Frequently Asked Questions
Q: How does Dr. Allen keep up to date on all of the current techniques and materials?
A: Although Dr. Allen was expertly trained at Marquette Dental School and Las Vegas Institute of Advanced Dental Studies, he knows that dentistry is changing. Therefore, he does a number of things to stay up to date on all of the current findings.
Dr. Allen frequently attends continuing education courses that focus on the latest in dentistry. He also belongs to a variety of organizations that offer seminars and conferences on developments in dentistry. Like most professionals, he is constantly studying journals and research to learn about new technology.
If you have a question about a procedure or treatment that you may have heard or read about, ask Dr. Allen. He would be happy to answer your questions.
Q: What makes Allen Dental different than any other dental practice I can visit?
A: Everything! At our office, we have incorporated the latest state-of-the-art technologies, cosmetic treatments, and patient amenities to create an environment designed to help you relax and make visiting our office less intimidating.
- We had your comfort in mind when we specifically installed massage pads on our treatment chairs in our patient rooms.
- Rather than using regular city water, we are unique in that we use only filtered water for your treatment and also when sterilizing our equipment. In addition, all water lines are disinfected continuously for your safety.
- Our team is very knowledgeable, highly qualified and friendly. We work hard to ensure that you feel comfortable and well cared for during your visit to our office. Our team members are always happy to answer your questions, so don’t hesitate to ask!
If you’d like to experience the “difference”, schedule your first appointment using the button below. We’d like to meet you.
Q: Do you accept new patients?
A: Yes, we always accept new patients.
Q: What do I do if I have an emergency when the office is closed?
A: If you have an emergency, please call our office number at 608-786-3303 and follow the instructions to contact the doctor.
Q: Which dental insurances do you accept?
A: We file all dental insurance claims and do any follow-up on processed claims.
Q: I get really anxious when visiting the dentist, is there anything you can do to help me relax?
A: Absolutely. From the welcome area to the treatment rooms, our entire office is designed to help you be more comfortable. In the treatment rooms, you can listen to music on headphones or watch your favorite TV channel while we treat your teeth.
Q: At what age should my children first see the dentist?
A: We would like to see children when they are about 3 1/2 years old or just about school age, but it’s up to each parent. This let’s us see how their teeth are developing and gives us the opportunity to teach them good dental hygiene.