Virtual Dentistry: Something to Smile About

Online Dental Consultations with Dr. Desbordes

Why Choose Virtual Dentistry?

Dr. Byron Desbordes offers the convenience of teledentistry so that you can discuss your dental problem or explore treatment options from the comfort of home. Using Doxy.me, Dr. Desbordes can speak with you remotely and provide personalized dental care advice and treatment recommendations for your unique needs. Doxy.me is accessible from your smartphone, tablet or computer.

The Benefits of Teledentistry & Doxy.me

  • No downloads or accounts needed
  • Simple and convenient to use
  • Private and secure

 

 

Frequently Asked Questions

What is virtual dentistry?

Virtual dentistry uses a secure, private video connection to facilitate a remote dental consultation with Dr. Desbordes. We use Doxy.me software for a HIPAA compliant connection.

How much does virtual dentistry cost?

The use of Doxy.me is free but we will charge a consult fee that will be confirmed when you schedule your appointment. This fee can be filed with your insurance claim if applicable.

How do I schedule a digital dentistry appointment?

Simply click the Schedule an Appointment button on this page and we will contact you by phone or email to confirm a date and time.

Is virtual dentistry Secure?

Yes. Your virtual dental consult is conducted over a secure network that is HIPAA compliant and encrypted. Your connection is anonymous and no data is stored.

Do I need to sign up for an account?

No, patients do not need to create an account or sign up for anything. Our office will provide a link for checking in and connecting at your scheduled time.

What will my digital dentistry appointment be like?

The appointment is live, in-person and conducted using a video link. It is similar to face-time call experience. Patients enjoy the relaxed environment of their home or chosen venue for the call.

How Can Virtual Dentistry Meet Your Needs?

The Future of Dental Consultations: teledentistry

Today's patients can enjoy the many benefits of digital technology both in and out of our dental office in Baltimore. Virtual dental consultations enable Dr. Desbordes to speak with you in the relaxed environment of your home before your visit to offer advice on how to handle a dental problem, a second opinion or to educate you on our cosmetic and restorative services.

During an online consultation, you can ask candid questions, discuss any fears you may have and learn more about what to expect when you come into our office for a visit.

How does a virtual dental consult work?

Teledentistry is a simple process that starts with completing our Schedule an Appointment form on this page. We will contact you to schedule a time for your virtual dental appointment and you will receive an email invite to access our virtual waiting room.

Virtual dentistry is convenient and patients choose this option for a range of reasons including:

  • Avoiding exposure to germs or illnesses
  • Feeling anxious about a dental visit
  • Second opinions
  • Exploring cosmetic or restorative dental treatment options

Meet Dr. Desbordes

Dr. Byron Desbordes is an experienced dentist in Baltimore, MD offering family, restorative and cosmetic dentistry. He has advanced training in helping patients address their dental health needs using the latest techniques and the highest quality materials.

From disease prevention to tooth replacement Dr. Desbordes offers the dental care you need for long term oral health and wellness.