Create and Evaluate a Problem List:
This is done using the information from diagnosis.
Review Patient Preferences:
Patients want their teeth to look good, feel good, and last a long time. They also want to know what treatment will cost, how long treatment will take, and how many appointments will be needed. There will be other specific concerns unique to each patient.
Create a Range of Treatment Options:
Carefully thought out treatment alternatives can often solve problems at significantly less cost and treatment time while providing lifetime benefits.