Our Battle Creek dentist office's most frequently asked questions

As a premier dentist office in Battle Creek, Houghtaling Dental fields a lot of questions. For your convenience we have compiled those questions and have them listed below. If you have additional questions about our dental services or policies, do not hesitate to give us a call or contact us via our contact form.

We do not offer in office payment plans. However, we do accept payments through carecredit.com.


We do not participate with any insurance company. However, we will process your dental benefits on your behalf. We cannot bill Medicaid or Medicare.

Your dental benefits are a contract between you, your employer, and the insurance company. We are limited to knowing what each patient’s benefits are, so we recommend you be aware of your dental benefits, their limitations, and your copay before dental treatment.

Our staff is dedicated to patient care and we strive to make your experience comfortable from start to finish. We treat our patients with compassion and professionalism.

Yes, one of our services is pediatric dentistry. The ADA recommends children start being seen at 12 months of age. Being proactive in dental visits can increase their comfort level and reduce the risk of childhood decay.

Absolutely! Both of our dentists are accepting new patients. If you are transferring from another dentist, please provide us with your most recent dental records, including any X-rays.

Our staff will do our very best to see you the same day of an emergency. We are open 5 days a week to help accommodate your schedule.

We ask that you give 24 hours’ notice if you are unable to keep your scheduled appointment. This allows for other patients to be scheduled into that appointment time.

Yes we do. We work with local labs to make the denture that works best for you and is comfortable for daily wear.