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

Toni-Marie Small, DDS  Pediatric Dentist

Dr. Toni-Marie Small is an experienced pediatric dentist with a passion for treating children and making them smile. She easily engages her young patients, sharing their interests in popular children’s programming and after school activities. Dr. Small’s ability to relate to her patients builds a bond of trust, putting them at ease and making dental visits a positive experience. She has specialized training in the treatment of Autism Spectrum Disorder as well as children and patients with special needs. Dr. Small not only focuses on dental care, she incorporates building good family habits to achieve optimal, life-long oral health for her patients.

Dr. Small began her education at the College of Wooster, Wooster, OH, where she earned a Bachelor of Arts in Chemistry. She attended the University of the West Indies School of Dentistry, St. Augustine, Trinidad & Tobago, where she received her Doctor of Dental Surgery degree. Dr. Small completed her dental residency in Advanced Education in General Dentistry at NYU Langone Dental Medicine. She continued her education at Nova Southeastern University, Davie, FL, receiving her Master of Science in Dentistry degree and Postgraduate Certificate in Pediatric Dentistry.

Dr. Small is Invisalign® certified and a member of the American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry, the Florida Academy of Pediatric Dentistry and the American Dental Association. Over the past two years, she has volunteered her time to the Give Kids a Smile organization, which provides free dental care to underserved children and patients with special needs.

When she’s not treating patients, Dr. Small enjoys crafting, travel and trying new cuisine.

Read What Our Patients Say
Patient Reviews
Just an excellent place
Alexis F.
People are always nice and answer all questions.
Mark M.
Everyone is always friendly and appt time starts on time.
Zoe A.
Professionalism, waiting period wasn’t that long to be called back.
Jariyah W.
Everyone was wonderful, kind and very understanding!
Evan F.
Everyone seems genuinely caring. It makes you feel much better when your child is not so sure about everything.
Carmen C.
love everything!
Emerald A.
Great drs
Jessica S.
I love the employees always nice and pleasant.
Tessa L.
Genesis got a filling and she was very comfortable and content and I was nervous for her but I was made feel at ease.
Genesis H.
Friendly, knowledgeable and pleasant staff!
Alexis M.
Everyone was very kind and professional.
Ava H.
always kind , care for my children as if there own great group of women .
Alejandra G.
Love the dentist she is very personable and considerate. Great outgoing personality. (Female dentist not the male)
Kai N.
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.
Very professional and time efficient. Boys were both comfortable.
Aaron A.
Great staff! Friendly, helpful and great with children.
Braylee M.
My daughter was so nervous to have her first filling done. The hygienist that came and got her, was so upbeat, positive and energetic. My daughter came out after the procedure, smiling and talked […]
Mackenzi C.
Dentist was extremely helpful.
Chelsea C.
Good service and nice people
Criss C.
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 - 4:00 PM

Saturday by appointment

Phone: (574) 367-7146
Fax: (574) 245-7502
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Office Hours
  • Monday 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
  • Tuesday 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
  • Wednesday 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
  • Thursday 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
  • Friday 8:00 AM - 4:00 PM
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