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Dr. Robert W. Barelman was born in Nebraska and raised in Montana. Dr. Barelman earned a Bachelor of Science Degree in biology and chemistry from Concordia College in Moorhead, Minnesota in 1973. He went on to earn a Doctorate of Dental Surgery at Creighton School of Dentistry in Omaha, Nebraska in 1978. Upon graduation, Dr. Barelman signed on with the Institute for Latin American Concern, providing dentistry for the poverty stricken people of the Dominican Republic. After returning to the United States, Dr. Barelman practiced with the U.S. Public Health Service in Texas before going into private practice in 1983. Dr. Barelman has trained with cutting edge doctors in the field of dentistry, including Gordon Christianson, DDS; Foundation for Advanced Continuing Education (F.A.C.E.); Michael Schuster, DDS and the Center for Professional Development; Rapport Leadership International; Align Technology for Invisalign Orthodontics and Mercer Transitions Group. Since joining Powder River Dental Associates, Dr. Barelman has provided patients with outstanding dental care, and become an active member of the community. He served three years on the United Way Board, is the past president of the Gillette Rotary and currently serves on the Campbell County Board of Health. Dr. Barelman and his wife, Peggy, have six children between them and eight beautiful grandchildren. In his time off, the couple enjoys scuba diving, motorcycles and spending time in the Black Hills.
Powder River Dental's philosophy is centered on the prevention of dental disease and dental care that is comprehensive in nature, allowing each person to maintain their teeth for a lifetime. We will provide you with a complete and informed diagnosis so that you can fully understand your dental needs. Upon understanding each individuals needs, we can customize our care so that your treatment is painless and uneventful.