The Dental Center of South Bend

South Bend, IN Dentist

About Our Office

Our South Bend dentists are happy to welcome new patients and emergencies to our state-or-the art dental practice. Our friendly team of dental professionals offers comprehensive care for all your dental needs including, dental cleanings and polishing, tooth extractions, crowns and bridges, dentures, fillings, teeth whitening and veneers. We are here to make your smile with our convenient and affordable general, preventive, restorative and cosmetic dentistry.

The Dental Center of South Bend is conveniently located at 1005 East LaSalle Avenue,  in South Bend, Indiana 46617. We have been providing you and your entire family exceptional dental care in South Bend for over 30 years and we’d love to welcome you and your family to our dental practice.

We accept most major dental insurance plans including [INSURANCE_PLANS]. This does not represent the complete list of dental insurance plans for which we are preferred providers. If your dental insurance plan is not listed here, please call us directly and we’ll be happy to speak with you about your individual dental plan and treatment needs.

No dental insurance? No Problem! Just ask about our in-house discount plan – an affordable alternative to dental insurance providing substantial savings on all your needed or elected dentistry. Unlike most dental insurance plans, you are able to use our discount dental plan to make elective, cosmetic dentistry more affordable. Call us to sign up today and begin saving on dental cleanings and x-rays, plus other dental treatments such as crowns, teeth whitening, veneers and bonding.

We are committed to finding financial solutions to fit your budget, by either helping you maximize your dental insurance benefits, offering you our in-house discount plan or assisting you with financing options.

If you are ready to make an appointment, please click the button to the right. New patient paperwork for our South Bend dental office can be downloaded here.

Our Doctors

Gary Q. Metzler, DDS
General Dentist
Michael Gasko, DDS
General Dentist
Rikin Patel, DDS
Scott R. Keiser, DMD
General Dentist
Theresa Stakem, DDS
General Dentist
The Dental Center of South Bend

1005 East LaSalle Avenue
South Bend, IN 46617

(574) 367-7000

Office Hours

Mon. – 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Tue. – 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Wed. – 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Thu. – 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Fri. – 8:00 AM - 2:00 PM

Sat. – Closed

Sun. – Closed

Our Location
Read What Our Patients Say
Patient Reviews
The dental center is so professional but equally as relaxing. The employees make it feel like such a relaxed and fun setting. They should be so proud of how they interact
James T.
My hygienist was very sweet and helpful! She was very thorough and answered all of my questions and made my appointment quick and easy.
Jenae L.
I love going to see Brooke Henry. She always does a great job on my cleanings and always super friendly!
Angela L.
Everyone was very nice and professional.
Nancy K.
I went in for a tooth that had me in excruciating pain. Everyone was so nice! They got me right in and even called to schedule the root canal for me!
Angela P.
They are good at their jobs. They get you in quick and are friendly and professional.
Stormi G.
If you need a dentist and are scared due to past experiences don’t worry, go to the dental center of Mishawaka and not only will your teeth look good and will show them off with a smile but […]
George K.
Dental assistant was caring and professional.
Maria A.
Any doctor/dentist visit can be stressful but it’s anything but that at The Dental Center. You all have made my visits very pleasant.
George K.
Terry is AWESOME!
Yolanda W.
Very patient friendly, not many people like going to the dentist but everyone in the office makes it a pleasurable experience.
Debbie S.
Took my 5-year-old to get cavities filled, he actually fell asleep! I got to stay with him the whole time. The staff was amazing, I would highly recommend this office.
Angela F.
Everyone was wonderful, kind and very understanding!
Evan F.
Service is efficient and everyone is friendly.
Christine B.
The doctor and her assistant were great. I had a reaction to the lidocaine and they took care of me in a very comforting way!
Janus H.
Great customer service at the check in check out office. Great hygienist – Marge. Great dentist!
Florencia A.
The staff is always kind and informative!
Melanie M.
The service was excellent from the moment I walked in. The entire staff had a genuine, welcoming smile and seemed to care about every client. I have rarely seen such authentic friendliness and caring […]
Lori H.
Marge was great. She tried several different X-rays to see what my issues were. Dr. Metzler is great. I don’t want to see anyone else.
Jane B.
The hygienist was excellent, very professional & spent quality time on my teeth.
Linda M.
We Accept Most Insurance Plans!
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We accept most insurance plans and will be happy to help you understand the coverage that you have. We will do our best to see that you receive your maximum insurance benefits for all covered services.

No Insurance? No Worries! See our discounts and offers here

For appointments, call us at: (855) 979-3358 or
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