New Patient Resource Center

What to Expect From Your First Appointment

A “human touch”

The comfortable atmosphere you’ll find here at SmileAlive is an extension of the down-to-earth personalities of Dr. Terri Baarstad and her staff. Our goal is to bring a “human touch” to your visit – through a kind word, insightful consultation or by being sensitive to your scheduling or budgetary needs. Not to mention that when you receive professional dental care and are committed to maintaining a healthier, more attractive smile – you’ll get more enjoyment out of your life. At SmileAlive you’ll find a tradition of excellence in dentistry, and a wide range of services designed to care for smiles of all ages.  Click Here To Read Reviews from Recent Patients.

First Dental Visit

Your comfort and satisfaction are important from the get-go—and that starts here, with an explanation of what you can expect at your first dental visit to your SmileAlive practice.

We’re always happy to answer any questions you may have regarding your first dentist visit—just call, write, or ask your dentist.

Hellos and paperwork

When you arrive at our office, you will be greeted by one of our treatment coordinators who will get you started on your new patient paperwork. Please come in 15 minutes before your appointment so you have time to complete your paperwork or you can save time by Access your new patient paperwork now.

Patient Forms

Get ready for your first appointment by filling out your medical history form.

Insurance & Financing

We accept most insurance plans and offer convenient bill pay options via Care Credit.


Still have questions? Check out the answers in our Frequently Asked Questions section.


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