Dr. Blackwell, Dr. Pond, and their staff are well-trained professionals who work together as a team to bring you our high standards of dentistry in a warm, caring and relaxing setting. We appreciate the opportunity to get to know you, as you get to know us. We encourage you to become involved in creating and maintaining your dental health.
At the first visit, after a thorough examination, you and Dr. Blackwell or Dr. Pond will discuss your needs and desires and together develop your personalized dental healthcare plan. We will work with you to plan and schedule your treatment, determine your insurance benefits and help you make financial arrangements before beginning any treatment. For your convenience we accept personal checks, cash, Mastercard®, Visa®, American Express®, Discover® and Care Credit®.
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We are pleased to offer your choice of amenities during your visit to our office to help create a wonderful and relaxing dental spa experience.
- Digital X-rays
- Paperless Charts
- Intra-Oral Photography
- CEREC Same day crowns
- Warm Spa Body Blankets
- Cozy Neck Pillows
- Great Expectations Relaxing Gas (Nitrous Oxide)
- Therapeutic Massaging Dental Chairs
- Spa Music
- Personal Flat Screen TVs in every exam room and lobby
- Calming Aromatherapy
- Bottled Water
We follow infection control protocol beyond the standard OSHA requirements in order to insure your absolute safety. Our state-of-the-art equipment has been specifically designed to aid in this process. For each patient, all dental instruments and handpieces are heat sterilized. Countertops are chemically disinfected and where applicable, disposable barriers are used.
Our front desk staff, will be glad to provide a written estimate of recommended treatment including insurance estimates. We offer several different payment options including Mastercard®, Visa®, American Express®, Care Credit® and Discover®. We ask for payment at the time that services are rendered. We glady file all insurances on your behalf.
Dental health care insurance is intended to cover some, but not all, of the cost of dental treatment. Dr. Blackwell is a provider for many insurance companies. Please bring in your plan information with you and we will be glad to submit the insurance for you. We can submit insurance electronically to most companies. If you have questions regarding your coverage, please ask our financial manager, who will be happy to work with you to find the answer.
We recognize that emergency situation do arise and we will do everything in our power to respond to your problem as quickly as possible. If you are in severe pain that can't wait until regular business hours, please call (205) 970-7292 to have Dr. Blackwell paged. We will make every effort to relieve it the same day you call. If an emergency should occur during office hours, please call and speak with the front desk.