Family Dental Group
4021 Miller Road, Flint, MI 48507

Selecting the Right Dentist for Your Family

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For many, seeing a dentist on a regular basis is a challenging prospect simply because they do not know how to go about finding the right one. Trust and confidence are key elements in relationships with any healthcare provider, and that is surely the case when it comes to dentists. If you are among those who have wondered how to find a dentist you love, fear not. The following tips will help you identify a dentist perfectly suited to your needs.

The American Dental Association (ADA) has compiled a list of handy pointers that can make finding qualified, affordable dentists in your area a much easier task than you might have imagined. A simple first step to take is to ask your family members, friends, and colleagues for personal recommendations. You can also ask your physician or pharmacist for the names of dental professionals they know and respect. Contacting local or state dental societies can also be a terrific source for finding dentists in Flint.

Once you have collected several recommendations, it really does pay to make some comparisons among different dentists before making a final choice. Because the goal is to establish a long-term relationship with your dentist, finding the right fit is critical. Ask questions about the dentist’s educational background, training, and participation in continuing education. Discuss office hours to ensure that they are convenient for your personal schedule. Try to learn about each prospective dentist’s approach to preventive dentistry.

It is also important to consider the financial aspect of any potential relationship with a dentist. Therefore, you need to verify that the offices you are considering accept your dental insurance, are willing to offer payment plans when necessary and are willing to provide free estimates for common procedures.

Ultimately, you need find a dentist who offers an office environment in which you are comfortable. Friendly, efficient professionals who are willing to answer questions are extremely important, particularly if you have anxiety about visiting the dentist. If you or your child have special needs that require a specialized approach, be sure to verify that any prospective office is able to accommodate them. By following these few simple steps, it really is possible to find a dentist in Flint you can build a lasting relationship with, keeping your teeth and gums healthy well into the future.

To learn about our family dentistry practice in Flint, call Family Dental Group today at (810) 515-8952 or make an appointment.

Family Dental Group offers affordable family dentistry and gentle, compassionate dental care in Flint. Our office is conveniently located with extended hours to meet your needs. At Family Dental Group, 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 Family Dental Group.

 

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Awesome experience, staff and doctor! Dr. Farber is so nice and experienced. The staff reflects the same.
Kelly S.
Friendly Staff from Receptionist through Doctor Jim and Check out.
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I was very empresses with the service I recieved. I came in 2 hours early for my appointment, because I got the times confused. Instead of telling me […]
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Bradley L.
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Donald L.
A very thorough yet gentle cleaning.
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Friendly and efficient.
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Melissa J.
Dr. Farber helped me out quite a bit and he's very easy to go and see.
Michael O.
my experience was great ; the staff is very professional yet easy to talk to. thank you kelly for a nice cleaning job.
Cosme C.
Dr. Madany and his team are first class. He is a perfectionist and takes great pride in the quality of his work.
William N.
Professional service delivered in a caring non-threatening manner.
Gary P.
Angie is awesome !!!
Chris W.
The service is great and everyone is very polite, nice and caring.
Kimberly Y.
Dr. Farber is the best and the staff is very friendly and helpful.
Marilyn B.
I felt right at home. Very good and friendly dentists, hygienists, desk clerk, etc. Very good hospitality and home-like settings. Good hours also. I […]
Garry M.
I've been going here for years and each and every time I've went, I've had excellent customer service and very knowledgeable staff. I would highly […]
Dexter J.
I always have an excellent experience with Dr. Butcher.
Stephanie E.
From the greeting at front desk to the check out desk, it was all good.
Pamela R.
I have only had my initial visit, but if the rest of my visits are anything like the first one, this will be the first dentist office I have truly […]
Connie B.
All around great service from everyone.
Catrina S.
Excellent experience, timely and painless
Deborah K.
I use to go to the dentist office when I was younger & decided to give it a try. I was amaze at the service. It was great & on time... I'm a working […]
Malinda N.
This was the best experience I have ever had with multiple extractions. I would recommend you to anyone and everyone I can! Thank you!
Misty O.
Dr Farber really cares about his patients that was the easiest root canal I've ever had done. I definitely have found me a great dentist. The entire […]
Phillip W.
Best dental experience I've ever had
Laura S.
Shannon was great. I was having a difficult procedure done, and normal anesthetics don't work for long for me. She immediately stopped and got a […]
Brea G.
Cheryl is always friendly and very professional....love Family Dental
Juanita H.
Wonderful, I was referred by a friend, so far so good. Dr. Butcher is wonderful .
Kathy R.
I have a great rapport with my hygienist. She is thorough, informative and "doesn't hurt too much." She has a great personality and I trust her work […]
Patricia S.
Everyone is helpful and caring.
Loren W.
Everyone was very professional and very nice.
Keith L.
Every one truly does go out of their way to help you!
Laura J.
The staff is friendly and funny from ortho to regular dentistry. I always have great experiences!
Kiera T.
Great job.
Keith L.
The best experience.
Mary H.
I received your usual competent professional service.
Carol H.
Great as usual
William D.
Love it there :)
Melissa J.
Fast, professional, no excessive waiting, great value.
Joseph W.
Pleasant experience, staff was very friendly and knowledgeable.
Chris W.
Very friendly staff. Was able to get me in the same day for an emergency.
Katrina R.
my experience is always excellent and the doctors and staff are always pleasant
Ellen D.
Always excellent
Steven Y.
The girl that cleaned my teeth was very nice. I was pleased. I didn't expect to pay as much as I had too but I needed medication.
Dorothy A.
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  • Monday 8:00 AM - 8:00 PM
  • Tuesday 8:00 AM - 8:00 PM
  • Wednesday 7:00 AM - 8:00 PM
  • Thursday 8:00 AM - 8:00 PM
  • Friday 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
  • Saturday 8:00 AM - 2:00 PM
  • Sunday Closed
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