Frequently Asked Questions
Are you accepting new patients?
Yes! Give us a call to schedule your first appointment. Be sure to ask us about our new patient special!
Will you call my insurance to see if a procedure is covered?
We’re happy to call them for general questions. However, it is best for you to call them yourself to see specifics on what your plan covers.
Can I come back with my children while they have treatment?
Absolutely! If your child tends to feel more comfortable with you present, feel free to come watch their procedure.
Do I have to floss every day?
Yes, ideally. However, some patients do fine flossing several times a week
Can I be “put out” for my dental treatment?
We don’t offer general anesthesia, but we do offer “laughing gas”.
Do you do root canals?
Yes. In cases where a re-treatment or apicoectomy is needed, he will refer you to an endodontist.
Does Dr. Gleave remove wisdom teeth?
What are office waiting times? Do you generally run on time?
We understand that your time is valuable and so we do our very best to stay on schedule. However, occasionally, patients may need extra attention and we fall behind. These kinds of situations tend to be the exception to the rule, though.
Does Dr. Gleave do braces?
No. However, he will provide retainers and other minor appliances when minimal tooth movement is needed.