Northwest Arkansas Family Dental
Fayetteville, AR Dentist

Welcome to our Fayetteville, AR Dental Practice!



Hey, we're Wade Kifer and Megan Johnson. We are dentists in Fayetteville, AR, and we provide high-quality dentistry to Fayetteville, Springdale, and all of the Northwest Arkansas area. Because we are centrally located, if you search for "dentist near me," you may run across us as your premier family dentist in Fayetteville, AR.

At Northwest Arkansas Family Dental, we like nothing more than sharing information and educating our patients about their oral health. We want you to be armed with the best information to make informed decisions about your dental health and oral care. Our Fayetteville practice also offers emergency dentistry treatment to anyone who is in need on urgent dental treatment. 

We also invite you to continue reading to learn more about our practice philosophies and services.

A Dentist Who is Committed to Ongoing Education

At our dental office, we pride ourselves in providing the best dentistry that we can. Our dentists regularly take one hundred to one hundred and fifty hours of continuing education per year. By comparison, the Arkansas state board requires twenty-five hours of continuing education for dentistry. We are simply passionate about what we do and always want to deliver the latest techniques and knowledge to our patients through quality and innovative dental care.

Our office also spends three to five hours per month studying all the latest research and updates that dentistry has to offer. We do our best to make sure that our team is up to date on everything from general dentistry to implant dentistry, dentures, partials, gum disease, and insurance.  

Our comprehensive approach to dentistry in Fayetteville, AR is about providing patients with the best and latest that dentistry has to offer.

Call our office, and I am sure that you will find that our friendly office staff will be more than capable of handling almost any question you have. If they can't answer it, they will make sure and find a way to get the answer for you. 

Family Dentistry in Fayetteville, AR Is Our Passion

We believe that quality shows through when you care about something, and dentistry is our passion. We try to focus on the why in our office. 

Dentistry has historically been a reactive model, and we have turned our dentistry into a proactive model.  At our office, we help you to understand why you have the problems that you have and focus on dentistry that will limit or sometimes eliminate future issues. 

In other words, preventive dentistry means innovative and cost-friendly treatments now to prevent expensive and time-consuming dental procedures later. It is always better, for example, to avoid a root infection now than to have root canal therapy in the future. Likewise, It is preferable to lower your risks for periodontal disease now to avoid ongoing treatment and potential tooth loss later.

Please go to our services page to get more details on how this type of model works for dentistry.

Dentistry for Patients of All Ages

At Northwest Arkansas Family Dental, we see patients of all ages, including children and senior citizens.

We recommend children come in as soon as their first tooth erupts. We find that this is an excellent time to start teaching them about proper oral care. When your child comes into the dentist for the first time, we are primarily looking to make sure he or she is comfortable in the dental chair. The sights and sounds of a dentist's office can be intimidating at first, so it's vital that children feel comfortable around them from a very early age. We will also be on alert for any signs of common dental conditions, including cavities—and yes, we look for cavities in baby teeth.

We work hard to stay ahead of dental problems with regular examinations and cleanings, but when dental issues do arise, we like to treat them as early as possible. When we intervene early, treatment is almost always less expensive—and less painful!

Additionally, we provide the services your child needs as he or she grows.

Dental services for your child may include:

  • Fillings
  • Professional teeth cleanings
  • Pre-orthodontics
  • Dental sealants
  • Fluoride treatments

Dental Services and Specials

At Northwest Arkansas Family Dental, we offer comprehensive services to provide healthy smiles for life. We also provide advanced services for patients who are looking to improve smile appearance, as well as TMJ and bruxism therapy.

Whether you're looking for a general dentist near me or implant dentistry, we offer a wide variety of services to help our patients keep their treatments under one roof.

If you have especially problematic dental health concerns, including the health and appearance of your teeth, our dentistry in Fayetteville, AR also addresses full mouth reconstruction. This approach means your dentist borrows from a variety of dental treatments to repair your mouth, considering the health of your teeth and gums and the aesthetic appeal of your smile.

A full mouth reconstruction may include any combination of periodontal treatment, fillings, dental implants, veneers, dental bridges, same-day dental crowns, root canal therapy, and more.

Check out our new patient special. Also, take a look at the other services that we offer. 

New Patient Special l Dentist Fayetteville AR

This site offers you the ability to download patient forms to reduce your time spent in the waiting room. We also really want to give our patients the ability to ask questions, make suggestions, or drop us a note in the contact us section of our site.

Take a look around and let us know what you think. We look forward to meeting you soon and hope that you choose us as your dental home.

Patient-Centered Technologies

Dentistry in Fayetteville, AR concentrates on technologies that focus on patient care, comfort, and outcomes.

We believe that family dentistry in Fayetteville should be relaxing and not conducive to anxiety or discomfort.

Our technologies include but are not limited to:

  • E4D Technology—this allows your dentist to provide accurate restorations without the need for gooey pastes or impression materials.
  • Digital X-rays—these x-ray types may emit up to 90 percent less radiation compared with past radiographs. This technology also provides your dentist with clear and resizable prints for improved diagnostics.
  • Same-Day Tooth Crowns—your family dentist in Fayetteville, AR relies on an on-site lab to provide quality same-day tooth crowns for our patients. This technology means no waiting for an outside lab to fabricate your restoration.

Dental Insurances and More

Our office accepts many dental insurance types, including Arkansas Blue Cross and Blue Shield. We encourage you to call to see about your insurance plan with us.

Also, we offer the NWA Family Savings Plan for the under- and noninsured. This means getting the dental services you need for a small annual fee—and discounts on the services you want.

We also participate with CareCredit.

Contact a Team Member for Family Dentistry in Fayetteville, AR

We look forward to treating your smile and promoting excellent dental care.  If you would like to schedule exams for yourself—or your family members—get in touch with us today.

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Our practice has resumed normal operations with extra COVID-19 precautions. The quality of your treatment will remain as it always has, at a high level.  Please review our patient protocols below to know what to expect for your appointment. Please contact our office at (479) 521-2002. We look forward to seeing all of your smiling faces!

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