Wadas Dental of Munster
417 East Ridge Road, Suite A, Munster, IN 46321

General Dentists in Munster

General family dentistry is here to help you and your family enjoy beautiful, healthy smiles all throughout your lives. Taking care of your teeth at home and visiting your dentist on a regular basis will help to keep your teeth and gums in the best shape. Please call our general dental office today to improve the health of your smile.

How Would You Define a General Dentist?

A general dentist is skilled at providing preventative and general dental procedures for the teeth and gums, such as cleanings, repairs and disease prevention treatments. Patients should seek the care of a general dentist as their first step to a beautiful, healthy smile.

General Dentist: Your Primary Dental Provider

General dentists perform essential maintenance procedures, and care for the teeth and gums for patients of all ages. They also diagnose and treat tooth decay and other problems. If necessary, a general dentist can refer you to the appropriate specialist. A good dentist will also make sure their patients receive proper dental education so that they can take good care of their teeth for a lifetime.

What Are General Dentistry Services?

General dentistry services cover a wide range of activities since they are designed to preserve and protect the overall health of your teeth, gums and mouth. The following is a list of general dentistry services, treatments and procedures that we provide to help ensure our patient’s dental health and well-being.

  • Dental Implants
  • Dental Sealants
  • Dentures and Dental Services
  • Laughing Gas Sedation Dentistry
  • Oral Cancer Screenings
  • Oral Hygiene and Bad Breath Cure
  • Restorative Dentistry and Tooth Fillings
  • Root Canal Therapy
  • Tooth Crowns and Bridges
  • Tooth Extractions

How Often Do I Need to Go to the Dentist?

Most patients should see a dentist every six months. Your dentist will check for problems you may not be able to see or feel and can treat them while they’re at a manageable stage.

How Much Does a Dentist Visit Cost?

How much a dental visit costs will vary from patient to patient because it is dependent on what general dental services you’ll need and your level of insurance coverage. Contact our office, and we’ll determine the cost of your first dental visit with us.

How to Make a Dentist Appointment from Your Home

Are you searching for, “Find a general dentist near me?” If so, you’ve taken the first step toward setting up your appointment at our dentist general practice. Simply call our office, and we’ll schedule a visit for you with one of our dentists. We’ll also be happy to answer any questions you have.

How to Prepare for a Dentist Appointment

Before you arrive for your dental appointment, continue to care for your teeth as you normally do at home. Avoid any aggressive brushing or flossing or excessive use of mouthwash. Organize your dental and medical information so that you can provide us with your medical history and your current medications and supplements.

What Happens If You Skip Going to the Dentist?

It can be tempting to skip out on dental checkups when life gets busy. However, prevention is key when it comes to maintaining a beautiful, healthy smile for a lifetime. If tooth decay is left untreated, for example, it can lead to toothaches, bad breath, infection and ultimately, loss of the tooth or teeth. Call us today to arrange an exam, and our dentists will help you keep a beautiful, healthy and pain-free smile for many years to come.

Dental Implants

If you are missing one or more teeth, you’re in good company. According to the American College of Prosthodontists, more than 120 million Americans are too. Like most of them, however, you’d probably like to do something about it. […]

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Dental Sealants

No place in the world is free from tooth decay; it affects people of all ages, especially children. One effective and often overlooked way to prevent tooth decay and cavities is the application of dental sealants.

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Dentures and Dental Services

Basically, anyone who wants to replace missing teeth should consider how a denture can quickly restore a smile. Dentures are custom-formed dental appliances that use a removable frame or a dental implant to hold any number of artificial teeth. A […]

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Oral Cancer Screenings

Thousands of patients develop oral cancer each year, and unfortunately, many growths have already advanced to more dangerous stages by the time they’re detected. Fortunately, with help from your dentist, you can beat the odds by detecting the disease early.

