Sitka Dental Clinic is owned by Dr. Tom Jacobsen together with Dr. David Pearson. Tom holds a DDS degree from the University of Iowa and has been practicing for the last 20+ years. He is a member of the American Dental Association as well as the Academy of GP Orthodontics where he once held the presidency seat. On the other hand, Dr. David Pearson is a graduate of Washington State University and holds a DDS degree from Marquette University. He specializes in oral sedation and advanced root canal therapy.
Sitka Dental Clinic also has numerous support staff who are not only highly trained but also dedicated to their work. Rose is in charge of the front desk and handles all incoming patients as well as coordinating the appointment booking process. Clara is a dental hygienist who assists the dentists during practice. She is also a member of the Alaska State Dental Hygiene Association. The team leader role goes to Josh who also doubles as a dental assistant and majors in laser application dental care.
Sitka Dental Clinic offers various dental services. These include sedation dentistry, orthodontics, and dental implants. Some of the conditions that the team deals with every day include worn teeth as a result of attrition (gradual loss of enamel), abrasion, and erosion. Baby Bottle Syndrome is also treated here as well as any other dental conditions that might affect infants. The team will also tackle teeth root related conditions such as root amputation, root canal therapy as well as root planning.
In terms of finances, Sitka Dental clinic does accept all dental plans however the patient will have to make arrangements on how to settle any bill that might not be covered by the insurance company. Cash or personal checks are also accepted with a 5% courtesy for payment in full at time of service. The practice also accepts Mastercard and Visa credit cards. The company has arrangements with Care Credit company in case you require such services.
Sitka Dental has a 4.5 rating on Google Reviews with 20 reviews. However, the clinic doesn’t have any Yelp reviews so far. That said, on Facebook, the clinic has a 4.6 rating with 15 reviews majority being from former patients. Majority of them have expressed gratitude in terms of how the team is able to offer quick service with minimal wait time thanks to online appointment scheduling. The online booking forms are readily available on the clinic’s website.
Sitka Dental Clinic
514 Lake Street
Sitka, AK 99835