Dr. Karen Besler, DDS

Dr. Karen Besler, DDS

Dentistry  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 45
Dr. Karen Besler, DDS is a dentistry practitioner in Cedar Rapids, IA and has been practicing for 18 years. She graduated from University of Iowa / College of Dentistry in 2000 and practices dentistry and cosmetic dentistry.Read her story

3605 Center Point Rd NE

Cedar Rapids, IA 52402

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  • Delta Dental
  • Guardian
  • Humana
  • United Concordia

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Dr. Besler's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Besler "Dr. Karen Besler received her dental degree from the University of Iowa College of Dentistry in 2000. After graduating, she participated in the general practice residency program at the University of Iowa. This provided her an opportunity to serve a wide variety of patients, both at the University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics and the VA Medical Center in Iowa City. Dr. Besler has a strong interest in cosmetic dentistry. Through continuing education, she has expanded her knowledge in cosmetics such as veneers and in straightening teeth with Invisalign® treatment. One of Dr. Besler's recent additions to the practice is a Global Dental Microscope. The advantages of using a microscope for dentistry is maximum precison, minimal preparation and less discomfort. Dr. Besler's testimonial on her microscope can be viewed at Global Dental Microscope. Dr. Besler is also active within the community. She plans to use her vacation time to support overseas dental and medical mission projects throughout the world. She and her husband Jason discovered that their most meaningful role in life is here at home as parents to their young daughter Chloe. "


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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Besler "At Dental Associates of Cedar Rapids, our goal is to provide only the highest quality service to the families of our community. http://www.dentalassoccr.com/"

2  Practice Areas

  • Dentistry
  • Cosmetic Dentistry

21  Conditions Treated

  • Broken Tooth
  • Canker Sore
  • Cavity
  • Dental Disorders
  • Excessive Tooth Wear
  • Grinding of Teeth
  • Gum Disease
  • Halitosis
  • Impacted Teeth
  • Loose Teeth
  • Misshapen Teeth
  • Plaque
  • Sensitive Teeth
  • Stained Teeth
  • Teething
  • Tooth Abscess
  • Tooth Damage
  • Tooth Decay
  • Tooth Demineralization
  • Tooth Loss
  • Toothache

28  Procedures

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  • University of Iowa / College of Dentistry
    Medical School | Graduated 2000

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Languages Spoken

  • English

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Dr. Besler's Reviews

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Dr. Besler's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    Under 10 minutes
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