Dr. Rebecca Lavene, DMD

Dr. Rebecca Lavene, DMD

Periodontics  ·  
Dr. Rebecca Lavene, DMD is a periodontics practitioner in Lake Havasu City, AZ and has been practicing for 3 years. She graduated from Oregon Health & Science University / School Of Dentistry in 2008 and practices periodontics, dentistry, and more.Read her story

2152 McCulloch Blvd N Ste C

Lake Havasu City, AZ 86403

Contact Information

(928) 854-5551

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Ameritas
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Delta Dental
  • MetLife
  • Tricare
  • United Concordia
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Dr. Lavene's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Lavene "Dr. Rebecca Lavene is a Board Certified Periodontist. She graduated from Oregon Health & Sciences University School of Dentistry and received her D.M.D degree in 2008. Next, she was accepted into an Advanced Education in General Dentistry residency at Naval Medical Center San Diego. After graduating from the AEGD residency, she practiced as Navy dentist for several years. Dr. Rebecca Lavene was honored with multiple military awards, including two Navy & Marine Corps Achievement Medals, the Admiral's Cup Award, 1st place at the San Diego County Dental Society Symposium, 1st place at the California Dental Association Table Clinic Competition and was published in the Journal of the California Dental Association. Dr. Lavene was accepted into a Graduate Periodontal Residency Program at the West Los Angeles Veterans Hospital. The residency provided the highest level of specialty training in the prevention, diagnosis and treatment of periodontal disease, hard and soft tissue augmentation, the placement of dental implants and treating medically complex patients. During this time, she was awarded the California Society of Periodontists Research Award for her work on Mucograft as a soft tissue substitute as well as the Robert Merin Leadership Award. Dr. Lavene is a member of the American Academy of Periodontology, the Academy of Osseointegration, the American Dental Association, the Arizona Dental Association and the Northern Arizona Dental Society."


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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Lavene "Dental Specialists of NW Arizona is dedicated to providing the finest endodontic & periodontic services in a compassionate and comfortable environment."

6  Practice Areas

  • Periodontics
  • Anatomic & Clinical Pathology
  • Dental Hygiene
  • Dentistry
  • Emergency Dentistry
  • Sedation Dentistry

13  Conditions Treated

  • Bleeding Gums
  • Dental Bone Loss
  • Dental Disorders
  • Dental Injury
  • Gingival Fibromatosis - Dental Abnormalities
  • Gum Disease
  • Gummy Smile (Oversized Gingiva)
  • Pain Disorder
  • Tooth Abnormalities as Seen in Diabetes
  • Tooth Abrasion
  • Tooth Abscess
  • Tooth Avulsion
  • Tooth Loss

13  Procedures

  • Biopsy
  • Bone Grafting
  • Cone Beam 3D Imaging
  • Dental Hygiene Services
  • Dental Implant
  • DEXIS® Platinum Digital Radiography System
  • Pocket Depth Measurement
  • Pocket Reduction Surgery
  • Relaxation Therapy
  • Scaling and Root Planing
  • Sinus Augmentation
  • Sinus Surgery
  • Teeth Extraction

Background Check

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0 Sanctions

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  • Oregon Health & Science University / School Of Dentistry
    Medical School | Graduated 2008
  • Advanced Education In General Dentistry At Naval Medical Center San Diego
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2009
  • West Los Angeles Va Med Ctr/UCLA
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2015

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. Lavene's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Lavene to family and friends
8 total reviews (5 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (8)

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Dr. Lavene'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 (5)

Saw both doctors to get my dental issue fixed. Everyone was very friendly, personable & provided excellent care. My total experience was comfortable!
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Dr. Rebecca Lavene is amazing!!! She saw my 8 year old daughter for a frenectomy procedure and it was flawless. She was so kind and gentle and made the entire experience such a fantastic one for both myself and my daughter. I wouldn't go anywhere else besides Dental Specialists of NW Arizona for...more
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I received such good treatment at the Dental Specialists of NW AZ. I don't like getting my teeth worked on but they did such a great job! I had to small procedure done that required them to numb me up. I was expecting it to be painful, but Dr Rebecca Lavene did it so smoothly and made me feel...more
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Was anxious to have a tooth taken out, but had to do it since it was fractured. Staff was very friendly & helpful and Dr. Rebecca made sure I was very comfortable during my appointment. Will be going back to get the implant once I'm ready!
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I would recommend her to everyone I know!
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