Your First Visit to Our Dentist

Many wait until they have a toothache or have another dental issue to seek out dental services, but this mindset can complicate your condition and later require extensive treatment. For this reason, we recommend visiting our dentist at Affordable Dentistry Today in Rockford, Illinois, routinely to treat and maintain your oral health. Find out what to expect as a new patient to our dental office, below.

Appointment Reminders

It can be easy to forget when you scheduled a dental appointment but now we will remind you with an Appointment Reminder via email or text message.  And if it's your first visit, we'll be happy to provide driving directions. Just click on the link below to let us know how you'd like to be contacted. We'll do the rest!

Appointment Reminder Consent Form

Download the release of records consent form.

Records Release Form


We recommend arriving early to your first appointment at our office to complete our new patient forms. Patients also have the option to fill out these forms online prior to their visit. If the latter is a more convenient option for you, download our the necessary paperwork from the following link:

New Patient Form.

Discuss Symptoms With Our Dentist

During your visit, it's important to discuss your oral health with our dentist. If you are feeling sensitivity or any discomfort in your mouth, revealing this is recommended so that issue can be treated before it worsens. 

Discuss Your Daily Dental Routine

In addition to the suggestions above, you should discuss each and every aspect of your daily dental routine with our team. Our dentist will discuss proper teeth cleaning methods and address any issues present.


X-rays will be conducted during your first visit to identify any non-visible issues in your mouth.

At Affordable Dentistry Today in Rockford, Illinois, we want to make your first visit with us a satisfactory one. If you have any questions regarding the process, our team is happy to provide the answers and assist you with making your new patient appointment. Contact our office today by calling 815-282-4311.