Dr. Leonard Gerken, DMD

Dr. Leonard Gerken, DMD

Dentistry  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 52
Dr. Leonard Gerken, DMD is a dentistry practitioner in Oro Valley, AZ and has been practicing for 25 years. He graduated from Oregon Health & Science University / School Of Dentistry in 1992 and practices dentistry, endodontics, and more.

10509 N Oracle Rd Ste 141

Oro Valley, AZ 85737

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Alliance Health Care
  • Ameritas
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Assurant Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • ChoiceCare Network
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Delta Dental
  • 13 More

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Care Philosophy

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11  Practice Areas

  • Dentistry
  • Cosmetic Dentistry
  • Dental Hygiene
  • Dental Laboratory Technology
  • Emergency Dentistry
  • Endodontics
  • General Dentistry (Dental Assistant)
  • Laser Dentistry
  • Minimally Invasive Dentistry
  • Periodontics
  • Prosthodontics

22  Conditions Treated

  • Abscess
  • Canine Teeth, Absence Upper Permanent
  • Cavity
  • Chipped Tooth
  • Dental Disorders
  • Edentulism
  • Fluorosis
  • Gingival Fibromatosis
  • Gingivitis
  • Grinding of Teeth
  • Gum Disease
  • Impacted Teeth
  • Tempormandibular Joint Pain
  • TMJ
  • Tooth Abrasion
  • Tooth Abscess
  • Tooth Attrition
  • Tooth Decay
  • Tooth Demineralization
  • Tooth Discoloration
  • Tooth Loss
  • Toothache

35  Procedures

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  • Oregon State University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1988
  • Oregon Health & Science University / School Of Dentistry
    Medical School | Graduated 1992
  • The Ld Pankey Institute
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2002
  • Naval Hospital San Diego
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1993
  • World Clinical Laser Institute
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed
  • World Clinical Laser Institute
    Other Education | Completed
  • World Congress Of Minimally Invasive Dentistry
    Other Education | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

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Media & Publications

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Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Gerken's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Gerken to family and friends
76 total reviews (2 have comments)

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Dr. Gerken'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

Patient Comments (2)

I recently moved here from an out-of-state city where patients have high expectations and the professional standard is very high. I found Dr. Leonard Gerken and Oro Valley Smiles when searching online for dentists. The office was close-by, so I called. The first nice surprise was the friendly,...more
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Dr. Gerken and his staff have been awesome since taking over for Dr. Schimdtke. Transition has been easy and they are just as welcoming and professional as the former practice. My family will continue to see Dr. Gerken for many years to come.
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