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Grand River Dental Care
2700 West Grand River Avenue
Howell, Michigan 48843
General Info: (517) 546-7211

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Grand River Dental Care Office Hours
  Morning Afternoon/Evening
Mon. 10am - 12pm 12pm - 7pm
Tue. 8:30am-12pm 12pm - 5pm
Wed. 8:30am - 12pm 12pm - 5pm
Thu. 7am - 12pm 12pm - 1pm
Fri. Closed Closed
Sat. Closed Closed
Sun. Closed Closed

Appointments: (517) 546-7211

How to Find Us

Grand River Dental Care is conveniently located on the north side of Grand River Avenue, 1/4 mile west of VG's Supermarket.

Holidays

This office is closed on the following holidays: New Year's Day, President's Day, Memorial Day, Independence Day, Labor Day, Thanksgiving Day, Christmas Day.

Cosmetic dentistry for beautiful smiles

If you want a gorgeous smile that turns heads, you may want to learn about the range of dental services offered at Grand River Dental Care. Howell area cosmetic dentist Dr. Wayne Nelson is dedicated to producing quality results and beautiful smiles.

Oral surgery and extractions

If you're facing oral surgery or tooth extractions, you need reassurance and information from a trusted professional. Let Howell area dentist Dr. Wayne Nelson and his friendly staff put your mind at ease. Let us explain how your procedure can be conducted safely, quickly, and comfortably.

Skilled livingston County Cosmetic Dentist Creates Smiling Patients

We're looking forward to meeting you at our livingston County cosmetic dentistry practice.

We can solve the problems you're experiencing that are caused by teeth with gaps, discolored teeth or other unsightly imperfections. Ask us about veneers and teeth whitening and how we can maximize your dental insurance. We also provide teeth whitening, dental implants and sedation dentistry.

If you feel embarrassed about your teeth, then natural-looking crowns, veneers or a wide range of cutting edge cosmetic solutions may solve the problem. Our knowledgeable team will design an individual treatment plan to improve your teeth.

Call our office now at (517) 546-7211 for your appointment with Wayne Nelson, for livingston County cosmetic dentistry. Or complete the online form. Please don't hesitate to contact us if you have any questions. Our cheerful dental team at Grand River Dental Care is ready to deliver your stunning new smile!

If you're looking for a trusted cosmetic dentist in the Howell area you don't need to look any further. Wayne Nelson, , offers quality cosmetic dentistry that Howell residents depend on for experienced and professional dental care.

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Regular Dental Care Can Prevent Oral Cancer

You may or may not realize that you're screened for oral cancer during your regular dental cleanings at Grand River Dental Care. According to the Oral Cancer Foundation, an American dies of oral cancer every hour of every day. It's a sad proposition, especially when you consider that it is highly curable with early diagnosis.

So if you’re not visiting the dentist regularly, please call our office today at (855) 452-6600 to schedule an appointment with Dr. Nelson.

Teeth Grinding or Bruxism Can Be Treated

There are a number of things you can do if you feel either you or somebody you love is suffering from nighttime teeth grinding or bruxism. For starters, try to alleviate whatever stress in your life you can. Kick the tobacco habit and heavy drinking, and try not to drink too much coffee.

Severe cases may need to be fitted with a mouth guard or have their teeth reshaped to eliminate unusual alignment. If you feel you may be suffering from bruxism, call Grand River Dental Care at (855) 452-6600 to schedule a consultation.

Dental Decay & Sealants

Dr. Nelson will tell you that regular brushing and flossing lowers the chance of your children developing cavities. However, sometimes good habits alone aren't enough. The most decay-prone areas of teeth are the grooves and depressions on the chewing surfaces of the back teeth. These vulnerable areas require further preventive care. To protect kids' teeth from decay, a plastic-like coating called a sealant should be painted on the chewing surfaces of all the back teeth.

It's a simple process that's extremely effective: studies have shown that sealants can reduce tooth decay by as much as 90% to 100%. Please call Grand River Dental Care at (855) 452-6600 with any questions you may have about the benefits of using a sealant in preventing dental decay.

