Advanced Dental Care of Ocoee
1231 Blackwood Avenue, Ocoee, FL 34761

How to Find a Dentist You Love

Dentist Selection

Seeing a dentist with regularity is vital to maintaining a high level of oral health now and in the future. Given that the relationship you have with your dentist can be quite an important one, it is advisable to take all possible steps to choose a practice that really does fit your family’s needs. Anyone who has been curious about how to find affordable dentists needs to look no further than the tips below.

The American Dental Association (ADA) has compiled some useful tips that can help you begin developing a list of qualified dentists in Ocoee. First, you can visit MouthHealthy.org and take advantage of the ADA’s Find-a-Dentist function. It is also wise to solicit personal recommendations for dentists from friends, family, and colleagues. Your personal physician or local pharmacist may also be willing to provide you with a referral you know you can trust.

Trimming the list of prospective dentists is not always easy, so it is worth visiting multiple offices prior to making your ultimate decision. Some dentists are better fits for some patients than for others, and it is useful to take factors such as office location, hours of operation, and general neatness and appearance of the setting itself into consideration. Try to learn more about each dentist’s philosophy when it comes do preventive dentistry to see if it meshes well with your own.

Take the time to ask questions about fee schedules for common procedures and whether or not the office is willing to establish payment plans for particularly costly or unexpected dental work. Determining whether a prospective office accepts your dental insurance is, of course, an essential task as well.

When comparing affordable dentists in your area, you may be wondering if there is a significant distinction between practitioners with “DMD” (Doctor of Dental Medicine) and “DDS” (Doctor of Dental Surgery) after their names. Rest assured that they are essentially the same designation, and that dentists with either credential have completed the same degree of study and clinical training and have passed stringent written exams and licensing requirements. Furthermore, all dentists must complete continuing education classes throughout their careers in order to stay abreast of dental treatment innovations and techniques.

To get the dental care you deserve from an affordable dentist in Ocoee, call Advanced Dental Care of Ocoee today at (407) 477-5004 or make an appointment.

Advanced Dental Care offers affordable family dentistry and gentle, compassionate dental care in Ocoee. With 21 affiliated practices throughout Florida, our offices are conveniently located with extended hours to meet your needs. At Advanced Dental Care of Ocoee, we provide most dental services, from basic preventative care and general dentistry to specialized procedures and complete dental reconstruction. We accept most dental insurance plans and offer affordable financial solutions for any budget. Patient satisfaction is our top priority and we strive to provide the exceptional, affordable dental care and personal touch that lead to lasting relationships. A smiling patient is our greatest reward and we look forward to keeping those smiles healthy, beautiful, and bright. Discover an affordable dentist who truly cares at Advanced Dental Care of Ocoee.

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Friendly staff and the dentist was great.
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Greg D.
Was made to feel comfortable and welcomed.
Sara B.
The staff and Dr. Stokes has made my experience a great one. I am so glad that this office was recommended to me. It's a great feeling to not have to […]
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Anonymous
Dr. Baxter was very friendly and professional. He ensured I experienced minimal pain. His assistantTina was incredibly aware of all of my needs and […]
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Wonderfully people excellent service.
Mary S.
Dr. Stokes and his support staff are awesome. They have done a great job with my crown and have made sure I am happy throughout the entire process.
Nicole H.
Dr. Mike and staff were compassionate, sensitive, and patient, with me and I had my newborn baby in tow!
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Wonderful love you all.
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Amy R.
Dr. Gonzels was great! and the staff is always super friendly Stacey and Zuila are awesome. Very Happy with my services. I will miss Dr. Velez though […]
Josh P.
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Jasmine C.
An overall excellent visit that was both professional yet personable from start to finish.
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Dr. Mike and his staff are wonderful, polite and respectful. I am a new patient and already feel like I have been a patient for years. I have had a […]
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Prenes A.
I had a lot of work to be done and everyone was wonderful.
Steven L.
Service is great and staff is very professional. Had a chipped tooth replaced and even I can't see where the chip was. Another thing I was impressed […]
Marjorie B.
One of my best experiences getting dental work done. I can almost say i like going to the dentist now.
Richard K.
Coming into the appointment I was pretty scared about the whole thing but the doctors assured me I was going to okay. I don't even rememeber the […]
Chelsea F.
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Beverly P.
Staff was professional and friendly. I like that the Dr. Was conservative and made sure everything was covered.
Leslie M.
Upon entering the dental office I was greeted by a pleasant and courteous front desk person. The Dental Assistant, Stacy and Dr. Gonzalez were both […]
Anonymous
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Bryanna H.
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Eugene B.
I had two crowns put in and Dr. Mike and his staff did a wonderful job. Amazing dentist!
Adam S.
Great staff and doctors
Karla S.
My experience was excellent. Having a crown replaced, staff was very nice. Tracy was excellent. she explained the procedures, and was very […]
Marie P.
Everyone were very inviting and friendly and the service was great!
Matthew C.
Very professional and willing to work with me and my schedule. Dr Baxter and his assistant explained everything before they started to do the work.
Robert V.
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Office Hours
  • Monday 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
  • Tuesday 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
  • Wednesday 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
  • Thursday 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
  • Friday 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
  • Saturday Closed
  • Sunday Closed
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  • Phone: (407) 477-5004
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