Dentist Altoona, IA
We Welcome New Patients
We are accepting new patients of all ages. You will have the opportunity to meet with our team and get to know Drs. Hlas and Shirazi. We are committed to educating you about your dental needs and will answer any questions you may have concerning your treatment.
Our goal is to provide you with the highest level of dental care available today. Thank you for your confidence in our dental office and we look forward to meeting you.
New Patient Forms
In order to provide you with the most efficient new patient experience, please download and complete the forms below and bring them to your first appointment. This will allow your new patient process to be completed more efficiently.
Our team will take comprehensive records and address any concerns or questions you may have. If you have any problems downloading the forms, please contact our office and we will gladly send them to you.
Your First Visit
Your first visit with us may include some or all of the following:
- Comprehensive oral examination
- Full mouth digital x-rays
- Oral cancer screening
- Oral hygiene instruction
- Teeth cleaning
- One-on-one consultation with our dentist to discuss your needs, concerns, goals, and treatment options
During your visit, we will answer any and all questions about your oral health. We will provide a detailed financial consultation to ensure your treatments are timed effectively and affordably.
Insurance and Billing
We can help you maximize your benefits. We recommend that you contact our office prior to your appointment to provide us with insurance information for verification of benefits. We accept most major dental insurances and will file most claims for you as a courtesy. We will provide you with an explanation of your dental benefits and financial responsibilities up front, and work with you to ensure financing, if needed.
We frequently work with Delta Dental, Wellmark Blue Dental, Principal, MetLife, Cigna, and United Concordia dental benefits. If your benefits company is not listed here, please ask our team about your coverage.
We provide multiple financing options to ensure you can receive the treatments you need with a plan you can afford. We accept Visa, MasterCard, Discover, and CareCredit, as well as cash and check.