The Dental Center of South Bend (Dentistry and Braces for Children and Teenagers)
1005 East LaSalle Avenue, South Bend, IN 46617

Lauren Mummert, DDS, MSD  Board-certified Pediatric Dental Specialist

Lauren Mummert, Pediatric Dentist

For Dr. Lauren Mummert, Pediatric Dentistry is her passion in life. She strives to deliver the highest quality pediatric dental care to families. She likes to learn about patients and form professional relationships with the family. Her goal is to provide the best dental care to each individual patient. Dr. Mummert is fluent in English and Spanish.

Education:

Riley Hospital for Children, Indiana University School of Dentistry, Indianapolis, IN; Master of Science in Dentistry and Pediatric Dentistry
Indiana University School of Dentistry, Indianapolis, IN; Doctor of Dental Surgery
University of Notre Dame, Notre Dame, IN; Bachelor of Science in Biology

Dental Area of Focus:

General and Pediatric Dentistry
Preventative Dentistry
Restorative Dentistry
Dental Trauma Care

Affiliations/Organizations:

American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry
Indiana Society of Pediatric Dentistry
American Dental Association
Indiana Dental Association

Notable Achievements, Certifications, Recognitions:

Diplomate, American Board of Pediatric Dentistry
Chief Resident; Riley Hospital for Children
Indiana Society of Pediatric Dentistry Award
Arthur I Kline Research Award; Indiana University School of Dentistry
Dennis P. Zimmerman Award; Indiana University School of Dentistry

Volunteer/Community Involvement:

Back on My Feet, Indianapolis, IN: Volunteers, participates in athletic-based rehabilitation program for the homeless
500 Festival Princess Ambassador Program: Volunteers, serves as a mentor to young women, assists at events

Read What Our Patients Say
Patient Reviews
Felt like the dentist listened to me and concerns. Didn’t feel rushed
Khale L.
Very polite staff made me feel welcome
Valeria G.
Nice service. And great job
Juliette C.
I like the service i get from the place it is wonderful keep it going
Bella U.
Staff always so kind and explains everything with details step by step of they are going or did to my child
Daniel A.
Everyone was wonderful, kind and very understanding!
Evan F.
Everybody was great
Madeline M.
Everyone was so kind and sweet to my kids. It was a breath of fresh air.
Izabella T.
The dental hygienist and the dentist were fabulous with my 4 year old. So calm and patient. She had a great experience.
Natalia M.
Great compassionate care. The hygienist and doctor worked so good with my little ones first dental visit.
King G.
My kids love going to this dentist! I appreciate how patient they are with my children and everyone is very nice. I am very happy with Smile Safari!
Lee W.
Great caring staff
Jackson S.
You guys were awesome and made my four year old feel at home. She went back and got two fillings without me and didn’t even get upset. The staff is amazing and so considerate.
Estellise B.
The office staff had lots of experience working with young patients and did an excellent job interacting and caring for our son who had an emergency dental situation.
Cameron P.
We always have a pleasant experience & everyone is very nice to my son. I also feel like things are explained well, & I’m asked before procedures are done.
Donovin B.
Everyone is always friendly and appt time starts on time.
Zoe A.
We were in and out and the staff was Wonderful.
Sophia V.
Staff were very knowledgeable and came to aid in a reasonable amount of time.
Noah S.
The staff was wonderful with my son, who has Autism. They didn’t push him and found ways to do an exam that didn’t frighten him.
Elijah V.
Great staff! Friendly, helpful and great with children.
Braylee M.
Office Hours
Mon. – 8:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Tue. – 8:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Wed. – 7:30 AM - 3:30 PM
Thu. – 8:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Fri. – 7:30 AM - 3:00 PM
Sat. – Closed
Sun. – Closed
Phone: (574) 367-7146
Fax: (574) 245-7502
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Office Hours
  • Monday 8:00 AM - 4:00 PM
  • Tuesday 8:00 AM - 4:00 PM
  • Wednesday 7:30 AM - 3:30 PM
  • Thursday 8:00 AM - 4:00 PM
  • Friday 7:30 AM - 3:00 PM
  • Saturday Closed
  • Sunday Closed
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  • Phone: (574) 367-7146
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