Dr. Michael Kempf, DDS

Dr. Michael Kempf, DDS

Reconstructive Dentistry  ·  
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Age 65
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Dr. Michael Kempf, DDS is a reconstructive dentistry practitioner in Ashland, OR. He graduated from University Of Illinois At Chicago in 1978 and practices reconstructive dentistry, oral surgery, and more.Read his story

993 Siskiyou Blvd Ste 3

Ashland, OR 97520

Contact Information

(541) 482-1741

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Cigna
  • Providence Health Plans

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Dr. Kempf's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Kempf "I am the proud father of one grown daughter who has served as captain/anchor on a State HS championship swimming team. She has an MS and devotes her life to teaching math and english to non english speaking children.. I enjoy singing in church choirs and ensembles, and have played electric guitar in a "Jesus Rock Band." MY hobbies include classical vocal singing and currently working with the Rogue Valley Chorale. Enjoy and play Jazz, Folk, Rock, Blues, and pop as well as Classical, piano, guitar and bass.. Enjoy ocean fishing and Oregon stream and fly fishing, as well as x-country skiing, and boating on the mountain lakes of Oregon with my friends.. Came to Oregon from Chicago beginning of 1981, and have not been disappointed. Enjoy our Ashland plays at OSF and Bomer as well! My undergraduate Biology Degree from the Jesuits in Chicago helped to give me direction through a 4 Year dental program at the University of Iliinois. Have done post grad at SF, Roth Center; and also post grad at OHSU on the hill in Portland, at the dental school . Just last year did several trips to Denver to brush up and become current on latest restorative care/ techniques. "

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Kempf "My intention is to try and treat everyone as I would like to be treated.  My time is best spent  diagnosing my patients and effectively implementing the care  and treatment that  the patient  truly  desires...  I honestly  wish to do no more and no less dentistry than what  the patient wants me to do.  

We attempt  always to be good listeners, and to distance ourselves  from the "cookie cutter" or "mill" approach, which we see in many dental offices today..

Having said that, it is of particular pride and satisfaction (and humbleness) when we can reflect  on a patient that has chosen for health and (or) esthetic reasons, to enter into comprehensive restorative care, and make a helpful change, improving the quality of life of the patient... "

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14  Practice Areas

  • Reconstructive Dentistry
  • Cosmetic Dentistry
  • Dentistry
  • Emergency Dentistry
  • Endodontics
  • Family Dentistry
  • Laser Dentistry
  • Minimally Invasive Dentistry
  • Neuromuscular Dentistry
  • Oral Surgery
  • Orofacial Pain Dentistry
  • Periodontics
  • Sleep Medicine Dentistry
  • Sports Dentistry

20  Conditions Treated

  • Broken Tooth
  • Cavity
  • Chipped Tooth
  • Dental Disorders
  • Gingivitis
  • Grinding of Teeth
  • Gum Disease
  • Head and Neck Pain
  • Loose Teeth
  • Migraine
  • Misaligned Teeth
  • Tempormandibular Joint Pain
  • TMJ
  • Tooth Abrasion
  • Tooth Abscess
  • Tooth Attrition
  • Tooth Decay
  • Tooth Demineralization
  • Tooth Loss
  • Toothache

21  Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Oregon.

0 Sanctions

No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

0 Board Actions

No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

Education

  • Loyola University Chicago
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1974
  • University Of Illinois At Chicago
    Medical School | Graduated 1978
  • Oregon Health Sciences University
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1996
  • Aldo Leopardi Implant Practice Residency 2009
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Northeast Regional Board Certification
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1978
  • Western Regional Board Certification
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1980
  • Obi Certifications In Functional Diagnosis and Jaw Stabilization and Rehabilitation
    Other Education | Completed 2016

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Kempf has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. Kempf has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Kempf's Reviews

4.8
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Kempf to family and friends
24 total reviews (13 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (24)

  • 5
    (21)
  • 4
    (2)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
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  • 1
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Dr. Kempf's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    Under 10 minutes
Dr. Kempf Says:
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So thankful to our many gracious and courteous patients who took the time to post a review...;-)

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Patient Comments (13)

I had my first visit to Dr Kempf's office yesterday. I had a tooth that had become loose during the past few months. Unfortunately, the tooth couldn't be saved, but during my visit, Dr Kempf and his assistant/office mgr/dental hygienist, Sandy, were able to examine, evaluate and, ultimately...more
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Thanks to Dr. Kempf, I'm less bashful about showing my smile. I used to have poor oral health, bleeding when I brushed, and other issues that kept me from smiling as much. From my very first visit, my teeth felt healthier, especially when I follow Dr. Kempf's instructions. Now, I feel more free to...more
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I have been seeing Michael R. Kempf, DDS for dental care since late 2011-early 2012. He has replaced old fillings, added new and very challenging ones, whitened my teeth and cleaned them regularly. He has also performed minor oral surgery on a deciduous tooth that somehow lasted over half a...more
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Jeremy, Your personal insights about our practice are extremely well received; both your clinical and academic prowess precede you as you are lauded in the literature and by your peers... You have encouraged me to continue my education, and I strive to reach higher goals and push myself this coming year directly due to you and pros like yourself..Wishing you the best in your quest moving forward, and pray this sincere response raises your spirits as much as you have raised mine...

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Cares & goes the extra mile for his patients!
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Dear Sheri, I must personally thank you for your effort in leaving this review... AS you know, it is particularly important in the digital world to receive affirmation from our patients of record. You have always been a bright and engaging patient and one whose approval I truly respect, and am proud to receive. Hoping this letter finds you well and hoping to see you again soon.. Thank you so much for entrusting to us your dental needs... Sincerely, Michael, Sandy and Tony

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I have been a patient of Dr. Kempf for many years. He and is staff are genuinely interested in providing excellent care. Dr. Kempf takes time to explain any problems you may have and will give you good information on different solutions. I have always been pleased with the quality of his work.
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Dear Craig, Thank you so much for your review;-) I am very grateful that you have entrusted me to be your dentist over the years. At this time it is particularly pleasing to me that you have given us a digital vote of confidence, and shared that with others.. My hat is off to you Craig, and I hope that we can maintain our mutual respect and friendship for many years to come! Sincerely, Michael and Sandy and Tony

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