Oral Surgeon

Dental Chair — Dental Clinic in Salem, IN
Dr. John C. Tackett provides quality care at affordable rates. Our compassionate staff treats every patient courteously and professionally. We will help you feel relaxed and comfortable from the moment you walk in our doors.

Appointment Scheduling

Dr. Tackett's office is open Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, and Friday from 8:00 a.m. until 4:30 p.m. We will schedule your appointment as promptly as possible. If you have an urgent situation or are in pain, every attempt will be made to see you that day. We try our best to stay on schedule to minimize your waiting. Due to the fact that our practice provides surgical services, various circumstances may lengthen the time allocated for a procedure. Emergency cases can also arise and cause delays. We appreciate your understanding and patience. Please call 812-883-4281 with any questions or to schedule an appointment.

Please Bring The Following To Your Appointment

Print the Patient information forms, fill out and bring to your appointment, or fill them out online and email to patientinfo@drtackett.net.

Also, please bring a list of medications you are presently taking your surgical referral slip and any X-rays if applicable, if your dentist or physician has taken x-rays, please request that they forward them to our office. If there is not enough time, please pick them up and bring them to our office. If additional films are necessary, they can be taken at our office.

If you have medical or dental insurance, bring the necessary completed forms. This will save time and allow us to help you process any claims.

IMPORTANT: All patients under 18 must be accompanied by a parent or guardian at the consultation.

For patients receiving IV sedation: Please have nothing to eat or drink 8 hours prior to your surgery. You will need an adult to drive you home.

Patient Billing

For your convenience we accept Visa, MasterCard, Discover, and Care Credit. We deliver the finest care at the most reasonable cost to our patients, therefore payment is due at the time service is rendered unless other arrangements have been made in advance. If you have questions regarding your account, please contact us at 812-883-4281 . Please remember you are completely responsible for all fees charged by this office regardless of your insurance coverage. We will send you a monthly statement. Most insurance companies will respond within four to six weeks. Please call our office if your statement does not reflect your insurance payment within that time frame. Any remaining balance after your insurance has paid is your responsibility. Your prompt remittance is appreciated. We can make arrangements for a monthly payment plan, through Personal Finance Company, but that must be done prior to the actual procedure.