Grand River Dental Care Office Hours
  Morning Afternoon/Evening
Mon. 10am - 12pm 12pm - 7pm
Tue. 8:30am-12pm 12pm - 5pm
Wed. 8:30am - 12pm 12pm - 5pm
Thu. 7am - 12pm 12pm - 1pm
Fri. Closed Closed
Sat. Closed Closed
Sun. Closed Closed

 Call for an appointment:
(517) 546-7211

Make an Appointment

Meet The Doctor

Wayne Nelson, D.D.S.

Wayne Nelson, D.D.S.

I am proud to have served patients in our community. Through continuing education and state-of-the-art equipment, we are able to offer you and your family the high level of care you’re looking for. Our team at Grand River Dental Care and I will give you a warm welcome and our ongoing commitment to your dental health.

Credentials and Memberships

  • Dr. Wayne Nelson has lived in the Howell area all of his life, having graduated from Howell High School. He did his Undergraduate studies at the University of Michigan and Graduate studies at the University of Illinois at Chicago College of Dentistry.
  • Dr. Nelson has trained with some of the world's most prominent cosmetic dentists. The doctor's experience and knowledge in cosmetic dentistry is nothing short of the very best. See our smile gallery for past cases.
  • American Dental Association
  • Past President, Livingston District Dental Society
  • Donated Dental Services of Michigan
  • VINA-Community Dental Clinic - Board of Directors
  • Michigan Dental Association
  • Academy of General Dentistry
  • Howell Chamber of Commerce
  • Adjunct Clinical Professor for University of Michigan

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Dental Veneers for a Perfect Smile

Now you can transform your smile with natural-looking dental veneers.It's a great choice for fractured teeth, gaps between teeth, and minor bite problems.

Call our office today at (855) 452-6600 to see if dental veneers could be right for you.

Free Smile Analysis

If you want to find out how you can get the gorgeous, sparkling smile of your dreams, call our office today to schedule a free smile analysis. You've got nothing to lose and so much to gain.

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Ask Us About Conscious Sedation Dentistry

If fear of visiting the dentist is keeping you from getting the dental care you need, call us today at (855) 452-6600.

We understand how you feel and can explain how conscious sedation dentistry can help ease your fears.

Affordable Dentures

Many people who need dentures worry about the cost. At Grand River Dental Care our experienced team will be happy to explain all the options available to get you smiling again.

Dental Implants

If you're hiding your smile because of a missing, damaged or diseased tooth, call us today at (855) 452-6600 to learn how a permanent, natural-looking dental implant can get you smiling again.

Sleep Apnea Could Be the Cause

Did you know that your dentist may be able to help? Snoring problems may be a sign of sleep apnea, a sleep disorder that is characterized by abnormal pauses in breathing while you're asleep.

Call our office at (855) 452-6600 to learn how we may be able to help you overcome this disruptive and potentially dangerous condition.

Migraines? Chronic Headaches? We can help!

At Grand River Dental Care we offer the NTI-tss Plus, a proven treatement for patients with migraines or chronic headache. Call us today and find out if this small dental appliance, worn at night, is right for you.

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Meet the Doctor

Welcome to our practice! I am proud to serve patients in our community.

The combination of continuing education and state-of-the-art equipment allow us to offer you and your family the high level of care you're looking for. My team and I will give you a warm welcome and our ongoing commitment to your dental health.

Learn more…

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What Patients Say About Us

First off, Dr. Nelson has been my dentist for years and did an amazing job on my crowns. His work in my opinion has always been above & beyond. I would and have recommended him without thinking twice. My smile not only looks natural, it feels natural as well.

To everyone in Dr. Nelson's office! Thank you so much for everything you all do! I have never had a more positive experience wih a dental office. You are all so friendly, caring, helpful and personable! Plus, you have changed my life forever with all your great work! So....Thank You!!!

While going to the dentist is not something I look forward to, Dr. Nelsons personality and his pain free injection technique make the experience very comfortable. I have in the past recommended him to my friends, co-workers, & family, and will continue to do so.

This office is up to very modern standards and the latest in care. But more important is the dentist, his staff, and office personnel. Dr. Nelson is very gentle and thoughtful. He alleviates discomfort and anxiety, takes his time to answer questions, and explain procedures and options. I have had a lot of dental work done at Grand River Dental Care as well as at speciality offices that Dr. Nelson has had to refer me to and I trust him and his technical staff with any dental problems. My husband, son, daughter-in-law and I highly recommend Grand River Dental Care and Dr. Nelson.

 Call for an appointment:
(517) 546-7211

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