Upon arrival, you will fill out new patient paperwork, or you can get a head start by filling out your paperwork online now. After reviewing your paperwork, a staff member will escort you to a treatment room. A staff member will take necessary digital x-rays. One of our experienced hygienists will perform a periodontal examination and check for cavities. The hygienist will also clean your teeth and polish them. Dr. Barnes will perform an examination during this first visit and determine what treatment, if any, is necessary and the different treatment options a patient may have in order to achieve each patient’s oral health goals.