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The American Dental Association (ADA) is the largest dental organization in the nation, working to educate and regulate the field for all member dentists. Dr. Kevin Bowcutt is a member of the ADA and as such has signed the ADA Principles of Ethics and Code of Professional Conduct. What does that mean for you?

Well, first of all, the ADA Principles of Ethics covers four basic ethical principles that Dr. Kevin Bowcutt strives to offer all patients:

-Respect the patients’ wants and needs
-Do no harm
-Always do good
-Treat all people with fairness and kindness

The second part of the contract is the ADA Code of Professional Conduct, which outlines a moral code that Dr. Kevin Bowcutt should follow in his practice. Here are the basics:

-Keep confidential patient records
-Offer only those treatments for which Dr. Kevin Bowcutt is properly licensed
-Treat all people equally regardless of race, religion, gender or ethnicity
-Make appropriate arrangements for dental emergencies
-Offer referrals when patients need dental specialists
-Stay away from alcohol and drugs while on the job
-Manage and prevent infection and disease in the office
-Maintain professional relationships with coworkers and patients
-Report any signs of abuse or neglect
-Charge patients reasonably for services and be upfront about any fees

Dr. Kevin Bowcutt and our capable team at Bowcutt Dental in Cedar Park, Texas work to uphold this code in the office every single day. That means you can trust us to provide safe, affordable and quality dental care. If you’d like to schedule an appointment, just ring us at 512-792-2707 and we’d be happy to help. From our family to yours, we’re here to make you smile.