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, 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
Scott R. Keiser, DMD
General Dentist
Michael Gasko, DDS
General Dentist
Theresa Stakem, DDS
General Dentist
Rikin Patel, 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
People are always nice and answer all questions.
Mark M.
Excellent service!
Florencia A.
The staff is unfailingly polite and helpful. Also, I would like to single out Julie, my hygienist. A genuinely nice person; I’m always relaxed when she’s working on me.
David L.
Very nice hygenist and did a good cleaning on teeth
Gail W.
The technician, Julie, did a really good job cleaning my teeth and taking a few x-rays. The dentist, Dr. Cochran, was very pleasant and reassuring. Good job all around. Thanks.
Nellie T.
Very patient friendly, not many people like going to the dentist but everyone in the office makes it a pleasurable experience.
Debbie S.
I love the employees always nice and pleasant.
Tessa L.
On time, personable, friendly, thorough, kind, team environment.
Kirsten B.
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.
Every thing went smoothly and (my teeth) had improved from the last time I was there. Can’t ask for more…..
Frances W.
First time great experience…everyone is really nice and professional I loved it wouldn’t go anywhere else i was afraid my kids were going to be scared but they treated them with lots of kindness […]
Aubrey R.
Great and friendly service.
Jaime B.
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.
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.
Dr. Cochran is so great at what he does and the staff are all friendly and knowledgeable. They made going in for fillings so much better than I could have thought possible. Nice to see people who […]
Jaclyn B.
Very friendly went out of their way to help
Edward D.
Great service
Patricia W.
Prompt service, little wait time, great hygienist
Monica N.
Very nice and got me in and out in a timely manner
Carlene 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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For appointments, call: (855) 979-3358