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Oral Hygiene and Bad Breath Cure

Good oral hygiene is vital to achieving a healthy smile. Poor oral hygiene can cause tooth decay, gum disease, and even bad breath. Unpleasant-smelling breath can be an embarrassing problem, but it can often be alleviated with halitosis treatment. Our […]

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Restorative Dentistry and Tooth Fillings

Your teeth and gums are capable of lasting a lifetime with proper care and maintenance. Over time, teeth may develop cavities that hinder chewing or even speaking. If you’re suffering from a cavity or other dental issue, it may be […]

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Root Canal Therapy

A root canal is needed when the soft tissues inside your tooth are too damaged or diseased to heal or be repaired. If you’re suffering from advanced tooth decay or a severe infection, this common procedure could save your tooth. […]

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Sleep Apnea Treatment: Oral Appliance Therapy (OAT)

We treat obstructive sleep apnea in Munster, the most common type of this sleep disorder. People with OSA have the soft tissues in the back of their throat collapse, causing breathing to stop for 10 seconds or more at a […]

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Tooth Crowns and Bridges

If you suffer from damaged or missing teeth, you may be a good candidate for dental bridges or a tooth crown. Our practice offers affordable tooth crowns and bridges in Munster that can restore your smile and confidence. These tooth […]

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Tooth Extractions

Your teeth are strong and resilient, and they’re meant to last for a lifetime. Unfortunately, sometimes they must be removed due to disease, trauma or other circumstances. When you have a tooth pulled by your dentist, the procedure is called […]

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Patient Reviews
My trips to Wadas have been nothing short of pleasant, quick, and easy. The hours are very convenient and the staff is always so friendly! I’ve been here twice and I’ve always been taken […]
Excellent customer service! Fast and friendly.
Thomas R.
Very fast! Staff is super sweet!!!
Amanda B.
Amber the dental hygienist was very polite and informed me of every step before giving care, she even discuss the next thing I could do in prevention and protecting the teeth that I have left. All […]
My dental asst. Tasha was wonderful! I was really nervous and she really calmed me down. Dr. Cooper is great, he is also very calming and answered all my questions. I’m really glad we choose […]
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I highly Recommend this office . A Super Friendly , Professional and always helpful staff .
G B.
Excellent service from staff. The dentist and staff. explained the service in detail. I will recommend this dentist to family and friends.
Wendy D.
Amber was very good. She made me feel at ease and did a great job.
Janice M.
After our former dentist retired, we had to find a new dentist for our whole family. I am thankful we found the Wadas Dental Center. Everyone in the office was wonderful to deal with and Dr. Cooper […]
Shari K.
The whole staff was absolutely awesome
Laura D.
Doctor listened to my concerns, explained things,
Ricardo R.
I have been going to Dr Wadas Dental since I was very young and this dental center is exceptional. Everyone is very pleasant and gives great service. Also, Dr. Botica is one of the very best dentists […]
Ericka G.
I Love Dr. Cooper & Staff, they really make me feel very welcome…
LaToya C.
Very friendly.
Eric K.
The staff is very compassionate.
Tonya W.
Really love the environment, lovely front desk staff and very gentle hygienists as well as doctors in this facility ! Shoutout to amber!
Amber P.
The staff here is friendly and helpful. I need to have a few different things done, and Dr. Cooper explained everything while developing my treatment plan. He and Maria listened to my concerns and […]
Katherine W.
Entire team is the Best!! Extremely friendly and knowledgeable:) Dr. Botica is the BEST!!!
Danielle W.
Great care given by staff and dentist. Actually listen to you and advises what is necessary to have done. Doesn’t do things that aren’t necessary!
Sheila B.
At the age of 51, Dr Cooper took away my fear of dentists! Believe it or not it was with a full upper implant procedure too! Teeth pulled, metal drilled into my head, constant visits back and forth […]
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Tue. – 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Wed. – 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Thu. – 8:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Fri. – 8:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Phone: (219) 552-7674
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  • Tuesday 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
  • Wednesday 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
  • Thursday 8:00 AM - 4:00 PM
  • Friday 8:00 AM - 2:00 PM
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