UPDATE: Due to COVID-19, Governor Polis signed an execute order temporarily suspending elective and non-essential dental surgeries and procedures. The office will now be closed until April 14th. Our staff will continue to respond to calls and emails during this time. Patients with a true dental emergency will still be provided care as needed. New and existing patients are also welcome to call or email to schedule appointments for when we return. Thank you for your understanding.
Springs Family Dental

Friendly Staff, Beautiful Smiles,

Welcoming Environment

dentist in colorado springs | springs family dental

Finding the Right Dentist for You in Colorado Springs

February 27, 2018
Posted By: Dr. Michael Terveen, DDS
a mother and daugher smile at the camera | Colorado Springs Dentist

You have many options when seeking a dentist who offers high-quality professional care. So when it’s time to select a practice that meets the needs of all your family members, you need to do some research. Your goal is to find a dentist you are comfortable with so you can develop a trusting, long-term relationship.

Make a List of Questions

A good place to start is to make a list of questions. You know your family’s needs best, so you can create your own, but here are a few ideas to get you started. The answers should be easy to find on the prospective dentist’s website.

  • What is the experience and philosophy of the dental team?
  • Is a comprehensive selection of services available for patients of all ages and stages of life?
  • What do current patients have to say about their care?

Arrange a Consultation

The next step is to schedule a consultation to visit the office for yourself. While talking to the dentist, pay attention to your first impressions and keep these questions in mind:

  • Do you feel like your questions and input matter? A great dentist will take the time to answer all your questions and listen to your concerns patiently.
  • Does the dentist have expertise in the areas that matter to your family? If you have a child who needs orthodontic treatment or you know you’re facing a lot of restorative work, ask the dentist about their experience in these areas and the results they have achieved for other patients with similar concerns.
  • Does the office invest in technology that streamlines your visits? Many practices today offer state-of-the-art technology that can make your appointments more comfortable, efficient, and productive.

Please Call Us to Schedule a Visit

At Springs Family Dental, we are partners with our patients and your input does matter. If you are looking for a dentist in Colorado Springs, please call us. We would be more than happy to arrange a time for you to stop by and meet Dr. Terveen.

If you have difficulty using our website, please email us or call us at (719) 634-4805
View the ADA Accessibility Statement