We found 17 dentists who accept United Healthcare HMO near Altoona, PA.

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Specializes in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
901 Valley View Boulevard; Suite 100
Altoona, PA
 

Dr. Carolyn Lampard practices oral and maxillofacial surgery. Patients rated her highly, giving her an average of 5.0 stars out of 5. She is an in-network provider for several insurance carriers, including Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Coventry, and Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze. Dr. Lampard's training includes a residency program at a hospital affiliated with the University of Florida Health Science Center. Dr. Lampard is professionally affiliated with UPMC Altoona.

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Specializes in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
2606 Broad Avenue
Altoona, PA
 

Dr. Joseph Kaczor is an oral surgeon in Altoona, PA. He takes several insurance carriers, including Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, and Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO. His training includes a residency program at St. Francis Medical Center, Pittsburgh. Dr. Kaczor is professionally affiliated with UPMC Altoona.

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Specializes in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
2907 Pleasant Valley Boulevard
Altoona, PA
 

Dr. Randal Patterson works as an oral and maxillofacial surgeon in Altoona, PA and Hollidaysburg, PA. Dr. Patterson is professionally affiliated with James E. Van Zandt VA Medical Center. Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Coventry, and Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze are among the insurance carriers that Dr. Patterson honors.

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Specializes in General Dentistry
2021 Plank Road
Duncansville, PA
 

Dr. Ronald Sommer specializes in general dentistry. Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, and Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO are among the insurance carriers that Dr. Sommer takes.

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Specializes in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
901 Valley View Boulevard; #100
Altoona, PA
 

Dr. Adam Goddard's specialty is oral and maxillofacial surgery. Dr. Goddard honors Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, and Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, in addition to other insurance carriers.

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Specializes in Dentistry
1409 13th Street
Altoona, PA
 

Dr. Peter Pham is a dentist. Patients gave Dr. Pham an average rating of 2.5 stars out of 5. He accepts Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, and more.

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Specializes in General Dentistry
100 Logan Boulevard
Altoona, PA
 

Dr. Charles Dombrowski's area of specialization is general dentistry. The average patient rating for Dr. Dombrowski is 3.5 stars out of 5. Dr. Dombrowski honors Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, and Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, as well as other insurance carriers.

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Specializes in Dentistry
712 Logan Boulevard
Hollidaysburg, PA
 

Dr. James Smith works as a dentist in Hollidaysburg, PA. He is an in-network provider for Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, and Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, as well as other insurance carriers.

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Specializes in Orthodontics
712 Logan Boulevard
Hollidaysburg, PA
 

Dr. Stephanie Toms is an orthodontist in Hollidaysburg, PA. She accepts Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, and more.

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Specializes in General Dentistry
204 W Plank Road
Altoona, PA
 

Dr. Dennis Dobbins specializes in general dentistry and practices in Altoona, PA. Dr. Dobbins has received a 3.5 out of 5 star rating by his patients. He is an in-network provider for Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, and more.

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Specializes in Endodontics, General Dentistry
175 Lakemont Park Boulevard
Altoona, PA
 

Dr. Mina Saad specializes in endodontics (root canal treatment) and general dentistry and practices in Altoona, PA. Dr. Saad's patients gave him an average rating of 4.5 out of 5 stars. He is in-network for Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, and Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, in addition to other insurance carriers.

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Specializes in General Dentistry
401 N 7th Street
Altoona, PA
 

Dr. Bethany Cann specializes in general dentistry and practices in Altoona, PA. She is an in-network provider for Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, and Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, in addition to other insurance carriers.

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Specializes in Dentistry
1201 E Pleasant Valley Boulevard
Altoona, PA
 

Dr. Thomas Barrante's specialty is dentistry. Dr. Barrante takes Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, and Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, in addition to other insurance carriers.

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Specializes in General Dentistry
1015 S 13th Street
Altoona, PA
 

Dr. John Mullan works as a general dentist in Altoona, PA. He accepts several insurance carriers, including Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, and Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO.

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Specializes in General Dentistry
1913 E Pleasant Valley Boulevard; Suite #3
Altoona, PA
 

Dr. Eduardo Marquez practices general dentistry in Altoona, PA. Patients gave him an average rating of 5.0 stars out of 5. He is in-network for Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, and Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, in addition to other insurance carriers.

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Specializes in General Dentistry
3420 Pleasant Valley Boulevard
Altoona, PA
 

Dr. Mitchell Somers' specialty is general dentistry. He takes several insurance carriers, including Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, and Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO.

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What is Dentistry?

A dentist provides oral (mouth) health care, ranging from routine cleanings all the way to oral surgery. Dentistry is about more than just teeth: dentists also care for a patient’s jaw, tongue, lips, and salivary glands; they even check for signs of disease in the head and neck.

A dentist has a number of jobs they perform to keep their patients healthy. They examine areas inside and around the mouth to look for unusual lumps or swelling that could indicate a problem, and they take biopsies if needed. They educate their patients not only about the daily care of their teeth and gums, but also about proper nutrition and not using tobacco. Of course, teeth are their main focus, and dentists know how to treat them right. A dentist can clean, repair, remove, replace, or reposition teeth in order to prevent and treat disease.

Some disorders of the mouth and teeth require special treatment and surgery. Although a general dentist can perform minor surgical procedures such as tooth extractions, when it comes to more specialized oral care, there are dentists who have chosen to focus their education and experience in certain areas. These subspecialties include:
  • Endodontics, the specialty that focuses on the pulp and nerves inside the tooth (endodontists often perform root canals)
  • Pediatric Dentistry, which is dental care specifically tailored towards children
  • Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, which deals with surgery of the jaws and lower face; this can include everything from trauma after an accident to removal of wisdom teeth
  • Prosthodontics, the specialty of replacing missing teeth or bone within the mouth with prosthetics, or manufactured parts
  • Orthodontics, which involves aligning the teeth and shaping the jaw using braces

The health of the mouth can be a strong indicator of overall health. Dentists teach you how to take good care of your teeth, and they keep your mouth healthy and comfortable.
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