First Visit An Overview
From your first visit to Apex Dental in Northborough, you’ll see that we are unlike most dentists. We are home to one of the most highly trained dental teams in the Worcester area. Led by Dr. Robert Gauthier, we offer a full range of preventive care and general dentistry treatments, as well as cosmetic and restorative dentistry, and advanced treatments for complex dental problems like TMJ dysfunction, missing teeth and tooth pain.
We value new patients!
We strive to see all new patients and emergency visits within 24 hours – or your next exam is free. Schedule your appointment by calling (508) 506-1691 or request an appointment online.
"This was my first appointment and I was very pleased with my entire visit. The staff are pleasant and cordial. Facility is clean and well equipped with what appears to be the latest technologies available. The exam was quite thorough…Lydia T.
"The whole staff was wonderful. They took me right on time, did the cleaning and x-rays very professionally, Dr. Gauthier checked everything personally, and left feeling I was well cared for by a competent group of caring and professional "friends.""John C.
"I left with complete confidence that Dr. Gauthier had performed a thorough assessment of my dental needs and had recommended the best and most cost-effective solutions."Walter B.
"The on site production of the cap I had installed was amazing. 1 appointment, about 2 hours and it was done. The process was fast, and accurate, resulting in a perfect fit."Dean T.
"As always the best of patient care from Dr. Gauthier and his staff. Very professional and caring.....!!!! Thanks to all of you. A great team."David L.
"My appointment was thorough! The staff and doctor took the time to step me through everything that was being done. I am very happy with the care afforded me."Laura B.
"AWESOME EXPEIRENCE. Tina was extremely thorough and professional. Always nice to see Doc Gauth Amy greets you with a smile and Donna always says hi. Iwould like to make a request. Change the employee name tags so you can read…James C.
First Visit What to Expect
At Apex Dental, every patient is treated as a part of our dental care family from the time of their first visit. We treat children and adults on an individual basis in a compassionate and attentive manner.
If you are a new patient at Apex Dental, your first visit will likely include:
- Professional dental cleaning
- Dental x-rays
- Periodontal screening (for gum disease)
- Dental caries (cavities) screening
- Oral cancer screening
- Occlusal analysis including examination of the TMJ and jaw position
Your dentist will also spend time talking with you to understand your dental concerns and goals. Along with our diagnostic findings, we will help you identify the source of dental problems and help you design a treatment plan that will deliver long-lasting, natural-looking, comfortable results.