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

Lisa R. Dekker-Reed, DDS  General Dentist

Dr. Lisa Dekker-Reed

Education:

Dr. Dekker-Reed earned a Bachelor of Arts in Psychology degree from the University of Washington, Seattle, WA in 1986. She continued her education at the University of Washington, Seattle, WA earning her Doctor of Dental Surgery degree in 2001.

Dental Area of Focus:

General Dentistry

Volunteer/Community Involvement:

Smile Mobile – Seattle, Washington; Indian Health

Interests/Hobbies:

Reading, spending time with family, gardening, knitting & cross-stich needlepoint

Message to Patients:

“As your dentist, I am here to understand your treatment needs and give you the best care I can provide. I love working with all types of people and am non-judgmental about the current state of your existing dentition. I want you comfortable and relaxed so your visits can be successful. I will always commit to doing my best for each and every single patient.”

Read What Our Patients Say
Patient Reviews
Great staff! Friendly, helpful and great with children.
Braylee M.
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.
Just an excellent place
Alexis F.
Everybody was great
Madeline M.
Great caring staff
Jackson S.
We were in and out and the staff was Wonderful.
Sophia V.
Helpful and quick to respond to patients needs.
Lael M.
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 was wonderful, kind and very understanding!
Evan F.
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.
Staff always so kind and explains everything with details step by step of they are going or did to my child
Daniel A.
Great compassionate care. The hygienist and doctor worked so good with my little ones first dental visit.
King G.
I like the service i get from the place it is wonderful keep it going
Bella U.
Nice service. And great job
Juliette C.
Very polite staff made me feel welcome
Valeria G.
Everyone is always friendly and appt time starts on time.
Zoe A.
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.
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.
The dental hygienist and the dentist were fabulous with my 4 year old. So calm and patient. She had a great experience.
Natalia 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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For appointments, call: (574) 367-7146
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
Get in touch:
  • Phone: (574) 367-7146
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