Paperless Patient Forms

Paperless Patient Forms

To reduce paper passing, we offer electronic check-in via our website. Simply fill out your e-forms here Patient Form submit them with the COVID-19 questionnaire to ensure you will be healthy and ready for your appointment.

Simplified Check-in

Simplified Check-in

To limit the amount of people in the office at one time, we offer car side check-in for patients by phone. Simply give us a call at 845-279-3720 to let us know you've arrived and we will let you know when we're ready for your appointment. We ask that you come in alone to maintain social distancing protocols.

*Patients under 19 permitted to have one parent/guardian with them. If you require assistance getting to the office, please ask your companion to remain in the vehicle during your visit.

Thermometers and Mask Wearing

Thermometers and Mask Wearing

Upon entering reception room, an assistant will take your temperature and ask you some screening questions regarding your current health. If all are satisfactory, you will proceed to your appointment. We ask that all patients enter with a mask on, if not, one will be provided.

Fast Dental Appointment Check-In

Fast Dental Appointment Check-In

Your appointment check-ins and check-outs will be super quick. You'll notice hand sanitizer, sneeze guards and added physical distancing for your protection -though we definitely miss all of the high-fives, handshakes, and hugs. *Reminds self: this is temporary

HEPA Air Purifiers

HEPA Air Purifiers

Let's clear the air, these aren't robots, they're GermGuardian HEPA Clean Air Purifiers! We've added these air purifiers to all common areas and treatment rooms. They feature filters to eliminate airborne bacteria, viruses, and germs to help reduce the spread of illness.

Personal Protective Equipment (PPE)

Personal Protective Equipment (PPE)

PDA has always prioritized the use of PPE as a standard in protection of dental treatment. We've now added more PPE for the entire team to ensure the protection of both our staff and our patients. We may look a little funny, but we promise we are all smiles underneath all the protection!

Patience & Understanding

Patience & Understanding

We understand that you've waited a long time for your appointment due to Covid-19 shutdowns and we are eager to serve you once again. We are working hard to reschedule hundreds of patients based on dental emergencies and in the order the appointments were originally cancelled. Please be patient with us as we adjust to the new protocols (it takes us twice as long just getting dressed). We look forward to seeing you again soon!

FAQs Related to Dental Appointments and Covid-19

Is it Safe to See My Dentist During a Pandemic?

Yes it is safe to see your dentist during a pandemic. We make sure that our patients and staffs health and safety is first. As a daily practice, we go above and beyond the CDC's highest standards of infection control practices with powerful disinfectants, state-of-the-art sterilization practices, ritualistic hand washing, and many disposable materials for each and every visit..

How Do I Take Care of My Teeth During if I Miss an Appointment Due to Covid-19?

Make sure you are brushing your teeth twice a day. Make sure you are avoiding sugar and eating clean, healthy foods. Drink water and avoid sodas. Make sure to swap out your toothbrush and brush the roof of your mouth a tongue.

When should I call to Reschedule an Existing Appointment?

If you have a fever, sore throat or cough. If you have been exposed to COVID19 or have been asked to self-quarantine.