurance can be confusing and overwhelming, but we are here to help you navigate the murky waters and arrive at a solution. We always strive to explain in detail what your options are based on your needs, and we believe this helps you make an informed decision about your dental health care.

CareCredit

Parks Family Dental happily accepts CareCredit for our patients’ convenience. CareCredit helps countless individuals and families receive dental care at affordable prices. 

A third-party financing company, CareCredit helps is a healthcare credit card that uninsured and insured patients use for necessary dentistry. Our patient care team can help explain the benefits, application process, and more. We can even help you apply for CareCredit if you need additional support. 

If you would like to learn more about affordable dentistry in Mauldin, SC, please contact our dental office today. 

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