When you arrive for your first visit at our Sacramento dental office with Diana Fat, DDS, please be prepared to complete all new patient forms that will allow us to begin your dental treatment. We will ask you to fill out several forms that will get you acquainted with our office.
We take pride in making your dental experience as pleasant and comfortable as possible. We will thoroughly present treatment options, fully explain our procedures and provide customized instructions for you to maintain your oral health. It is our goal to have you feel secure in the treatment of your dental needs.
We use the latest techniques to assure you are comfortable during each procedure. These options will be discussed with you during the treatment planning consultation.
We also consistently apply state-of-the-art sterilization and disinfection techniques to provide patients with maximum protection. Throughout the day, we continuously and thoroughly sterilize our equipment for your protection. Before and after each patient appointment, all treatment surfaces and all instrument and equipment used (e.g., countertops, chair surfaces, lights, X-ray machines and trays) are disinfected or sterilized using the most effective and safest products available. Staff members use masks, safety glasses and new gloves for each patient. All staff members are trained annually in proper patient protection procedures.
Our friendly and courteous staff will offer you a tour of our beautiful office and answer any questions you may have. To help accommodate your busy schedule, we provide appointments Monday - Thursday from 8:00am thru 5:00pm. Give us a call at (916) 448-5333 to schedule an appointment today.
Financial Information & Options
For your convenience, we accept cash, personal checks, money orders and major credit cards. Payment is expected at the time services are performed. When more extensive dental care is necessary, financial arrangements can be made with our office.
As a service to our patients, our practice accepts most dental insurance programs, including non-managed care, indemnity (traditional) and PPO out-of-network. We are not part of any managed care network. Our scheduling coordinator will prepare all the necessary forms for your dental benefits. However, we remind you that your specific policy is an agreement between you and your insurance company. Please keep in mind that you are responsible for your total obligation should your insurance benefits result in less coverage than anticipated. Our staff will gladly submit a pre-treatment estimate to your insurance company so that you will know what your benefits will be.
The fees charged for services rendered to those who are insured are the usual and customary fees charged to all our patients for similar services. Your policy may base its allowances on a fixed fee schedule, which may or may not coincide with our usual fees. You should be aware that different insurance companies vary greatly in the types of coverage available. Also, some companies take care of claims promptly while others delay payment for several months.
CareCredit: the healthcare credit card for dental procedure financing.
Diana Fat, DDS is pleased to accept the CareCredit healthcare, credit card. CareCredit lets you say "Yes" to recommended surgical and non-surgical dental procedures like crowns, oral surgery or even a general checkup, and pay for them in convenient monthly payments that fit your financial situation.
CareCredit is a credit card that helps you pay for treatments and procedures for you or your family that may not be covered by insurance. With special financing options,* you can use your CareCredit card again and again for your dental needs, as well as at thousands of other healthcare providers, including optometrists, veterinarians, ophthalmologists and hearing specialists.
It's free and easy to apply and you'll receive a decision immediately. If you're approved, you can schedule your procedures even before you receive your card. With more than 21 million accounts opened since CareCredit began nearly 30 years ago, they are the trusted source for healthcare credit cards.
Dr. Diana Fat of Sacramento, CA performs a wide variety of dental care procedures including cosmetic dentistry, periodontal gum care, and teeth whitening. Dr. Fat specializes only in prosthodontics specialty care in the Mid Town Sacramento area. This gives patients an opportunity for a more focused and precise outcome to what they want with their dental care. Give us a call at (916) 448-5333