Today, we all are in the midst of a pandemic — the novel coronavirus called SARS-CoV-2 or more commonly referred to as COVID-19. These are unique and unprecedented times when keeping good care of ourselves is the best thing we could do. This is also the first time that the entire world is put under lockdown with strict rules.
The spread of COVID-19 has turned our lives completely upside down, including the way we accessed healthcare. And dental care is no exception. The dental field is one of the most collaborative fields where it requires the doctor to be nearby. Consequently, the risk of infection is high.
So, what are all the things you should consider if you are planning to visit your nearest dental clinic? Read on!
Before marching towards the clinic, it is important to understand if it is an emergency or not. To determine this, look for these signs that you have an emergency:
If it is an emergency, go to the clinic at the earliest possible time. If not, wait for the best time.
It is advisable to make an appointment because of the following reasons:
This coronavirus will indeed be with us for some time to come. So, it is essential to take good care of our oral health as it is nearly impossible to get an appointment with your dentist immediately during these times.
Boger Dentistry assures you 100% dental hygiene practices in compliance with the safety precautions recommended by authorities. For scheduling appointments in advance, call us or schedule an appointment via our website now!