Advanced Dental Care of Clearwater
3690 East Bay Drive, Suite K, Largo, FL 33771

How to Find a Dentist You Truly Love

Dentist Selection

Not knowing how to find a dentist they really love is one of the greatest obstacles many people face when it comes to getting regular check-ups and cleanings. Because trust and comfort are essential to developing a happy relationship with dentists, it can take some time to find a perfect match. If you have struggled in the past in terms of identifying the best affordable dentists in your area, the tips below are meant just for you.

The American Dental Association (ADA) has compiled a list of handy pointers that can make finding qualified, affordable dentists in your area a much easier task than you might have imagined. A simple first step to take is to ask your family members, friends, and colleagues for personal recommendations. You can also ask your physician or pharmacist for the names of dentists they know and respect. Contacting local or state dental societies can also be a terrific source for referrals.

Once you have collected several recommendations, it really does pay to make some comparisons among different practitioners before making a final choice. Because the goal is to establish a long-term relationship with your dentist, finding the right fit is critical. Ask questions about the dentist’s educational background, training, and participation in continuing education. Discuss office hours to ensure that they are convenient for your personal schedule. Try to learn about each prospective dentist’s approach to preventive dentistry.

Finances are always important considerations when selecting a new dentist. Thus, it is a good idea to check to make certain that any prospective office accepts your dental insurance plan and is willing to develop payment plans in the event that unexpected, costly procedures pose a substantial financial challenge.

Ultimately, you need find a dentist who offers an office environment in which you are comfortable. Friendly, efficient professionals who are willing to answer questions are extremely important, particularly if you have anxiety about visiting the dentist. If you or your child have special needs that require a specialized approach, be sure to verify that any prospective office is able to accommodate them. By following these few simple steps, it really is possible to find a dentist in Clearwater with whom you can build a lasting relationship, keeping your teeth and gums healthy well into the future.

To get the dental care you deserve from an affordable dentist in Clearwater, call Advanced Dental Care of Clearwater today at (727) 286-3945 or make an appointment.

Advanced Dental Care offers affordable family dentistry and gentle, compassionate dental care in Clearwater. With 21 affiliated practices throughout Florida, our offices are conveniently located with extended hours to meet your needs. At Advanced Dental Care of Clearwater, we provide most dental services, from basic preventative care and general dentistry to specialized procedures and complete dental reconstruction. We accept most dental insurance plans and offer affordable financial solutions for any budget. Patient satisfaction is our top priority and we strive to provide the exceptional, affordable dental care and personal touch that lead to lasting relationships. A smiling patient is our greatest reward and we look forward to keeping those smiles healthy, beautiful, and bright. Discover an affordable dentist who truly cares at Advanced Dental Care of Clearwater.

Read What Our Patients Say
Patient Reviews
Friendly and very little waiting time.
Juan B.
The staff and the hygentist are all very friendly!
Matthew M.
The service is great!
Janice Z.
Outstanding dental care performed by Irene.
Dan H.
Thank you for being so helpful.
Jason H.
Dr. Ivanova is very caring and professional. I would recommend her.
Jacqueline C.
Staff is very pleasant and friendly. The office is neat and clean. The dental work is performed very well and in a relaxed environment.
Caley C.
Friendly service, great staff.
Brent N.
Needed a tooth pulled and she pulled my tooth with hardly any discomfort and hurting even after the medicine wore off.
Patsy M.
My appt was on time and the service was completed in one visit.
Cathy A.
Came in for an extraction and everything went great. The procedure was quick and painless. I will definitely be bring long my family here.
Gary G.
They were very professional any helped me with a great payment plan
Janice N.
I would likely recommend Advanced Dental Care
Lunique J.
Very helpful and friendly staff.
Gregory C.
Staff is very nice, especially the Dr.
Paula K.
Great people, great service
Anonymous
Went in for an emergency filling that fell out in the front of my mouth. I was able to be seen the same day and it was quality work, even better than […]
David M.
Fast and painless fillings. Excellent attitudes.
Mark M.
The staff are very courteous. I use the Dental and Orthodontic services. Both give the best care I could ask for.
Renee B.
The staff and doctor are wonderful and professional. As much as I am afraid of the needles the doctor has a gentle touch and it makes my work up more […]
Shirley R.
Excellent, Professional, and almost painless.
Catherine L.
Friendly atmosphere, made me feel welcome & comfortable, when they were running behind the assistant was sincerely apologetic & concerned for my […]
Zaida T.
The Dentist and Staff were great and made a painful situation for me less painful. I will definitely go back to them for all my future dental needs.
Kathy S.
Love it!!
Elvir B.
Great place, and they do great work and very friendly! I would recommend Advanced Dental Care to everyone!
Eckwood E.
Excellent care, as always! :-)
Laci H.
Very friendly and clean, wonderful experience for this Dental Coward
Susan G.
The entire staff is kind and professional. The office is clean and updated with the latest technology. I highly recommend Clearwater Advanced Dental.
Douglas V.
Very professional, minimal waiting time.
Jason B.
Very nice staff and great work done by everyone who works here!
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Alfonso D.
Great staff and customer care
Patricia D.
Everyone their and all the procedures far exceeded my expectations . A special thanks to Morgan for taking care of the issues with my insurance , I […]
Thomas Z.
You really know what you're doing, from the front office to the doctors. A nice new office too!
David M.
Awesome as always...and everyone is so kind
Barbara E.
Service was excellent
Floyd B.
The staff & Dr. Ivanova are all very friendly but also professional. The office and all the patient areas are spotless and nice and bright. I love […]
Gloria C.
Friendly service and great staff!
Anays A.
Its a great place. Staff is friendly and I am not waiting forever when there for an appointment
Dirk D.
Very good place for dental work. Everyone is very caring.
Juanita G.
After breaking a tooth I called to get an appointment, the receptionist told me I could come in the next day at 9 am. Upon my arrival I was told that […]
Melanie B.
I had two cavities taken care of and was very pleased with the service, Dr. Ava was very good at what she did and so was her assistant, the no pain […]
Walter D.
great experience/love my dentist and the people who work there
Kerrie M.
Everyone is friendly and seem to genuinely care
Barbara E.
They are basically good people and competent industry professionals.
Terry J.
It was GREAT!!!!!!
Barbara G.
Best dentist i have ever been to.
Robert M.
As always the ladies are a treat to deal with.My appointment was at 3:00 and I was in by 3:02. Asia made me feel welcome and it felt like I was just […]
Michael T.
Everything was very good. Had no issues with anything.
Steve E.
Dr. Ivanova is so talented and sweet. Her staff is no different! I love being a patient at Advanced Dental Care of Clearwater :-)
Laci H.
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We accept most insurance plans and will be happy to help you understand the coverage that you have. We will do our best to see that you receive your maximum insurance benefits for all covered services.

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Office Hours
  • Monday 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
  • Tuesday 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
  • Wednesday 8:00 AM - 7:00 PM
  • Thursday 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
  • Friday 8:00 AM - 4:00 PM
  • Saturday Closed
  • Sunday Closed
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  • Phone: (727) 286-3945
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