The team at Compassion Family Dentistry is committed to providing excellent dental care in a comfortable environment where patients can relax and feel at ease. Here you will find information on what to expect during your first appointment.
We are happy to hear from you, answer your questions, and schedule an appointment. Call Compassion Family Dentistry at 503-445-9579 or stop by our office.
2025 SE Washington St
Milwaukie, OR 97222
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Compassion Family Dentistry is able to bill most insurance companies for our work. We are contracted with several insurance companies making us a preferred provider thus lowering your cost.Even if we are not “in-network” with your particular insurance company, our service is worth it. Most insurances provide generous out-of-network benefits that you can use with our office. As a courtesy, we can gladly file your insurance on your behalf. Insurance coverage is a contract between patient and insurance company. Below is a list of our current PPO or “in-network” insurance companies, and the best way to be sure is to call our front office and have them check for you. When calling, please have the following information handy:
Dental insurances usually cover preventive services at 100%. For “minor” services they usually cover 80%, leaving the patient to pay 20% out of pocket co-pay. For “major” work the coverage is 50% with a co-pay of 50%. Sometimes there is a deductible the patient needs to pay for non-preventive services. Some plans (initially,) have a waiting period for major work, leaving the patient to wait a year for the 50% major coverage. Finally, there is a maximum amount the insurance will pay per year, and it is usually $1000-2000, which usually renews each calendar year.
Preventive Services-usually 100% ins coverage: These would include regular cleanings, exams, x-rays, and several limited exams.
Minor Services-usually 80/20 ins/copay: These would include fillings, root canals (usually,) Scaling/Root Planing (“deep cleanings,)
Major Services: These types of services usually include crowns, implants, partials, and dentures.
The following are some of our most popular insurance partners. Our office, however files with many other popular insurance carriers. Please call our office to confirm about your special insurance needs.
It is easy to make an appointment for your initial examination and dental treatments with Compassion Family Dentistry. Simply call 503-445-9579 and one of our friendly team members will be happy to assist you. If you schedule an appointment and something comes up, please call and cancel 24 hours in advance so that we can accommodate other patient requests.
Walk into our lobby where you will be greeted by our friendly team. We will provide you with new patient paperwork that includes a health questionnaire, request for your insurance information and contact information. We will also provide you with information to familiarize you with our office and how we handle things like patient privacy.
Your initial dental exam will take around one hour. The experienced team at Compassion Family Dentistry will ask you questions, get to know your oral hygiene routine, and listen to your health concerns. We believe in educating patients and empowering them to make good choices to improve their oral health. We will demonstrate how to properly care for your teeth and make additional suggestions as needed. Our dental hygienist will clean your teeth then Dr. Kokoreva will complete your examination and make recommendations for proposed dental treatments.
We work to ensure our patients feel comfortable, and that includes minimizing their pain as much as possible. If you are undergoing a dental procedure, Dr. Kokoreva will meet with you to discuss your pain tolerance and create a plan for pain management. Working together, we will treat your dental health problems in a way that minimizes pain and enables you to get back to your life faster.
We accept a variety of insurance providers and endeavor to accommodate our patients' request. Please call our office at 503-445-9579 to see if we are currently working with your insurance provider.
Our pricing structure is designed to ensure that patients are able to receive the high quality dental care they deserve. If your dental insurance will not cover all of your dental treatments, we will work with you to identify a payment solution. We are health care professionals first and will work with you to make sure you receive the treatment you need.
Compassion Family Dentistry provides high quality dental care to families throughout the Milwaukie area. We understand that every dental patient has different financial needs. We will work with you to find a solution that enables you to get the dental care you need, with or without insurance. Call our office to ask about our different payment options that may include cash, check, financing, and credit cards. We provide budget friendly dental care so call today and learn how Compassion Family Dentistry is the solution to all of your oral health needs.