St. Clair Dental Center

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Gentle Family Dentist in Anchorage, AK

Schedule an appointment with Dr. Richard Wells Mittelstadt at St. Clair Dental Center and begin receiving the exceptional dental care you deserve. With over 37 years of experience, our team provides the most compassionate dental services you’ll find anywhere in Anchorage, AK, or the surrounding areas.

Dr. Dick was born in Ovid, Colorado a tiny little town where Lodge Pole Creek runs into the South Platte River.  Dr. Mittelstadt graduated High School from Fort Morgan High School, then went to Jr. College at Wentworth Military Academy in Lexington, Missouri.  Dr. M. graduated college from Colorado University in Boulder.  Next, Dr. M. graduated from Northwestern University Dental School in Chicago, IL.  After marring Marlys they trekked off to Bethel, Alaska on the Kuskokwim River beginning an eleven year career with the U.S. Public Health Service.  The time with USPHS included general practice residency in New York City.  Dr. M was involved in training Dental Interns at Gallup, New Mexico, Indian Hospital and also Alaska Native Hospital in Anchorage before starting his Private Practice at this present location: 1840 West Northern Lights Blvd.

 Dr. M. Enjoys working on teeth and has been known to claim to a patient:  “My Living Room—your mouth”.

 Dr. M. and Marlys have two sons: Konrad W. a science teacher at a local middle school and Alaska State Fish & Game Crew Chief in the summer.  Also Karl O. who has been at Alyeska Ski Resort the past 31 winters and summers, and as a Stand-up Paddle Board Instructor with his own business. Aleska, Konrad's wife, science teacher Gillian Szweda-Mittelstadt, and Sebastian Szweda-Mittelstadt round out the family


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Currently accepting new patients, we invite all Anchorage residents to visit our general dentistry practice regardless of their needs. We offer everything from oral exams and teeth cleanings to restorative dentistry and root canals. Whatever your needs, our No. 1 goal is to deliver gentle and thorough dental services to every patient. Just share your concerns with our family dentist, and we’ll go above and beyond to make sure you're comfortable.

Regular dental appointments give your dentist the chance to remove tartar and plaque from your teeth, as well as evaluate your overall oral hygiene, keeping your teeth and gums healthy. Trust our family dentist to also check the tongue and gums for signs of disease or infection. Even if we detect zero signs of cavities or gum disease, getting regular oral exams allows your dentist to notice any changes before they have a chance to become major problems.

Lower the payments on teeth whitening by visiting our general dentistry practice. We accept most insurances, offer personalized payment plans, and execute oral exams with a gentle touch.


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Oral Exams

Whether you're visiting our office for the first time or for your six-month checkup, trust our dentists to execute the most thorough, detailed dental services in town. We'll carefully review your mouth, looking for any signs of cavities, gum disease, or other oral issues.     

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Teeth Cleaning

Improve your overall oral health by scheduling your teeth cleaning at our trusted dental office. Using gentle techniques and industry-recommended equipment, we'll ensure your teeth are free of plaque and tartar buildup.

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Family Dentistry

Receive gentle and compassionate care the whole family will appreciate at St. Clair Dental Center. Our tight-knit team can be counted on to provide reliable service and pleasant experience every time.