Dental Model EquipmentThe exam that’s completed at the complimentary consult appointment is part of the information gathering process. While a cursory treatment plan is discussed at the time of the consult, Dr. Renick will again review the exam, photos, and X-rays to make sure all options were considered. The records appointment is a second opportunity for Dr. Renick to gather more information before setting a treatment plan in motion. It is after this appointment that Dr. Renick will write up a treatment plan and sequence to follow. In most cases, the treatment plan will follow what was discussed at the consult, however, in some cases, further information may present itself which can change the initial plan. At that point, Dr. Renick will have a second consult.The records appointment may include other information gathering techniques such as:The records appointment may also include the preliminary steps to treatment. An impression may be taken if the patient is starting with a removable appliance, or separators may be placed in cases where bands may be used for a cemented appliance (such as an expander or habit breaking appliance) or traditional band and bracket treatment.To schedule your complimentary consultation and records appointment with our orthodontist in Sunbury, Ohio, please contact Renick Orthodontics in at 740-936-5003.