New Patients

We Welcome New Patients

Our practice specializes in the complex and general needs of adult dentistry. We are gladly accepting new patients. You will have the opportunity to meet with our team and get to know Dr. Rutledge. We are committed to educating you about your dental needs and will answer any questions you may have concerning your treatment.

Our goal is to provide you with the highest level of dental care available today. Thank you for your confidence in our dental office and we look forward to meeting you.

New Patient Forms

To provide you with the most efficient new patient experience, please download and complete the forms below and bring them to your first appointment.  Our team will take comprehensive records and address any concerns or questions you may have. If you have any problems downloading the forms, please contact our office and we will gladly send them to you.

Dental History
Patient Information
Medical History

Your First Visit

Your first visit with us may include:

  • Comprehensive oral examination
  • Full mouth digital x-rays
  • Oral cancer screening
  • Oral hygiene instruction
  • Teeth cleaning
  • One-on-one consultation with our dentist to discuss your needs, concerns, goals, and treatment options

During your visit, we will answer any and all questions about your oral health. We will provide a detailed financial consultation to ensure your treatments are timed effectively and affordably.

Insurance 

We believe that careful, meticulously delivered dentistry is the most predictable and successful in the long term. Our job is to provide dentistry in such a way that it has the best chance of lasting a lifetime. We believe in not over-treating or under-treating your conditions. With correct and ethical information, you can make decisions with confidence and trust. We can also help you maximize your dental benefits. As a courtesy, we file all types of dental insurance. Most insurance companies allow you to go out of network and still receive reimbursement. We will provide you with a detailed financial agreement prior to procedures and collaborate with you to create a comprehensive plan for your journey toward health.

Financing Options

We provide multiple financing options to ensure you can receive the treatments you need with a plan you can afford.

Contact our team today to schedule your next appointment!

How Can We Help You?

Dentist in Virginia Beach

Our dental office in Virginia Beach provides a variety of services, including cosmetic restorative, and preventive dentistry. We are experts is developing custom solutions for the most complex dental problems and concerns.

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What Our Clients Are Saying

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Deborah C.

Very understanding and patient. Spent a lot of time getting to know me before ever looking in my mouth. I’m going back to take care of the problems I’ve let linger for far too long.

- Deborah C.

Jennifer Roberts

Dr. Rutledge and his staff are both professional and kind. They are extremely welcoming and personable. I feel very confident in their abilities of providing excellent dental care, and I would recommend them to anyone looking for a dentist in the area

- Jennifer Roberts

Phyllis W.

First visit I was warmly greeted by staff and Dr. My hygienist took time to know me and my concerns. She was very experienced and good at what she does. Thank you Karen! See you next time!

- Phyllis W.

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James Rutledge Dentistry | 2025 Pleasure House Rd. | Virginia Beach, VA 23455
Phone: (757) 464-0271