What’s one thing you’re looking forward to about the holiday season? We’re going out on a limb and guessing “dealing with orthodontic issues” is not on that list. Did you know that Icon Orthodontics offers virtual consultations for the holidays? That’s right! Whether in Glendale or Surprise, you can schedule a virtual consultation right now. Dr. Sarpotdar and Dr. Sun know what a hectic time this is for our patients. That’s why we offer virtual visits.
Why Go Virtual?
Concerned about straightening your smile but can’t find the time to step into the office? We get that. Life is busy. And during the holiday season, it’s even busier. That’s why Icon Orthodontics offers virtual consultations.
First up, let’s talk about convenience. With a virtual consult, you don’t have to worry about driving or finding a parking spot. Just grab your phone or laptop, and you’re good to go. It’s like having an orthodontist right in your living room!
Next, how about saving time? We all know time is a precious commodity, especially when juggling holiday shopping and family gatherings. A virtual consultation cuts out the waiting room time. You get to chat directly with Dr. Sarpotdar or Dr. Sun. Our team can answer all your questions without the wait.
Now, let’s remember safety. In light of COVID, virtual consultations reduce the number of people you come into contact with. It’s a smart choice for keeping you and your family safe.
Last but not least, flexibility. Your life doesn’t run on a 9-to-5 schedule, and neither should your orthodontic care. You can schedule virtual consultations at a time that works for you.
Virtual vs. In-Office: What’s the Difference?
How different can a virtual consult be from an in-office visit? Great question! Let’s explore each option.
Virtual consultations are quick. You log in, chat with Dr. Sarpotdar or Dr. Sun, and you’re done. In-office visits? They might involve a bit of waiting. You know, the usual stuff—filling out forms, reading old magazines, and verifying your insurance coverage.
In-office visits offer hands-on assessments. Dr. Sarpotdar or Dr. Sun can take a closer look at your teeth and make sure your treatment runs smoothly. Virtual consults are catching up, though. You can take pictures or videos with your phone. The doctors can still provide you with solid advice.
In the office, we’ve got all the cool gadgets to check your teeth. X-rays, 3D scans—you name it. Virtual? Well, it’s more DIY. You might be asked to take some photos of your teeth, but hey, it’s all part of the adventure.
For an in-office visit, you’ll need to hop in the car and battle some traffic. Virtual consults? The farthest you’ll travel is from your couch to your fridge. And we call that a win!
Virtual consultations are fast, convenient, and travel-free. In-office visits are thorough, equipped, and hands-on. Both have perks, but virtual is a major time-saver, especially during the busy holiday season.
Why Virtual is a Holiday Hero
At Icon Orthodontics, we love the holiday season. It’s time for family, feasting, and… fretting over orthodontic appointments? Not this year! Virtual consultations are here to save your holiday spirit, and here’s why.
First off, let’s talk weather. Winter weather can be a real Grinch when it comes to keeping appointments. With virtual consults, you can forget about scraping ice off your windshield. Just cozy up with some hot cocoa and log in for your appointment.
Next up, family time. The holidays are all about being with the ones you love. Virtual consultations let you do just that. No need to leave the house and miss out on decorating cookies or watching holiday movies. You can keep the family vibes going strong while taking care of your orthodontic needs.
What about scheduling? The holiday season is jam-packed with events—school plays, office parties, and family gatherings. Finding time for an in-office visit can feel like solving a holiday puzzle. Virtual consults offer flexibility. You can easily squeeze in an appointment between wrapping gifts and roasting chestnuts.
So why are virtual consultations heroes for your holiday season? It’s simple. Virtual visits keep you safe from winter woes, let you soak up more family time, and fit into your festive schedule like a well-placed ornament on a tree. This holiday season, give yourself the gift of convenience with a virtual consultation at Icon Orthodontics.
Virtual Consult vs. Mail-Order Services
You’ve probably heard about mail-order orthodontic services. They promise quick fixes and straight smiles, all from the comfort of your home. Sounds tempting. But hold on a minute. Before you click that “order now” button, let’s talk about why a virtual consultation with Icon Orthodontics is a smarter choice.
First up, expertise. With our Icon team, you’re not just getting a treatment plan. You’re getting a plan from actual orthodontists. Dr. Sarpotdar and Dr. Sun bring years of training and experience to the table. Mail-order services? They’re more of a one-size-fits-all deal. And let’s be honest, no two smiles are the same.
How about customization? Our team customized your treatment plan just for you. Your teeth, your lifestyle, your needs. Mail-order services offer generic plans that might not address your specific issues. Ever worn a holiday sweater that didn’t fit right? Who would want that for their smile?
Next on our holiday shopping list is ongoing care. Orthodontic treatment isn’t a set-it-and-forget-it kind of thing. You’ll have questions, and you might need adjustments. With Icon, you have a team with you every step of the way. Mail-order services? Once the package is in the mail, you’re on your own.
Virtual Consultations at Icon Orthodontics
This holiday season, don’t be a Scrooge. Keep your schedule open with a virtual consultation at Icon Orthodontics. Dr. Sarpotdar and Dr. Sun want you to have a fun, safe, and convenient holiday. We offer virtual consultations at both our Glendale and Surprise offices. Go here to get started.