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Maple Shade Dental of Peoria
11825 N. Knoxville Ave., Dunlap, IL 61525

Dental Services in Peoria, IL

Dental care is important at any age. While teeth were designed to last a lifetime, misalignment, tooth decay, and other issues can affect their look and function. Fortunately, visiting a dentist can help you manage many of these issues. Dentists can realign your teeth using traditional braces or Invisalign, or they can transform the shape of your teeth by employing various cosmetic procedures. Consulting with a dentist is also important when it comes to tooth and gum health. Without regular monitoring, you could develop severe dental issues that worsen over time, and become more expensive to fix. Visiting your dentist regularly can actually save you money over the long term.

Our dental practice offers a wide variety of services to people of all ages. From natural-looking veneers to tooth crowns and bridges, we’ve helped people regain their smiles and confidence. We provide routine exams, where you’ll receive a customized care plan that addresses your concerns and helps you achieve the brilliant smile you want. If you suffer from dental anxiety, we offer sedation treatments that can help ease your stress. With proper dental care, you can achieve a dazzling smile that reveals who you really are. Get started today by booking an appointment with one of our experienced dentists.

General Dentistry

Taking great care of your teeth and gums is an important part of your overall health. To achieve your best smile, regular checkups and dental cleanings from a general dentist in Peoria are essential. These services can keep your teeth […]

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Cosmetic Dentistry

Are a few visible flaws making your smile less than it should be? With a little professional assistance, your stains, broken teeth, unsightly spaces and other dental faults could be a thing of the past. Cosmetic dentistry is more popular […]

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If your crooked teeth or unsightly gaps in your smile make you want to hide from the world, dental orthodontics could be your ticket to a brand new you.

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Periodontal disease affects about 75 percent of American adults over the age of 35. Periodontics is the field of dentistry that pertains to the diagnosis and treatment of this common dental health problem.

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Read What Our Patients Say
Patient Reviews
All staff has been pleasant to deal with.
Tracy S.
I always feel like I am treated with respect and kindness. I receive wonderful care by the hygienist and Dentist. The office staff is friendly and very helpful. I look forward to my twice a year […]
Kathy W.
I was delightfully impressed with every flow of Maple Shade. Honestly i am Extremely critical of dentists and anything pertaining. I was highly impressed.
Pamela B.
We always have a great experience at Maple Shade. My kids love going to the dentist!
Caitlyn C.
Everyone I came in contact with during my visit was very kind, and they appeared to be happy with their jobs there. They were efficient, and seemed to be experienced in what they were doing.
Diane F.
My technician/hygienist is the best ever. Very professional, pleasant, and really a neat lady. Dr. Shanahan is a good guy too.
William G.
Everyone is always so nice and helpful
Richard L.
Service prices are reasonable, personnel is accommodating and I am satisfied thus far with the work I’ve had done.
Tafi B.
My dental hygentist was beyond excellent. Wendy is super professional and a wonderful representative of maple shade dental
Stephen C.
Wendy is a very good dental hygienist
Eric S.
Everyone is very pleasant, and caring.
Rodney L.
On time appointment, quick visit, friendly staff,
Michael S.
Very friendly
Steven M.
The people are very courteous and helpful.
Rachel B.
Care. Courtesy
Mary H.
Doctor Ruffner is amazing! He really cares about his patients and about the work he does. He knows I have terrible anxiety but he still wipes the tears away when I’m having a hard time. I can’t […]
Sara L.
I really love the staff and I was in and out quickly. The dentists themselves are friendly and informative.
Leeann D.
People and the skill of delivered treatment. I depend on Dr Ruffner for a solid plan and perfect blend of skill and personality.
Kenneth P.
Dr Ruffner is a great dentist who cares about his patients
Lynn G.
Wendy was a great dental hygienist, and the overall staff is really nice!
Bruna T.
Office Hours
Mon. – 7:00 AM - 5:30 PM
Tue. – 7:00 AM - 5:30 PM
Wed. – 7:00 AM - 5:30 PM
Thu. – 7:00 AM - 5:30 PM
Fri. – 8:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Sat. – Closed
Sun. – Closed
Phone: (309) 740-3901
Fax: (309) 243-9061
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Office Hours
  • Monday 7:00 AM - 5:30 PM
  • Tuesday 7:00 AM - 5:30 PM
  • Wednesday 7:00 AM - 5:30 PM
  • Thursday 7:00 AM - 5:30 PM
  • Friday 8:00 AM - 2:00 PM
  • Saturday Closed
  • Sunday Closed
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  • Phone: (309) 740-3901
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