Your initial appointment will consist of a consult with Dr. Hashemian, in which he will explain your diagnosis and treatment options.
Occasionally, surgery can be performed the same day as the consultation. Please be sure to request the same-day surgery, if that is what you would like to do. However, a complex medical history or treatment plan will require an evaluation and a second appointment to provide treatment on another day.
For more assistance, please call us:
Spring Hill Spring Hill Office Phone Number 352-688-4556 • Lecanto Lecanto Office Phone Number 352-527-8000 • Land O'Lakes Land O'Lakes Office Phone Number 813-922-1818
Please assist us by providing the following information at the time of your consultation:
- Your surgical referral slip and any x-rays if applicable.
- A list of medications you are presently taking.
- If you have medical or dental insurance, bring the necessary completed forms. This will save time and allow us to help you process any claims.
IMPORTANT: All patients under the age of 18 years of age must be accompanied by a parent or guardian at the consultation visit.
A preoperative consultation and physical examination is mandatory for any surgery. If IV anesthesia is being performed for your surgery, please do not have anything to eat or drink eight hours prior to your surgery. You will also need an adult to drive you home.
Please alert the office if you have a medical condition that may be of concern prior to surgery (i.e., diabetes, high blood pressure, artificial heart valves and joints, rheumatic fever, etc.) or if you are currently taking any medication (i.e., heart medications, aspirin, anticoagulant therapy, Fosomax, Boniva, Alendronates, etc.).
If your dentist or physician has taken x-rays, you may request that they forward them to our office. If there is not enough time, please pick them up and bring them to our office. If additional films are necessary, they can be taken at our facility.
Our practice utilizes state-of-the-art, full-cranial cone-beam CT (Computed Tomography) technology that provides highly accurate 3-D radiographic images for the diagnosis, planning, and treatment of oral surgery. This technology provides full-cranial, highly accurate 3-D radiographic images for the diagnosis, planning, and treatment of implantology, TMJ analysis, airway assessment, oral and orthognathic surgery and other oral and facial procedures. Undistorted, anatomically correct views of the jaws, teeth and facial bones along with cross-sectional (bucco-lingual), axial, coronal, sagittal, cephalometric and panoramic views are easily generated. Three-dimensional images enable a level of anatomical accuracy and patient care not possible with 2-D technologies.
With the addition of cone-beam CT technology in our office, our practice is committed to providing innovative, high-quality, patient care.