Virtual Dentistry in Acton, MA

Online Dental Consultations with Dr. Handa

How Could Virtual Dentistry Meet Your Needs?

Dr. Ratti Handa provides the convenience of virtual dental consults to discuss your oral health concerns and needs from the relaxed and familiar environment of your home. Using Doxy.me, a secure and private video connection can enable a confidential conversation between dentist and patient.

Why choose Doxy.me for a virtual dental appointment with Dr. Handa?

  • Safe, secure
  • HIPAA compliant
  • No account needed

Frequently Asked Questions

What is virtual dentistry?

Virtual dentistry or teledentistry is a private video conference between a patient and Dr. Handa. We use Doxy.me software to ensure your online safety and security.

How much does virtual dentistry cost?

The access to Doxy.me is free. Dr. Handa will charge a consultation fee which will be confirmed when the appointment is scheduled. Please contact us with any questions regarding fees.

How do I schedule a digital dentistry appointment?

To schedule your virtual dental appointment with Dr. Handa, complete the Schedule an Appointment form using the link on this page. We will contact you to complete the process.

Is virtual dentistry Secure?

Yes, your virtual dental consultation is secure and private. Doxy.me is HIPAA compliant and all data is encrypted. Nothing is ever stored.

Do I need to sign up for an account?

No, patients do not need to create an account or sign up for Doxy.me. You will access our virtual waiting room for your consult using a link emailed to you after scheduling.

What will my digital dentistry appointment be like?

A teledentistry appointment with Dr. Handa is similar to a video conference or a facetime call. Doxy.me will access the camera on your device or computer so that you can see each other.

TeleDentistry: Bringing Experienced Dental Advice to Your Home

Why choose teledentistry?

Teledentistry provides the ability to discuss your personal dental concerns and related health issues with Dr. Handa without having to travel to our Acton dentist office. A teledentistry appointment can be the easiest way to openly and candidly explore treatment options or to receive Dr. Handa's advice on dental problems and oral health-related concerns including sleep apnea. Dr. Handa offers experienced, consultative care for a range of complex needs and the symptoms of sleep disorders in children and adults.

Patients choose a virtual dental consultation for a range of reasons including:

  • Travel or mobility issues
  • To avoid exposure to germs or illnesses
  • Seeking a second opinion
  • Discussing a smile makeover or restorative needs

How does a virtual dental consult work?

Getting started with teledentistry is easy and we are here to help in any way if you have questions about the process. The first step is to complete the Schedule an Appointment form requesting a virtual consultation. Our office will contact you to finalize a time and provide further details on the process. An emailed invite to our Doxy.me virtual waiting room will be your access link.

Doxy.me can be used on your smartphone, tablet or computer. It will access the camera for facilitating a video conference with Dr. Handa that meets all HIPAA, PIPEDA, and GDPR data privacy requirements.

General & Airway Centered Dentistry in Acton, MA

Meet Ratti Handa, DMD

Dr. Ratti Handa has concentrated her post-graduate education and training in the areas of Biorejuvenation Dentistry, Sleep and Airway Dentistry, and Myofunctional Therapy. She offers experienced and comprehensive diagnostics and treatment options for a range of complex symptoms related to an airway issue.

Airway Dentistry focuses on the health and function of the airway and the facilitation of normal breathing during sleep. Common effects and symptoms can include snoring, changes in mood or behavior, bed-wetting in children and more. If you have concerns about the quality of your sleep or that of your child, virtual dental consultation with Dr. Handa can provide the opportunity to further discuss these concerns and determine the need for diagnostics and treatment.

Emily Haynes

I could not be happier with my first experience at this practice! The staff is incredibly friendly and helpful, even helped me locate my dental insurance info when I couldn't find my card. Dr. Handa came out to meet me before my cleaning to get to know me a bit and discuss my needs. I am a BIG wimp about…

5 out of 5 stars

Andrea Clericuzio

I highly recommend Dr. Handa. From the very first visit at the office, I was made to feel welcome and comfortable both by the friendly competence of the staff and the pleasant environment of the office itself. Dr. Handa inspires confidence. I was impressed with her wealth of knowledge, skill, and professionalism. Not to mention the time she takes to…

5 out of 5 stars

Wade Callison

I'm a new patient and had a great experience. The staff were all very friendly and Dr Handa's work was first rate. She did two overlays for me and they feel great. I would highly recommend this practice.

5 out of 5 stars