Open Dental Mobile Appointments

In Open Dental Mobile, press Appointments.

The Appointments Tab opens by default when the app is opened. It displays the Appointments Module.

Appointment View

Operatories: Two operatories can display at a time. If using clinics, only operatories assigned to the selected clinic display. If not using clinics, all operatories display. To quickly select a different operatory, press the operatory name at the top, then press the needed operatory. Alternatively, use the left or right arrow to navigate operatories.

Date: To change the date, press the date at the top, then press the needed date.

Appointment: Tap an appointment to select it. It will display at the bottom of the screen. From here, you can edit, delete, or deselect the appointment.

Create an Appointment

  1. Tap on a blank area of the appointment tab. Tap in the general time frame you want to schedule the appointment.
  2. Select the exact time from the list.
  3. Select the patient by pressing (Select Patient).
  4. Enter appointment details. See Edit Appointment for descriptions of the available fields.
  5. Click Save to schedule the appointment.

Edit an Appointment

  1. Tap on the appointment to select it.
  2. Tap the square-arrow icon to view appointment details.
  3. Tap the Pencil icon to edit fields.
  4. Tap Save to save changes.

Move an Appointment

  1. Tap the appointment to select it.
  2. Tap the new date/time for the appointment. Tap in the general time frame you want to schedule the appointment.
  3. Select the exact time from the list.

Delete an Appointment

  1. Tap the appointment to select it.
  2. Tap the Trashcan icon.
  3. Select OK to confirm and delete.