General check-ups, filling a tooth, tooth extraction, as well as cleaning and polishing teeth are just some of the services that a dentist can provide. These services promote oral health which will greatly affect a person’s overall well being. Hence, seeing a dentist at least once in a while is recommended.
Looking for a dental clinic in Maine shouldn’t be that hard. I’m sure there’s one near you! What you should be more worried about is looking for a dentist that you can really trust. You would want someone who’s kind, someone who has years of experience, and someone who’s great with kids so that coming back to the dentist in a few months will not be dreaded. It should be a perfect match, you and your dentist.
Remember that choosing the right dentist is a long term decision as you will most likely be stuck with him or her even when your kids have grown to teenagers and adults. So, do choose wisely. Here we help you do just that.
Auburn , ME
Dr. Beckerman, a native of central Maine, is a graduate of the University of Maine and the University of Connecticut School of Dental Medicine. Scott also did a one year General Practice residency at St. Joseph’s Hospital in Denver, Colorado. Dr. Beckerman has been practicing at Willow Run Dental Association since 1997 and enjoys performing all facets of dentistry.
Being trained and certified in both Oral & IV conscious sedation allows for multiple options for safe and pleasant treatment. Dr. Bernstein is dedicated to learning the most advanced methods of treatment in a wide array of disciplines to provide you with the most comprehensive care possible. He holds membership with, American Dental Association, Maine Dental Association, Fellow in International Congress of Oral Implantologist, D.O.C.S, Oral Consous Sedation and IV Sedation Training at Duquesne University.
Portland , ME
Dr. Kerr graduated from the University of the Pacific in 1978 in San Francisco having gone to St. Lawrence University for his undergraduate studies. He completed a postgraduate program in 1993 in the surgical placement and prosthetic treatment of dental implants from The Boston Seminars in Implant Dentistry directed by the former chair of the Department of Implant Dentistry at the Harvard School of Dental Medicine. Dr. Kerr has always focused on esthetics as well as function in dentistry feeling that they are part the whole. He has taken numerous courses in esthetic and functional dentistry as well as the “art” of a smile. In 1987 before esthetic dentistry was emphasized, he had custom shaded filling materials made for him to use. In 2002 he started to use CEREC technology allowing more effective, conservative, and esthetic treatments. Dr. Kerr is a member of the American Dental Association, the Academy of General Dentistry and the American Academy of Implant Dentistry.
Bangor , ME
Dr. Buxton, graduated from Dalhousie University Faculty of Dentistry in 2010. Then Dr. Buxton and his family relocated to Bangor to begin his dental career by joining Maine Family Dental Practice.
Dr. Bailey received his DMD degree from Tufts University, Boston in 1975. He is owner of dental practices in Bangor, Maine and Scottsdale, Arizona and holds licenses to practice dentistry in both states. Dr. Bailey is a member of the Academy of General Dentistry (AGD) and America Dental Association (ADA), and Maine Dental Association (MDA). He specializes in Cosmetic Dentistry and has received advanced training in dental implants, Invisalign, Cerec crowns, and endodontics.
Dr. DeRice is a general dentist who began practicing in Portland in 1977. Dr. DeRice was the team dentist for the American Hockey League team, the Maine Mariners, from 1977 through 1988. From 1978 through 1985 he was a specialist consultant to the Maine State Medical Examiner as a forensic dentist. Dr. DeRice has always been involved with computers and was co-founder of a company which developed dental office software. Additionally, starting in 1988, Dr. DeRice has been a specialist consultant to three major insurance carriers.
Dr. Verrier-Davis, clinical interests include all aspects of general dentistry with an emphasis on dental implant-related surgery, advanced bone grafting, soft-tissue surgery, implant placement and restoration with or without the use of multiple drug enteral and/or parenteral sedation/anesthesia techniques. She is committed to an extremely high level and aggressive schedule of ongoing continuing education in order to provide her patients the very best dentistry has to offer.
Bangor , ME
Dr. Brookings practices the fine art & science of dentistry with the experience and care to provide you with the best cosmetic & restorative dentistry. Dr. Rob has been caring for patients in our community for over 20 years. Dr. Rob is proud to be a member of the American Dental Association, Maine Dental Association, Academy of General Dentistry, Penobscot Valley Dental Society, the OKU Dental Honor Society and serves on the Leadership Council of the Maine Donated Dental Services.
Lewiston , ME
Dr. Rose graduated from Loma Linda University School of Dentistry. Upon graduation she was accepted into the Omicron Kappa Upsilon National Dental Honor Society for exceptional academic and clinical achievement. Dr. Rose has had extensive training for implants at the Misch International Implant Institute and for cosmetic dentistry at The Dawson Academy. She has recently received fellowship at the International Congress of Oral Implantologists.Dr. Rose is a member of the American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry, the Academy of General Dentistry, the American Dental Association, the Maine State Dental Association, and the Androscoggin County Dental Association.
Dr. Kippax has practiced in Lewiston since 1990 and currently provides oral and maxillofacial trauma services to Central Maine Medical Center. He is licensed in Maine, Vermont, and Massachusetts.