Dr. Samuel Galstan, DDS

Dr. Samuel Galstan, DDS

Dentistry  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 57
Dr. Samuel Galstan, DDS is a dentistry practitioner in Chester, VA and has been practicing for 29 years. He graduated from Vcu-McV in 1988 and practices dentistry, cosmetic dentistry, and more.Read his story

12290 Iron Bridge Rd

Chester, VA 23831

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  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Delta Dental

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Dr. Galstan's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Galstan "Education: Undergraduate Degree- University of Virginia, Charlottesville, VA 1983 D.D.S. Degree- VCU / MCV School of Dentistry, Richmond, VA 1988 M.P.H. (Master of Public Health) with Emphasis in Dentistry, A.T. Still University, Kirksville, MO 2012 Certificate from General Practice Residency Program in General Dentistry, East Carolina University / Pitt County Memorial Hospital, Greenville, NC Delegate to the American Dental Association Delegate to the Virginia Dental Association Master- Academy of General Dentistry Fellow- International College of Dentists Fellow- Virginia Dental Association Fellow- Academy of General Dentistry Lifelong Learning & Service Award- AGD Dr. Galstan is married to and practices general dentistry with his wife, Dr. C. Sharone Ward Dr. Galstan is active in the Metropolitan Academy of Dentistry Dental Study Club Dr. Galstan is active in the Nottoway Dental Study Club Dr. Galstan is active in the Southside Dental Society, the Virginia Dental Association, and the American Dental Association. Dr. Galstan is the recipient of the Snead-Stebbins Business Person of the Year from the Chester Business Association. Dr. Galstan has been voted as one of the "Top Dentists in Virginia" for the past 5 years by Virginia Living Magazine"


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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Galstan "Providing Dental Solutions! Samuel W. Galstan, DDS, MPH, MAGD.  Drs. Galstan & Ward are a husband and wife, single office dedicated to a patient centered, individualized comprehensive general dentistry home for your entire family. We get to know and care for our patients the best way that we can, the way that we would want to be cared for ourselves. We are not an impersonal corporation. We strive for optimal dental and whole body health, through a partnership between our patients and our doctors and staff. Clean, comfortable, easy, caring and reasonable cost. We are here to serve you.  Please give us a call at: (804) 796-1915, or visit us at: www.galstanward.com.  12290 Ironbridge Road, Chester, VA, serving the community since 1990.  Thank you for visiting with us!"


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4  Practice Areas

  • Dentistry
  • Cosmetic Dentistry
  • Emergency Dentistry
  • Minimally Invasive Dentistry

1  Conditions Treated

  • Dental Disorders

16  Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Virginia.

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.


  • University Of Virginia / Main Campus
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1983
  • Vcu-McV
    Medical School | Graduated 1988
  • East Carolina U/Pitt Co Meml Hosp
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1989
  • Fellow, American College Of Dentists
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2018
  • Fellow, International College Of Dentists
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2013
  • Fellow, Virginia Dental Association
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2003
  • Lifelong Learning and Service Award, Agd, 2015
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2015
  • Master, Academy Of General Dentistry
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2002
  • Mph
    Other Education | Completed 2012

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Galstan has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. Galstan has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Galstan's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Galstan to family and friends
14 total reviews (3 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (14)

  • 5
  • 4
  • 3
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  • 1

Dr. Galstan'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
Dr. Galstan Says:

Thank you for providing feedback that will help us to serve you better.  We value your comments and work to continuously improve your experience with our office.  If you want to tell us that we are doing a great job, please give us 5 stars in this survey.  If you have any questions or concerns, please reach out to us at: 804.796.1915 or at: www.galstanward.com so that we can work to specifically provide you better


Patient Comments (3)

Very comfortable setting and very gentle with patients.
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Dr. Galstan has been the most incredible dentist that I could ever imagine having. The visits always fly by with our warm conversations. His extensive dental knowledge and desire to always learn more is inspiring. His office is filled with friendly staff and a relaxing atmosphere. I highly...more
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Dr. Galdtans office was very attentive, and there was no hesitation from him and his staff to take care of my emergency dental need. Very clean office! Both doctors and staff were very thorough.
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