Dental FAQ FAQs
- How often should I visit the dentist for teeth cleaning and check-up?
Dr. Raj Upadya will recommend a visitation schedule to meet your needs. Most patients benefit from bi-annual visits (every six months), though others may need more frequent treatment to achieve and maintain optimal oral health.
- Do you perform root canals?
Yes, Dr. Upadya performs root canals in our East Hanover dental office.
- Do you perform tooth extractions?
Dr. Upadya will perform tooth extractions including wisdom teeth removal. We may do the tooth extraction in our East Hanover dental office or refer you to a nearby dental specialist.
- Are you accepting new patients?
Yes, Metropolitan Center for Complete Dentistry in East Hanover, NJ gladly welcomes new patients. Our dental office is conveniently located at 256 Columbia Turnpike, Suite 107 in East Hanover, NJ.
- Do you see children?
Dr. Raj Upadya is a family dentist in East Hanover, NJ. We see children as well as adults.
- Do you accept dental insurance?
While we do not participate with any dental insurance plans, we will submit billing to your insurance company so that you can receive reimbursement directly from the insurance company. If you have specific questions about your dental insurance, please contact our office.
- Should I bring anything with me to my first appointment?
Please download our patient forms and bring them with you to your first appointment. If you are seeking a second opinion or being referred by another dentist, please contact our office to discuss any medical records we may want copies of. While we do not participate in any dental insurance plans, if you have dental insurance, please bring your card so that we may assist you with billing the insurance company for reimbursement.
- Do you have evening or weekend hours?
We accept appointments Monday through Thursday, with many early morning appointments available. Dr. Upadya balances his busy practice and teaching schedule with an active family life and our hours are a reflection of that.
Monday 7am – 2pm
Tuesday 8am – 5pm
Wednesday & Thursday 7:30am – 4:30pm
- Do you offer cosmetic dentistry?
Yes, Dr. Upadya is a highly trained and experienced cosmetic dentist in East Hanover, NJ. We offer a number of cosmetic dental procedures including teeth whitening, porcelain veneers and cosmetic bonding.
- What do I do if I have a dental emergency?
If you have a dental emergency, contact our office for further instruction. If your emergency is taking place during normal office hours, we will do our best to see you as quickly as possible. For emergencies happening after hours or during the weekend, contact our office for an an emergency number to reach the dentist. We will get in touch with you quickly to recommend a course of treatment.
- Do you offer dental implants?
Dr. Raj Upadya does offer complete services for dental implants. He may place the implant himself or in many cases, coordinate treatment with an oral surgeon or periodontist who will perform the surgery. Learn more about the cost of dental implants.