Welcome!

There’s no need to fear the dentist when you come to Dr. McGarry’s office … we’re the small town dentist office that produces BIG smiles!! Our staff prides itself on providing the finest in dental care while keeping you relaxed, comfortable, and smiling bigger and better than before you walk in our doors.

Meet Our Doctors

No matter what your needs — routine cleaning, whitening, an emergency or anything else — we’re family friendly, focused on your oral health, and here to answer any questions you may have. Constantly pursuing the latest advances in dentistry, our doctors and staff routinely attend continuing education seminars and classes in order to stay on the cutting edge of the field and provide you with the absolute best in care.

Meet Our Team

Dr. Patty’s staff is more a family than an office staff … in fact, some of us have been with her since the very beginning of the practice! We value our patients as our friends and will make you feel at home from the very first phone call. We have a lot of fun seeing many of our patients and their families outside the office when we’re involved at local community events, and have a reputation for making the best balloon animals around.  We love children and make learning the importance of taking care of their teeth fun! Of course, we love working with parents and grandparents, too, and we’d like to introduce ourselves. Come say hi!

Our office is located at 200 Lindenwood Drive in historic Linden, MI.

Call us at (810) 735-9426

 

Hours are as follows:

Monday: 11AM-7PM
Tuesday: 10AM-7PM
Wednesday: 11AM-7PM
Thursday: 8AM-3PM
Friday: CLOSED
Saturday: 8AM-12PM

Check out our blog below for some toothy tips!

Don’t Use Teething Jewelry To Prevent Pain In Infants

Don’t Use Teething Jewelry To Prevent Pain In Infants

The FDA issued a warning against teething jewelry to prevent infant pain. There have been reports of choking, strangulation and deaths. Teething jewelry is made of amber, wood, marble or silicone. Normal signs of Teething are - fussy, trouble sleeping irritability,...

Can We Prevent Alzhiemer’s-Yes We Can

There are modifiable risk factors to delay this disease! There is an increased memory loss of 220% for smokers - so give it another try and stop! By 2050 if you make it to age 85, you have a 50% chance of Alzhiemer"s- Here are risk factors that you can do something...

What Causes The Most Decay and Toothaches?

Many different types of food cause decay in kids, not just candy.  Foods high in carbohydrate juice boxes,peanut butter, chips also attack children's teeth- think about it when they eat crackers and smile and you see all that smush on their teeth-it isn't good for...

Worms Frogs and Onions

In the Neolithic period humans once believed the stabbing pains of toothaches were caused by a "tooth worm".  If the pain was severe then the worm was wriggling; if it stopped it was resting. In Ancient Greece they used donkey milk as a mouthwash to strengthen the...

To Brush Or Not To Brush

Not brushing isn't pretty and it doesn't smell good! The right toothbrush can save your teeth with a little help from flossing.  Remember the softer the better- they are easier on your gums- they are not the kitchen floor. There are "natural" toothbrushes that are...

No Need To Get All Choked Up!

Do you gag on x- rays? I know I do!  Children can develop a  gag reflex and so can parents.  - Fortunate we can do many things at the dentist  and reduce potential fear of embarrassment.  For example We can use mouth rinses and sprays that dull the sensation  to help...

Can I Have Skittles and A Coke- Healthy Snacking

Dr Al Danenberg a nutritional Periodontist, once asked his grandson what makes potato chips so good- he replied that they were crunchy and salty.  But they are over -processed carbohydrates, unhealthy fats and have excessive salt and chemicals and do not have most...

The Life You Save May Be Your Own

May is American Stroke month! It is the perfect time to help prevent it.  Make it a priority to help to keep your brain strong and prevent strokes! Getting enough ZZZZ's- 7-8 hours of sleep each night can help you rise and shine with enough energy to face your day! Be...

Snoring Or Really Sleeping?

Did you know that millions of people suffer from OSA-Obstructive Sleep Apnea?  It is estimated that 75% of the population suffer from this- kids as well as adults.  When you think of snoring  you think of older overweight people but children snore too!  I just had a 7...

Toothbrush Truths

Your toothbrush can play a big role in your daily routine.  It can keep your teeth healthy and bright.  But a newer, cleaner toothbrush could also play a key part in your overall health. Your mouth is the gateway to your body and is a great place for harboring...

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