Dental
Consultation
and X-rays

Your Gateway to Superior Oral Health

At the heart of Gables iSmile patient-centric approach is our comprehensive dental consultation, which includes the indispensable tool of dental X-rays. Here’s why this is pivotal in ensuring the optimal health of your smile.

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Unraveling the Mysteries of Your Smile: The Dental Consultation

Every smile tells a story, and at Gables iSmile, we’re eager to listen. Our dental consultation is more than just a cursory glance; it’s a deep dive into understanding the nuances of your oral health. Dr. Kiani and the Gables iSmile team ensure that every patient is provided with a clear roadmap to maintaining or achieving dental well-being.

Whether you’re visiting a dentist for the first time in years or looking for expert advice on a specific dental concern, understanding the consultation process can ease any apprehension and help you prepare for the appointment. Here’s a detailed walkthrough:

1. Patient Registration and Medical History Review

Upon your arrival at the dental office, you’ll typically be asked to fill out a registration form. This will include details like:

  • Personal information: Name, contact details, emergency contact, etc.
  • Medical history: Past and current illnesses, surgeries, medications, and allergies.
  • Dental history: Previous dental treatments, surgeries, and any immediate concerns.
2. Initial Oral Examination

The dentist will visually inspect your teeth, gums, and mouth. This cursory examination helps identify obvious concerns like cavities, gum redness, or broken teeth.

3. Discussion of Concerns

Your dentist will take this time to discuss any immediate dental concerns you might have. Whether it’s discomfort in a specific tooth, cosmetic concerns, or general questions about oral hygiene, this is the time to address them.

4. Dental X-rays

These provide a detailed view of your teeth’s structure, bone levels, and potential hidden issues. X-rays can pinpoint cavities between teeth, evaluate the health of the jawbone, and examine roots, among other things.

5. Detailed Oral Examination

Using specialized instruments, the dentist will carry out a thorough examination. This involves:

  • Checking each tooth for cavities.
  • Evaluating gum health.
  • Screening for oral cancer by checking the soft tissues of your mouth, neck, and face.
  • Analyzing your bite and jaw joint.
6. Diagnosis and Treatment Recommendations

Once the examinations are complete, the dentist will discuss their findings with you. If any issues are identified, they’ll suggest appropriate treatment options, considering factors like urgency, your overall health, and potential outcomes. This could range from restorative procedures like fillings and crowns to cosmetic treatments or referrals to specialists.

7. Treatment Plan and Scheduling

Based on the recommended treatments, the dental team will present a treatment plan, outlining the procedures, their sequence, estimated costs, and potential insurance coverage. You can then schedule subsequent appointments as per your convenience and the dentist’s recommendations.

8. Oral Hygiene Guidance

Before concluding the consultation, the dentist or dental hygienist will provide guidance on maintaining optimal oral hygiene. This includes brushing and flossing techniques, dietary advice, and the importance of regular dental check-ups.

The Role of X-rays in our Diagnostic Arsenal

One of the paramount components of a dental consultation is the dental X-ray. X-rays are not just routine procedures; they are windows into the internal structure of your teeth and jaw, revealing details invisible to the naked eye.

The Gables iSmile Assurance: Safety & Precision

Aware of the concerns surrounding radiation, Gables iSmile utilizes state-of-the-art digital X-ray technology. Not only does this offer sharper images but it also significantly reduces radiation exposure, ensuring our patients’ safety is never compromised.

Dr Kiani Gables iSmile

Dr. Kiani, a graduate from National Autonomous University in Honduras where he received his first general dentist degree (DDS) in 1998. Soon after he completed his residency at the prestigious Honduras Air Force Hospital focusing on cosmetic dentistry and surgery.

Dr. Kamran Kiani
General Dentist
Dr. Laura Perez-Abreu

Dr. Laura Perez-Abreu earned her Doctor of Medicine in Dentistry degree from Nova Southeastern University School of Dentistry, a prestigious dental education program in Davie, Florida which focuses on evidence-based training.

Dr. Laura Perez-Abreu
General Dentist
Dr. Libia R. Ríos

Dr. Libia, earned her degree of Doctor in Dental Surgery at the Metropolitan University Colombia: 1989.

Dr. Libia R. Ríos
Cosmetic and Restorative Dentist
Dr. Angela Sun

Dr. Sun has over 11 years of experience in the field of dentistry. Obtained her DDS degree from the University of Minnesota (2023) and a BDS degree from Universidad Iberoamericana (2012).

Dr. Angela Sun
General Dentist
Dr. Daniel Nagler

Dr. Daniel Nagler graduated from Yeshiva University in New York City and received his dental degree from the University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey. 

Dr. Daniel Nagler
Periodontist
Dr. Ana Pesaturo

Dr. Ana Pesaturo earned her Masters Degrees in Healthcare and Business administration from the University San Martin of Colombia South America in 1991.

Dr. Ana Pesaturo
General Dentist
Dr. Marie Lourdes Senatus

Dr. Marie Lourdes Senatus has quite a journey in the world of dentistry! Originally from a small town in Haiti, her passion for dentistry sparked early on. After completing high school, she pursued her dream at the State University of College Dental Medicine of Haiti, earning her dental degree in 2006. 

Dr. Marie Lourdes Senatus
General Dentist

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