New Patient Information
Get Ready for Your Visit!
New to our practice?
For more than 30 years, Dr. Shapiro and our caring team have offered comfortable treatments, personalized service, and beautiful results.
No matter your age or what type of dental care you need — from routine check-ups to missing teeth — we have the experience and enthusiasm to serve you.
Join our family of valued patients today and see the difference for yourself.
What’s Included in Your First Visit?
Our new patient appointments are personalized to meet your needs and get to know you better. A first appointment typically includes:
- NDigital x-rays
- NTeeth cleaning
- NDental exam, including gum disease and oral cancer screenings
- NTime with Dr. Shapiro to identify concerns and create a custom-tailored treatment plan
How to Get Started
Request an appointment online or call or text (305) 233-8000. We’ll find a time that works for you and answer any questions.
Keeping Our Community Safe
Pinecrest Smiles has always taken extreme precautions when it comes to infection control and the safety of our patients and staff. In response to COVID-19, we’re following expanded guidelines to confidently serve our community. Please contact us to learn more.
- NSpacing out appointments
- NHeightened equipment and office sterilization
- NEnhanced PPE
- NAnti-viral HEPA filters
Preparing for Your Visit
1. Complete Patient Forms Online
We’ll email or text you a link to complete your new patient forms. Fill them out anytime before your visit.
2. Learn Payment Policies
We’re in-network with major insurers like Delta Dental, United Healthcare, and Cigna. Have questions about coverage or the cost of treatment? Just let us know.
3. Arrive & Be Seen — No Waiting!
Bring a photo ID (valid driver’s license or state ID) and your insurance card to your appointment. We’re conveniently located with free parking and will get you seated in a patient chair right away.
Why People Love Pinecrest Smiles
Compassionate staff and experienced dentist.
Dedicated attention to your health and safety.
State-of-the-art treatments with 5-star results.
Special care for those with dental anxiety.
“Dr. Shapiro and his team are fantastic! Always on time and the office is spotless.”
— Marcos M.
“Is it too much to say Dr. Shapiro is THE BEST DENTIST? Not only is he the best, his professionalism, bedside manner, and wonderful staff is simply unparalleled.”
— Stacie Y.
“Dr. Shapiro is very knowledgeable & kind. He takes his time and listens to his patients. His dental hygienists are the best. The office staff is amazing.”
— Adelaida M.
I’m Glad You’re Here
“I’m committed to providing my patients with high-quality, trustworthy care and honest answers to all their questions. I can’t wait to meet you and help you achieve the beautiful smile you’ve always wanted.”
— Arthur Shapiro
See You Soon!
“I just went for my 6-month cleaning after putting it off 6 months due to the pandemic. I felt very comfortable and safe. Dr. Shapiro and his staff have taken every precaution to ensure patient safety.”
— Elizabeth G.