Gaston Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery
Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery
Gastonia, NC
704 965-7603

Patient Information

Contact Form

We monitor our contact requests several times a day and will usually reply within one business day during open hours.

 

Consultation

Your initial appointment may consist of a consultation explaining your diagnosis and treatment options. Often, surgery can be performed the same day as the consultation. However, a complex medical history or treatment plan will require an evaluation and a second appointment to provide treatment on another day.

Please assist us by providing the following information at the time of your consultation:

  • Your surgical referral slip and any x-rays if applicable.
  • A list of medications you are presently taking.
  • If you have medical or dental insurance, bring the necessary Insurance Cards. This will save time and allow us to help you process any claims.
  • Picture ID (if patient is a minor, please provide picture ID of parent or legal guardian)

IMPORTANT: All patients under the age of 18 years of age must be accompanied by a parent or legal guardian at the consultation and surgical visit.

Please have nothing to eat or drink eight hours prior to your surgery. You will also need an adult to drive you home.

Please alert the office if you have a medical condition that may be of concern prior to surgery (i.e., diabetes, high blood pressure, artificial heart valves and joints, rheumatic fever, etc.) or if you are currently taking any medication (i.e., heart medications, aspirin, blood thiners, etc.).

X-Rays

If your dentist or physician has taken x-rays, you may request that they forward them to our office. If there is not enough time, please pick them up and bring them to our office. If additional films are necessary, they can be taken at our facility.