Office Hours
Monday through Friday 8am - 5pm

650 Main Street Amherst, MA 01002

(413) 253 - 9582

New Patients

Your First Visit - What to Expect at the Comprehensive Exam

In about 1 hour, the doctor will:

  • Review of your medical and dental history
  • Take a digital full mouth series of 18 x-rays to check for tooth decay                          (Digital radiography reduces radiation by as much as 80 percent.)
  • Perform a complete gum inspection including gum/bone measurements
  • A cursory TMJ analysis (Temporal Mandibular Joint)  usually treatable w/a Night Guard
  • An oral cancer exam
  • A head and neck soft tissue exam
  • Initial cosmetic consultation
  • Computerized dental charting (including new and old cavities, cracks, fractures, missing teeth, worn out fillings, crowns, etc.)
  • Occlusion evaluation (how your teeth fit together)

When calling to schedule your first visit, please have any dental insurance and previous provider information available.

Registration Forms
Our goal at Amherst Dental Group is to make our patients as comfortable as possible, The following forms are printer friendly and can be filled out prior to your appointment to help decrease wait time.  

Please call our office at (413) 253-9582 to schedule your visit. 
Please click on either of the following links to download and print the registration packet.