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Your first visit to Sunset Dental involves a few special steps so that we can get to know you. To understand what to expect, please read through this page. You'll find all the practical information you need, such as a map and directions to our office, practice hours, payment policies and more. There's also background information about our committed staff and our first visit procedures. You can also save some time by printing out and completing the patient forms in advance of your appointment.

Mission Statement
Our practice is working together to realize a shared vision of uncompromising excellence in dentistry.

We strive to treat all patients as unique individuals by:

  • Listening first so that we may understand your needs and desires
  • Encourage your involvement in all decisions involving treatment.
  • Customize a plan to improve dental health and appearance emphasizing those needs and desires.

Patient Forms
Please print and fill out these forms so we can expedite your first visit:

In order to view or print these forms you will need Adobe Acrobat Reader installed. Click here to download it.


What To Expect
Being well-prepared for your appointment will ensure that the doctor has all of the needed information to provide the best possible care for you. It also will help relieve any unnecessary anxiety you may be feeling. Educate yourself on your symptoms by reviewing the content on this Web site. Also, take some time to review our staff page and familiarize yourself with the doctors. We look forward to your first visit.

Building information: at the end of the 1st building you come to in the parking lot. Outside of the building will say Sunset Dental and Donald R. Ratliff DDS above the brick facing. Welcome!! Come on In!