Dental offices have been temporarily closed since mid-March. Many dental and dental hygiene appointments were cancelled indefinitely. For the past two months, dental care has been limited to emergencies of pain and/or infection.

Now, since the PA Department of Health recently revised their guidance for dental offices, I want to prepare you for what you may see or experience when visiting the dentist during this COVID-19 pandemic.

Dr. Rita Tempel is an accredited member of the American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry and owner of Gettysburg Smiles Cosmetic & Family Dentistry as well as a diplomate of the American Board of Dental Sleep Medicine and owner of Sweet Dreams Gettysburg, 2018 York Road, Gettysburg. For more information, visit, follow @ritatempeldds on Instagram or like her Faceboook page @Gettysburgsmiles or call 717-339-0033.

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