Our Team

.Mitchell S. Vander Baan, DDS

Dr. Vander Baan was born and raised in Grand Rapids, Michigan. After attending Grand Rapids Christian High School and Calvin College for undergrad, Dr Vander Baan completed his professional training at the University of Detroit Mercy School of Dentistry. He was awarded a prestigious military scholarship and had the privilege of serving his country as and officer in the United States Army. Dr. Vander Baan was selected for, and completed an Army Advanced Dental Residency ( AEGD ). He proudly served for 5 years prior to returning home to settle down and begin a family. Dr. Vander Baan is passionate about serving the community in which he was raised. He is dedicated to bring patients the highest quality dental care.

.Thomas J. Lambert, DDS
Dr. Lambert and his team focus on Cosmetic and Implant Dentistry in Grand Rapids, Michigan. They have been voted “Best Dentist” by the Grand Rapids Magazine Readers Poll for the last 9 years in a row. Experience does matter when you select your dental office. Dr. Lambert has served as Chairperson of the Michigan Dental Association's Committee on Continuing Education for 4 years and served as Adjunct Professor at the Grand Rapids Community College of Dental Hygiene for over 10 years. He lectures nationally on the latest dental implants including the “All on Four Dental Solution” by Nobel Biocare as well as on the latest cosmetic procedures. Dr. Lambert appears regularly as a guest on Eight West with host Jordan Carson where he highlights new trends in dental care. He is passionate about “Giving Back” and for over two decades has helped hundreds of local families by volunteering at the Baxter Community Dental Clinic.

Our Team

Our Dental Assistants
(Jodi, Michelle & Kassy)

Our Hygienists
(Aleah, Lori & Alison)

Our Administrative Team
(Brittany & Missy)

Our office team, Missy and Brittany have many years experience as Treatment Coordinator and Scheduling Coordinators and are ready to help you with all of your insurance and treatment questions. Michelle and Sarah have both achieved their Registered Dental Assistant degrees and join an elite group of health care practitioners. Lori, Janet, & Aleah all have advanced degrees in Dental Hygiene and dental anesthesia. Additionally, Lori with over 25 years with the practice was recognized as one of the top five hygienists in America by American Dental Hygienists Magazine-quite a prestigious honor when you consider there are over 125,000 practicing hygienists in the nation.

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Thank you for voting us best dentist for 9 years in a row!

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8:30 am-5:00 pm


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