It is our pleasure to welcome to HIH Department of dentistry. Our Department of Dentistry is well equipped and staffed as a specialized department for prevention, evaluation, diagnosis, treatment and family education of all dental and oral problems and issues that are related to teeth, oral cavity and pharynx.
Our advanced treatment options provide each patient with an exceptional level of care. We do our best to meet all your needs and to provide the highest level of care for you and your family members. Your satisfaction is our responsibility.
The dental department at HIH offers a full range of dental services covering both treatment and cosmetic procedures. Our services are covered by several consultants each having an area of expertise in the following subspecialties: general dentistry, cosmetic dentistry, restorative services and oral surgery.
What is Dentistry?
Dentistry is the department which is concerned with diagnosis and management of dental and oropharyngeal diseases, disorders and congenital anomalies.
What is Dentist?
A Dentist is a physician who is specialized in diagnosis and management of problems that are related to patients’ teeth, gums, and related parts of the mouth. They provide advice and instructions on how to take care of teeth and gums and on how to determine your diet choices that affect oral and dental health. Our hospital HIH has a great and very qualified staff of specialized dentists.
About The Clinic
When you schedule your appointment, we will ask you to provide important information that will help us evaluate your current condition:
- Be prepared with the questions you want to ask
- Bring a notebook and pen, we encourage you to take notes
- If this is a follow up visit, you have to remember to write down the changes you have experienced since your last visit.
- All records that refer in any way to your condition.
- A complete list of your medications.
- All prior medical records, including x-ray films, biopsy,reports, labs and/or pathology records.
- Any necessary referrals or prior authorization required by your insurance company.
During the first visit, your doctor will listen to your concerns, may ask a series of questions including your current medications, family history, other medical conditions including allergies, eating habits to help reach the proper diagnosis and treatment, and then examine you thoroughly through examining your teeth & gums. At the end of the visit, your doctor may ask for some tests to help reach the diagnosis.
Patients are generally seen by appointments, however if your situation is urgent, please inform our staff when you call or visit our around the clock emergency department. Our best effort will be made to see you as soon as possible and the specialized dentist will be immediately notified to assess your needs.
As proper dental care is vital to maintain your teeth and gums healthy, and this in return will maintain your attractive smile and your overall health.
Questions & Comments
Our first mission is to give you a satisfactory service. Your satisfaction is our responsibility.
If, after reading this leaflet, you still have any comments or questions, please feel free to ask any of our staff members, the Specialists, nurses or even receptionist in our department. They will do their best to give you more information or arrange an appointment for you with the Consultant or dentist.
We would be happy if you could let us know whether you are satisfied about our care. For this purpose, a visitor’s book & evaluation form are available in each unit of our departments. We would like you to write down your comments, experiences and/or suggestions for improvement, so that we can share this with our staff members. This data may help us to improve our service at the department.
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Physicians and staff members in the dentistry Department in HIH their first and last job is to provide the most updated and comprehensive care available. In addition, our goal is to continue educating patients and their family members to help them gain a solid understanding of all care provided and procedures performed. Visit our Department of dentistry with any questions you may have.