Making An Appointment
It is easy to make an appointment for your initial examination and dental treatments with Jean M. Lafayette, DDS. Simply call 860-242-0700 and one of our friendly team members will be happy to assist you. If you schedule an appointment and something comes up, please call and cancel 48 hours in advance so that we can accommodate other patient requests.
Your First Visit To Jean M. Lafayette, DDS
Walk into our lobby where you will be greeted by our friendly staff. We will provide you with new patient paperwork that includes a health questionnaire, request for your insurance information and contact information. We will also provide you with information to familiarize you with our office and how we handle things like patient privacy.
Your initial dental exam will take around one hour. The expert staff at Jean M. Lafayette, DDS will ask you questions, get to know your oral hygiene routine, and listen to your health concerns. We believe in educating patients and empowering them to make good choices to improve their oral health. We will demonstrate how to properly care for your teeth and make additional suggestions as needed. Our dental hygienist will clean your teeth then The Team at Jean M. Lafayette, DDS will complete your examination and make recommendations for proposed dental treatments.
We work to ensure our patients feel comfortable, and that includes minimizing their pain as much as possible. If you are undergoing a dental procedure, The Team at Jean M. Lafayette, DDS will meet with you to discuss your pain tolerance and create a plan for pain management. Working together, we will treat your dental health problems in a way that minimizes pain and enables you to get back to your life faster.