Receptionist scheduling appointment with patient

What to Know Before Your First Visit

At Lakeshore Dental, our mission is simple: to provide our patients with the best dental care possible. With open arms and warm smiles, our entire team welcomes you and your family to Lakeshore Dental. We sincerely thank you for entrusting us with your dental care.

Your first visit with us is a very important step in our new relationship. During your first visit with Dr. Mike Orchekowski, you can expect the following:

  • Become acquainted and discuss your priorities
  • Review of your medical and dental history forms
  • Complete series of digital radiographs of your teeth
  • Periodontal (gum) disease evaluation
  • An oral comprehensive evaluation including: Discussion time to review treatment options and answers any questions you may have
  • Oral cancer Screening
  • Clinical Diagnosis of cavities and other recommended treatment with the use of our digital images
  • Tempromandibular joint (your jaw joint) movement (TMJ)


Bring Your Smile

But, to make your first appointment as smooth and enjoyable as possible, we also ask that you bring the following things with you to your first appointment: