When expertise matters, Dr. Lalonde and his experienced team stand ready to deliver advanced cosmetic and complex restorative solutions while utilizing the latest in dental technologies.

Dr. James Lalonde, DDS

James Lalonde, DDS

Dr. James Lalonde received his bachelor’s degree in Microbiology from The Ohio State University. He went on to complete his Doctor of Dental Surgery at the Ohio State College of Dentistry.

He brings 38 years of experience in clinical dentistry as well as a certified specialization in Prosthodontics. As a member of the American College of Prosthodontics and the American Academy of Maxillofacial Prosthetics, Dr. Lalonde is an expert in advanced Restorative and Cosmetic Dentistry. He is one of only 15 board-certified implantologists in the state of Indiana. He is a diplomat of the International Congress of Implantologists.

Dr. Lalonde practices all facets of complex rehabilitation procedures, as well as treatment of special needs, related to cancer and trauma patients. He also understands the need to help patients relax and is a member of the American Academy of Dental Sleep Medicine. He is also a member of the American Dental Association and the Indiana Dental Association.

What is a prosthodontist?

Prosthodontists are specialized dentists with advanced training and expertise in the areas of complex restorative treatment and comprehensive cosmetic solutions.

Prosthodontists are specialized dentists with advanced training and expertise in the areas of complex restorative treatment and comprehensive cosmetic solutions.

How is a prosthodontist different from a general dentist?

1

Advanced Training

After four years of post-graduate dental school education, prosthodontists complete three additional years of intensive training in a program accredited by the American Dental Association (ADA). Their advanced clinical education in prosthodontics focuses on the diagnosis and comprehensive treatment of complex restorative and cosmetic dentistry.

2

Specialized Knowledge and Skills

Prosthodontists possess a highly specialized knowledge base and clinical skill set in the areas of dental implants, crowns, bridges, dentures, and complex facial and birth defects.

3

High Level of Expertise

Expertise matters when it comes to more complicated dental restorations and transformative smile makeovers.

Known as the architects of beautiful smiles, prosthodontists deliver specialized treatment for:

  • Complete Smile Makeovers
  • Porcelain Veneers
  • Lifetime Tooth Replacement with Dental Implants
  • Complex Smile Restoration due to traumatic injury or birth defects

AAID - American Academy of Implant DentistryMisch International Implant InstituteInternational Congress of Oral ImplatologistsABOI - American Board of Oral ImplantologyACP - American College of Prosthodontists - Your smile. Our specialty.