5 things you should know when picking an orthodontist in Arlington VA
1. Qualifications and experience
Make sure that your orthodontist has had proper education and is a specialist!
Ask how long your orthodontist has been practicing.
Ask if the orthodontist has experience with kids if you are bringing your child.
Research to see if the orthodontist has good ratings and reviews.
Dr. Markova received her Doctorate of Dental Medicine from Harvard University School of Dental Medicine and completed her Orthodontic Residency at the Washington Hospital Center. She has been practicing for six years and her office has a 5-star rating!
2. Office Environment
Make sure you feel comfortable and welcomed when walking into the office with someone greeting you.
When you are in the office, pay attention to see if other patients are happy.
Make sure office looks clean.
Check to see if the office has up-to-date technology, like an Invisalign scanner.
Check to see if the office offers different/latest types of treatment options, such as fast braces or hidden braces.
When walking into VCO you will always have a smiling face to welcome you. Our waiting room is very inviting, and we always have freshly baked cookies waiting for you! We provide the highest quality of orthodontic care offering the newest technology in the Northern Virginia and the DC metro area.
3. Office Staff and the Team
Take time to get to know the staff as well as the orthodontist to see if you feel comfortable.
Experienced and friendly staff
Efficiency and helpfulness
At VCO, our number one goal is to keep our patients comfortable and happy! From the first time you call our office to the last appointment, you will experience the difference with our exceptional team. We hire only the best!
4. Treatment cost and finance options
Consultations are complimentary
Ask if they take your insurance
Ask if there are different payment plan options
All our consultations are complimentary. We accept most insurances. Our office also offers payment plans with 0% financing and discounts for patients that pay in full. We also offer great family discounts! If you decide to get started with treatment the same day, we accommodate that as well!
5. Office Location/Hours
Flexible hours - before/after school and evening hours.
Convenient parking options
At VCO Orthodontics in Arlington VA, we work around your schedule! We want to make sure it is as convenient as possible for you to make it to your appointments. We have ample street parking on all four sides of the building in Arlington VA.