Patient Information– Dentist in Skokie

Put your oral health first with a visit to Northwestern Dental Group. At our local practice, we provide a variety of treatments in Niles, IL and the surrounding areas. Schedule a consultation with our dentist in Skokie today to take care of your teeth and gums.

During your initial appointment, we will explain your diagnosis and discuss treatment options. Depending on the situation, we can schedule your treatment for the same day.

What to Bring to Your First Appointment

When you arrive for your first appointment, make sure you have the following items to present to your dentist in Niles:

  • Your surgical referral slip and X-rays (if applicable)
  • Any medications you are currently taking
  • Any medical or dental insurance forms
  • Completed patient forms
    • Patient Registration and Medical History Form
    • Patient Consent Forms


Treatment Day

Northwestern Dental Group uses cutting-edge technology to provide patients with possible dental treatments. Our experienced team, state-of-the-art digital medical systems, and well-equipped, modern facilities allow us to diagnose and treat each patient with the quality and manner they deserve.

Before your treatment day, our team will instruct you on how to prepare. Make sure to follow the instructions regarding food, medications, drink, and any other preparations. You will also receive post-surgical instructions.

On the day of your dental treatment, please arrive 15 minutes before your scheduled treatment time. This will allow you to ask any last-minute questions and release any pre-surgery nerves. Our compassionate team with assisting you in any way possible to ensure you are as comfortable as possible throughout your treatment whether you are here for teeth whitening in Arlington Heights, IL or a root canal.

It is advised that you bring along an adult friend or family member who could drive you home after treatment (this is a must if you are undergoing IV sedation). Most patients will be able to return to work the next day.


At Northwestern Dental Group, our goal is to maximize your insurance (limited to insurance coverage and procedure required) benefits and make any remaining balance easily affordable. If you have any questions regarding your insurance benefits for your dental treatments, please don’t hesitate to call our office to review your concerns.
We accept major credit cards such as Visa, MasterCard, Discover, and American Express. We also offer financing through CareCredit.

We also offer to finance through DDS Management, CareCredit, and Citihealth Card. If you would like to review these financial arrangement options with one of our team members, please call us.


Contact us to learn more about our dental treatments for your condition. Our dental team offers services for patients near our five locations in Arlington Heights, Gurnee, Skokie, Vernon Hills, and Niles, Illinois.