Frequently Asked Questions


We’ve put together a list of our most Frequently Asked Questions. If you’re unable to find the answer to your question, please contact us.

General Office Questions:

Are you taking new patients?

I’ve never been to your office before, what should I expect?

Do you treat children?

Do you provide after hours emergency care?

Can my child be brought to their dental appointment by his/her older sibling or grandparent?

Is the office wheelchair accessible?

Billing and Insurance questions:

Do you accept my insurance?

Assuming that you accept my insurance, will I owe anything on the day of treatment?

Why do you estimate my co-pay versus giving me an exact amount?

Will I know what my treatment will cost me before you provide it?

What are your payment options?

How can I tell if my insurance considers Fremont Dental to be in-network or out-of-network?

Patient Care Questions:

When should my child first see a dentist?

I’m very nervous about dental treatment. Do you do anything special to treat anxious patients?

Do I really need to take antibiotics prior to my dental treatment?

Why fill a baby tooth if it will only fall out eventually?

Are dental x-rays really necessary?

If I get a crown, my tooth can never get decayed again, right?