Dr. James Lalonde, DDS

Dr. James Lalonde, DDS

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Dr. James Lalonde, DDS is a prosthodontics practitioner in Lafayette, IN and has been practicing for 38 years. He graduated from Ohio State University / College of Dentistry in 1980 and practices prosthodontics, orthodontics, and more.Read his story

1501 Sagamore Pkwy N

Lafayette, IN 47904

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  • Ameritas
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • CompBenefits Corp.
  • Delta Dental
  • Dental Network of America
  • DenteMax
  • Dominion Insurance
  • Guardian
  • Humana
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Dr. Lalonde's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Lalonde "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 in 1980. He brings 38 years of experience in clinical dentistry as well as earning a specialty certificate in Prosthodontics from the I.U. School of Dentistry in 2011. As a member of the American College of Prosthodontists ,the International Congress of Oral Implantologists,the American Academy of Implant Dentistry ,the Academy for Sports Dentistry ,among others ,Dr. Lalonde is an expert in advanced Restorative and Cosmetic Dentistry. He is board certified in both the restorative and surgical components of oral implantology and he is one of only 15 board-certified implantologists in the state of Indiana , making him a Diplomate of the International Congress of Oral Implantologists. Dr Lalonde also 32 years experience with treating TMD ( also known as TMJ to the layman) patients.He has taken advanced training for TMD diagnosis and treatment at the Dawson Academy,the Cleveland Clinic (spent extensive time with Dr Hudson Heidorf ,their TMD consultant there for almost 20 years , the Ohio State University (Full Mouth Rehabilitation and Gnatholoigic Occlusion),the University of Florida Facial Pain Clinic ,Craniofacial Pain and Pathofunction Mini-Residency) and many other of the top lecturers in the world.And since sleep disturbances are frequently related to TMD he also has over 15 years of experience and hundreds of hours of lectures relating to oral appliances to treat sleep apnea and other related sleep disturbances such as Upper Airway Resistance Syndrome (UARS), bruxism and clenching. 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."
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This content was provided by Dr. Lalonde "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.One of my most influential mentors, Dr Peter Dawson, taught me the WIDIOM rule. Would I Do It On Me ! or any of my loved ones . That has always been my guidance when formulating treatment for all of my patients.

Our office also utilizes the latest in advanced technology such  as  Dental CATSCANS also known as CBCT, digital radiography  to use the lowest possible diagnostic dose,  ans BIOLASE laser treatment for treating periodontal disease and also PERI-Implantitis,( also for  frenectomies and other  soft tissue surgeries, and also  DIODE lasers for  the same."

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10  Practice Areas

  • Prosthodontics
  • Cosmetic Dentistry
  • Dentistry
  • Emergency Dentistry
  • Endodontics
  • Implant Dentistry
  • Laser Dentistry
  • Orofacial Pain Dentistry
  • Orthodontics
  • Reconstructive Dentistry

17  Conditions Treated

  • Broken Tooth
  • Cavity
  • Chipped Tooth
  • Dental Disorders
  • Grinding of Teeth
  • Loose Teeth
  • Tempormandibular Joint Pain
  • TMJ
  • Tooth Abrasion
  • Tooth Abscess
  • Tooth Attrition
  • Tooth Damage
  • Tooth Decay
  • Tooth Demineralization
  • Tooth Discoloration
  • Tooth Loss
  • Toothache

23  Procedures

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Education

  • Ohio State University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated
  • Ohio State University / College of Dentistry
    Medical School | Graduated 1980

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Languages Spoken

  • English

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Dr. Lalonde is an excellent dentist - skillful, knowledgeable, patient, and charming! What more can you ask for? He explains everything to you. His work is professional and top notch. His rates are affordable. The assistants and support staff are warm, friendly, and extremely helpful. He is a rare...Read More
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Linda Naimi in West Lafayette, IN – Sep 08, 2018
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This Doctor is amazing! Had to visit a dentist while I was visiting from Palm Beach Florida. I sought out Dr. LaLonde because of his specialty. Was I ever impressed not only with the state of the art immaculate office, but his knowledge of finding the problem immediately. I would actually fly up to...Read More
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Palm beach – Apr 07, 2018
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Dr. LaLonde is very knowledgeable at treating many areas of oral care. I had suffered with severe TMJ for several years and he helped me to finally get relief. The staff is also very friendly.
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Sheri – Mar 27, 2018
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I cannot honestly put into words how much I love Dr. Lalonde and his staff. I have been dealing with chronic migraine and fatigue for well over a decade. Literally from my first appointment he has devoted an incredible amount of time to helping me, including consulting with other doctors to try to...Read More
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Eric S in West Lafayette, IN – Jan 04, 2018
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It is difficult to write a review about a professional without being of that profession. However, as a retired biomedical engineer, I can say that I have seen nothing of concern in matters common to all clinics. Dr. Lalonde is friendly, interacts with patients well and answers all questions to...Read More
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Pine Village, IN – Oct 05, 2017
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