... your small town, neighborhood, family dental practice with a progressive, cutting edge flair.
Dentistry 2000 ...
has been offering family dental care in Columbus, NC for more than 18 years
strives constantly, to find new ways to improve your treatment
delivers contemporary dental solutions in an upbeat, friendly atmosphere and in a timely manner
makes every effort to make you feel like guests in our "home"
is the only dental practice, where quality meets hospitality!
We have several niches in the field of dentistry for which we have concentrated our continuing education efforts. But it is all geared toward preserving or restoring the natural beauty and health of the teeth and their supporting structures.
Whether it is a full mouth reconstruction you need, or just a few teeth chipped or out of alignment, to an Extreme Cosmetic Dental Makeover, or possibly just the need for some good preventive care, our team is here to serve you.
We believe everyone is very unique in their wants and needs, as they relate to dentistry.
There are so many new ways to make you more comfortable and anxiety-free. When you arrive at the office, you might want to request any of the following to make your visit more comfortable:
Chair Massage for your back and neck
Neck and Shoulder Massage after treatment
Foot or hands massage during treatment
CD Player with Headphones to listen to your favorite CD (Just bring your favorite CD's with you to your appointment.)
DVD i-glasses with head mounted display to watch a movie from our collection, or bring your own DVD
Moistened towelets to freshen up after treatment
Oral Sedation Dentistry along with Nitrous Oxide/Oxygen
(excerpts from an interview with David C. Cotty D.M.D.)
"Oftentimes patients feel rushed and ignored when they go to a doctor's office?
We understand that feeling. That's why, at our office, we make it a daily commitment to listen to your needs. Come and visit us, I think you'll be pleasantly surprised..."
We are Gentle
" ... the most important issue in our approach to dentistry is gentleness. The main factor is taking time to be gentle and careful. We're not under any constraints to rush through a certain quota of patients in order to meet our "production goal". We like to take our time, do a terrific job on your teeth, and get to know you as a patient and as a friend. It's important that you, as the client, have the ultimate decision to choose to (1) do nothing, (2) to do some of the dentistry we recommend, or (3) to complete all of the fine dentistry that we feel is ideal for you ..."