Frequently Asked Dental Questions – DuPont, WA

Our Patients Ask, We Answer

Answering dental questions and addressing the unique concerns of every patient are important aspects of making sure our patients have a positive dental experience. If you cannot find the answers you are looking for on this page, do not worry; you can always call and let us know what’s on your mind.

Will you see my children?

Yes. Patients of all ages are welcomed at DuPont Family Dentistry, whether they have just passed their first birthday or are about to reach 100. Our doctors offer a comprehensive menu of treatment options that has something for smiles at every stage of life, and we look forward to helping children, their parents and grandparents feel fully comfortable at every appointment.

Do you treat dental emergencies?

Definitely. Our doctors are highly experienced in treating urgent cases of dental injury or pain, and we will see patients in need as soon as possible. Please do not hesitate to contact us right away if you or a loved one is experiencing a dental emergency.

Will I need to see another specialist if I want dental implants?

Dr. Ludu has undergone extensive training and continuing education in the specialized art of surgical implant placement. We enjoy being able to eliminate time-consuming travel and help you stay in one convenient environment with a team you already know you can rely on.

Can you improve the way my teeth look?

We certainly can. A variety of cosmetic dentistry services are available here at our dental office for combating dental staining, cracks, chips, gaps, and other common smile flaws. Our doctors will be happy to help you create the ideal treatment plan that will improve your self-confidence and quality of life.

Do you offer help for nervous/fearful patients?

Yes, we do. Helping patients feel at ease throughout their dental care here in DuPont is one of the highest priorities of our entire staff. We offer oral conscious sedation as an effective comfort aid that can help alleviate feelings of stress or anxiety. Additionally, The Wand is also an effective tool we regularly use that can deliver necessary anesthetic in a virtually pain-free fashion while hiding the needle from view.

Do you accept dental insurance?

DuPont Family Dentistry accepts most major insurance plans, and our staff will file any claims on the patients in order to help maximize their benefits to the fullest extent. If you have any financial questions, please do not hesitate to contact us.