The American Dental Association offers some welcome advice for choosing a dentist in Lafayette. We have already talked about how word of mouth is an important factor in how many people find a dentist. Here are some things you should look for in an Lafayette dentist:
Location is always a factor when choosing a dentist in Lafayette. If you live in the Lafayette Colorado area, there are many options, and most Lafayette locations are not too far out of the way. While location plays an important role in convenience, many people are willing to drive a little farther for a better experience with their Lafayette dentist.
Relationship is a strong factor. Your Lafayette dentist should be approachable, and should make you feel comfortable when you are in the dentist chair. After all, your Lafayette dentist will be working very close with you to help you achieve a high level of oral hygiene; you most certainly will want to have a good, professional, comfortable relationship with your Lafayette dentist and the dental office staff.
Specialty is another important factor in choosing a dentist in Lafayette. Some dentists specialize in cosmetic dentistry. Others specialize in implant dentistry with dental implants. Depending on your need, you may select a local Lafayette dentist who can solve your immediate concern. Bare in mind, however, that it is good to have a general dentist who can maintain your dental history and work with you to through the years.
If you are looking for a dentist in Lafayette, please come by and speak with me. I can address your interest in any of these critical areas, and will be happy to introduce you to Gordon West DDS, Cosmetic & General Dentistry.
I look forward to meeting you.
-Dr. Gordon West, DDS