Preparing for your dentist appointment during COVID-19

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Step Four: During The Appointment

  • by AGD
  • Sep 24, 2020

As dental offices work to maintain safety during this time, you should be aware of the instructions the dental team provides during your appointment. Other measures you may notice include:

  • Teams will be maintaining social distancing whenever possible.
  • Some conversations may be limited during your appointment.
  • Shaking hands or any other physical contact is being limited now to comply with enhanced infection control standards.

Check out the other steps:

Step 1: Schedule Your Dental Appointment Today

Step 2: Prepare For Your Next Appointment

Step 3: Arrival At The Dental Office

Step 5: Schedule Your Next Appointment

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