Why Choose Us

Benefits of Hospital Dentistry

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General Anesthesia

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General Anesthesia is the strongest and safest Sedation protocol

Hospital Environment 

Hospital Environment includes several staff members to continuously watch, observe and evaluate you during the surgery. 

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Lower Stress

Lowers the amount of stress on your heart.

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Surgical Clearance

Surgical Removal of teeth for Oncology, or Heart Clearance 

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Coordinated Care

Coordinated care with oncologist, or cardiologist can facilitate having dental surgery completed on same day as medical procedure.

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Large Treatment Plans

Dentistry under General Anesthesia can allow large treatment plans to be completed in one visit.  

How Does this process work?

General Dentistry / Outpatient Care

Dr. Ravindran is a comprehensive dentist that can perform the following procedures. Please note specific procedures can only be completed at selected facilities.  For example restorative treatment (fillings) can be done Wakemed but not at Duke's Facilities. 

Services provided at the hospital

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Oral Surgery - Surgical Extractions 

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Guided Bone Regeneration

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Soft Tissue Augmentation 

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Crown Lengthening

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Removal of impacted wisdom teeth. 

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Diagnose and treatment Plan while patient is asleep.  

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Pre Prosthetic Surgery: Alveoloplasty, Vestibulopasty, Biopsy

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Non Surgical Root Canal Therapy

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Operative Dentistry : Indirect and Direct Restorations  

Medical – Dental Services

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Surgical Removal of teeth for Oncology, or Heart Clearance 

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Coordination of Care with Primary Care Providers 

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Same Day surgery in conjunction with Medical Providers

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Oral Nasal Cancer Screening - Biopsy if required.  

 

 

1. Referral from Primary Care Dentist.  (Self- Referrals accepted)

2. Sign the electronic medical history form (Adobe Sign) This will be emailed to you

3. Make an appointment with your primary care physician for a history and physical. 

4. Schedule the procedure.   

5. Sign Electronic Consents 

- You have 30 days to complete the paperwork. If we don't hear from you we inactivate you. 

-  Have the history and physical scheduled after you have scheduled your procedure date. 

History and Physical Form 

Questions? 

I have NC state medicaid what is the first step? NC State Medicaid

What locations do you work out of?  Locations


I have private / commercial insurance what is the first step?  Insurance