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
Everyone here is great, from Dr. Cooper to all the hygienists, and the front desk staff!
Katherine W.
love Dr Cooper,,,,,, he IS the best dentist I ever had
Bonnie K.
All employees were extremely courteous and professional.
Katherine B.
The service and staff are awesome
Everyone makes be feel comfortable. I. Had the same dentist my whole life and had to change because he retired. I’m definitely happy with my dentist now.
Erika P.
Painless, fast, easy, and friendly. I love coming here!
Arion C.
Everyone is very professional and friendly. It is a peaceful atmosphere. Everyone has a smile.
Dianne A.
All around, a great experience
Cashawn M.
Everyone was so pleasant from start to finish. It really felt like I had been there before. The Dentist showed real concern with preventative precautionaries and information to help with any future […]
Rhanetra L.
Great staff, very friendly and professional, and explains treatments in details with pricing.
Rachel W.
Short wait. They were all friendly and remember who you are when you walk in.
Jeanne D.
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 staff is kind and they excel at what they do. I also like that there are Saturday appointments available. I like that they offer things to prevent cavities like fluoride treatments and advising […]
Brandy T.
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 […]
Every one in this office is so nice! I love going here!
Lilah M.
Came in for a root canal. Kinda worried about the experience. But the doctor was skilled and friendly, turned out to be a way more pleasant experience than I thought. Also had a great dental […]
Modesto G.
Everyone here is so nice and they care a lot about your health, not just getting you in and getting you out! Thanks a bunch😊
Holly K.
Great staff
Samiriah C.
On time appt Relaxed environment Great service
Dan V.
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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Mon. – 10:00 AM - 7:00 PM
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
Fax: (219) 836-0338
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  • Monday 10:00 AM - 7:00 PM
  • 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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