Tips for Choosing a Dentist

General & Cosmetic Dentist serving Hoboken, Jersey City & Hudson County areas of New Jersey


Hudson County Dentist - Tips for Choosing a DentistYour dentist is responsible for more than just keeping your teeth clean and looking their best. Because your oral health is so closely linked to your overall well being, it is important to find the right dentist to meet your specific needs. How can you find a Hudson County dentist who will help identify your particular dental health problems and get you on the road to having the healthy and beautiful smile you deserve?

Here are some things to consider:

  • Cosmetic dentistry is a specialized approach that requires additional training for techniques that are not taught in dental school. Porcelain veneers, Invisalign, and other treatment options require additional studies. Don’t hesitate to ask about specific cosmetic dentistry training.
  • Neuromuscular dentistry used to treat temporomandibular joint disorder (TMJ) problems also involves additional training and techniques that not all dentists learn. If you have TMJ problems, be sure to find a dentist with this specialization.
  • Credentials and associations are another thing to consider. While association membership is often voluntary, membership in professional associations like the American Academy of Cosmetic Orthodontics demonstrates a high level of professionalism and interest.
  • Location, office hours and payment options are also all important to consider so that you can participate fully in your program of treatment. Look for a dentist that offers some evening appointments and is easy to get to. Many cosmetic treatments are not covered by dental insurance, so be sure to find out if financing options are available.

At the Practice at Maxwell Place, we offer comprehensive cosmetic and general dentistry treatments to address all of your oral health needs. Our team includes four dentists with varying areas of specialization, ensuring we can provide the exceptional treatment you deserve.

To learn more about our credentials and the services we offer, please contact the Practice at Maxwell Place using the form at the right side of the page or call 201-792-9400 today to schedule a consultation. We serve patients in Hoboken, Jersey City, and throughout Hudson County, New Jersey.