Meeting our Dentist For the First Time

Finding a new dental office can often be a challenge. You want to go to a dentist that you can trust. You want to find an office that genuinely cares about your individual dental needs.  At Village Crest Family Dental we provide a relaxing, comforting atmosphere. We want you to know you're part of our patient family. The following information will provide you with a detailed guide outlining what to expect from your first visit to our dental office.

Paper Work

You have the option of completing the following new patient paperwork prior to your first appointment to ensure an expedient visit. Click the following link to download our new patient forms:

New Patient Form

Comprehensive Exam

All first-time patients have to undergo a comprehensive exam. This includes a thorough examination of your teeth and gums. The more details you provide, the easier it will be for our dentist evaluate your situation. 


X-rays are a way of diagnosing problems that are not easily visible. These include tooth decay, abscesses, impacted teeth and jawbone damage. The details x-rays provide could make all the difference for your overall oral hygiene. Our dentist may also recommend a panoramic radiograph. The dental imaging technique provides a complete visual of your jaws, which helps in pinpointing any damage that tooth decay may have caused to the bone.

Treatment Plan

Once the comprehensive exam and x-rays are complete, our dentist will provide you with solutions to your dental problems. Through a comprehensive treatment plan, we can resolve the problems that are adversely affecting your oral hygiene. Since each treatment plan is developed based on your specific needs, it is imperative that you are clear about your expectations from the start.

Get to Know Your New Dentist

Most people remain with their same doctor for many years, as they get comfortable with the service and medical judgement they get. However, in special cases, such as moving to a new neighborhood, people must find new doctors. If you are one of those people, this guidelines might be useful to you when visiting your new dentist in Smyrna Tennessee. We are here to provide high quality service in a relaxed, comfortable envifronment. Come and experience for yourself!

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Smile Reminders

It can be easy to forget when you scheduled a dental appointment but now we will remind you with a "Smile Reminder" via email or text message, and even provide driving directions if it's your initial visit. Just click on the link below to let us know how you'd like to be contacted. We'll do the rest!

Smile Reminder Consent Form

Download the release of records consent form.

Records Release Form

Regular visits to your dentist are vital to obtaining optimal oral health. Take the first step in achieving a healthy, beautiful smile is by scheduling a new patient appointment at Village Crest Family Dental in Smyrna, Tennessee. Contact our dental office today by calling 615-220-3440. Our dentist and our team are here for all of your dental needs!