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FAQs

Are you currently accepting new patients?

At Solomon Family Dentistry, we always welcome new patients. We have three convenient locations to serve you and your family. Feel free to make a dentist appointment at your convenience, because we are open seven days a week!  

Where are you located?

Our Sangaree office is located at the corner of N. Main St. and Royale Rd. in the Sangaree area of Summerville. Our Carnes Crossroads Office is located in the Carnes Crossroads Development. Our Solomon Kid’s Pediatric Dentistry location is directly next to our Carnes Crossroads Office at Cox Orthodontics.

Does your practice see children?

At Solomon Family Dentistry, we are a general dentist office accepting children ages 4 and up. However, we do have a pediatric dentist location if you wish for your child to see a specialized dentist.  This office is located at 108 Parish Farms Drive.

Do you accept Medicaid patients?

Yes, we accept Medicaid. However, only patients under the age of 20 years old or younger are covered by Medicaid for dental services.

What insurance policies do you accept?

We participate in over 300 major dental insurance companies and several discount plans. See our insurance tab for a list. If you don’t see your carrier please call our office to ask whether or not we are able to work with your insurance.

What are your hours?

Sangaree Hours – We are open Monday-Saturday from 7 am to 8 pm and on Sunday from 12 pm to 6 pm.

Carnes Crossroads Hours – We are open Monday – Thursday from 7 am to 8 pm, Friday from 7 am – 5 pm, and on Saturday from 10 am – 6 pm

Kid’s Hours – We are open Tuesday – Wednesday 10:00 AM – 7:00 PM, Friday 8:00 AM – 4:00 PM and Saturday 8:00 AM – 3:00 PM

Do you put your patients to sleep for treatment or do you use “the laughing gas”?

We do not use IV sedation on patients; however, we do use Nitrous Oxide Gas, or “laughing gas.” Laughing gas is completely safe local sedation method which relaxes you before your dental procedure. Learn more about Sedation Dentistry here.

Do you have payment plans available or make payment arrangements?

Payment is due when services are rendered; however, for our self-pay patients, we offer a Plan For Health discount program. In order to be a member of this discount plan, the patient must not have insurance OR opt to be a self-pay patient.

Do you have a Bilingual translator in your practice?

We do have a Spanish speaking hygienist working in the main office Friday through Monday, to assist with our Spanish speaking patients.

Do you make dentures in your office?

Yes, we do offer dentures to our patients. Partial dentures consist of replacement teeth while complete dentures are an entire set of new teeth. All dentures can be made in a variety of materials, which our dentists will go over with you. Your dentures are molded specifically to fit you, here in our office.

Do I have to have silver fillings or do you offer the tooth colored fillings?

No, tooth colored fillings are available, but it is always best to discuss your options with the dentists. Learn more about our cavity fillings and which options are available to you.

Do you offer tooth extractions in your office?

Yes, usually. There are times when our dentists will refer you to an oral surgeon depending on the condition, which they will discuss with you. Root canals and cavities do not require tooth extraction.

If I do not have insurance what do I need to pay on my first visit?

If you have no insurance or are on a discount plan, payment is expected in full at the time of your appointment.

However, if you are a member of our Plan For Health program, payment is due at the beginning of the year. If you do have insurance, you will need to pay your deductible and your percentage of treatment rendered.

What forms of payment do you accept?

We accept cash, Care Credit, and all major credit cards including MasterCard, Visa, American Express and Discover.

What kind of dentistry does your office offer?

At Solomon Family Dentistry we practice both general dentistry and cosmetic dentistry. Our services include: crowns, bridges, implants, partial dentures, complete dentures, root canals, and fillings.