Dr. Terry Preece, DDS

Dr. Terry Preece, DDS

Dentistry  ·  
Male
(54)
Save
Dr. Terry Preece, DDS is a dentistry practitioner in Anchorage, AK and has been practicing for 38 years. He graduated from University Of Washington in 1980 and practices dentistry.Read his story

12501 Old Seward Hwy Ste C

Anchorage, AK 99515

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • MetLife

*Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.

Learn about Dr. Preece

Be confident in your decisions by checking out your provider's top areas of care, education, patient reviews and more. Learn about finding the right doctor for you.

Dr. Preece's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Preece "Dr. Terry J. Preece is an Anchorage Dentist who graduated from the University of Washington School of Dentistry in 1980. He started and maintained a successful private general practice with an emphasis on cosmetics in Layton, Utah for 28 years.In 2008 he moved to SE Alaska, to the island of Wrangell, where he practiced at a community health center. Being the only dentist on the island, he provided a wide array of dental services for the entire population of 1,800 people. In August of 2010, he and his family moved to Anchorage, where he began practicing at his current location, the Healthy Smiles Dental.Dr. Preece attends extensive continuing education courses and is deeply committed to providing high-quality, comprehensive, full-care dentistry in Anchorage AK. Dr. Terry Preece enjoys hunting, fishing, skiing, golfing, and spending time with his family. He is an active member of his church. He has been married for 41 years and is the father of three children."
Less
Read Less
This content was provided by Dr. Preece "I and my team will always offer you the same high quality care that we would offer a member of our own families. We will listen to your concerns, perform a comprehensive exam, discuss all the options and then let you decide which option will work best for your situation. We strive to always be gentle, patient and caring and do our best to make your visit as comfortable and pleasant as possible. We have a beautiful, new state-of-the-art office which helps us offer you the best care possible."

1  Practice Areas

  • Dentistry

54  Conditions Treated

  • Abscess
  • Alveolar Bone Loss
  • Bad Taste in Mouth
  • Bleeding Gums
  • Bonding Disorders
  • Broken Tooth
  • Canker Sore
  • Cavity
  • Chipped Tooth
  • Chronic Periodontitis
  • Cracked Tooth
  • Crooked Teeth
  • Dental Crowding
  • Dental Disorders
  • Dental Injury
  • Dry Mouth
  • Dry Tooth Socket
  • Edentulism
  • Excessive Tooth Wear
  • Gaps Between Teeth
  • Gingivitis
  • Gingivostomatitis
  • Grinding of Teeth
  • Gum Disease
  • Gummy Smile (Oversized Gingiva)
  • Halitosis
  • Loose Teeth
  • Misaligned Teeth
  • Misshapen Teeth
  • Mouth Ulcer
  • Oral Infection
  • Periodontitis
  • Plaque
  • Receding Gums
  • Sensitive Teeth
  • Stained Teeth
  • Swollen Gums
  • Tartar Buildup
  • Teething
  • Tempormandibular Joint Pain
  • Thumb Sucking
  • TMJ
  • Tooth Abrasion
  • Tooth Abscess
  • Tooth Attrition
  • Tooth Avulsion
  • Tooth Damage
  • Tooth Decay
  • Tooth Decay Caused by Acid Attack
  • Tooth Demineralization
  • Tooth Discoloration
  • Tooth Displacement
  • Tooth Loss
  • Toothache
Less
Read Less

87  Procedures

  • Abscess Incision and Drainage
  • Amalgam Dental Fillings
  • Arestin® Therapy
  • Athletic Mouthguards
  • Bite Adjustment
  • Cancer Screening
  • Ceramic Dental Crowns
  • Complex Tooth Extraction
  • Composite Fillings
  • Conscious Sedation
  • Cosmetic Oral Evaluation
  • Cosmetic Procedure
  • Dental Bonding
  • Dental Bridge
  • Dental Cleaning
  • Dental Crown
  • Dental Examination
  • Dental Filling
  • Dental Hygiene Services
  • Dental Implant
  • Dental Onlay
  • Dental Procedure
  • Dental Prophylaxis
  • Dental Prophylaxis, Adult
  • Dental Prophylaxis, Child
  • Dental Restoration
  • Dental Sealant
  • Dental Veneer
  • Dental X-Ray
  • Denture Repair
  • Dentures
  • Digital X-Ray (CDR)
  • Diode Laser Soft Tissue Treatment
  • e.max® Dental Crowns
  • Electrosurgery
  • Endodontic Treatment
  • Excision
  • Extraction of Wisdom Tooth
  • Fluoride Treatment
  • Fluoride Varnish
  • Frenectomy
  • Full Mouth Reconstruction
  • Gum Disease Treatment
  • Gum Surgery
  • Health Screening
  • Implant-Supported Bridge
  • Implant-Supported Crown
  • Implant-Supported Dentures
  • Intraoral Camera
  • Local Anesthesia
  • Lower Dentures
  • Molar Endodontics
  • Mouthguards
  • Nightguard
  • Nitrous Oxide Administration
  • Nitrous Oxide Sedation
  • Non-Surgical Bite Correction
  • Non-Surgical Gum Treatment
  • Oral Surgical Procedures
  • Panoramic and Cephalometric Digital Dental X-Rays
  • Panorex FMX
  • Pediatric Dental Exam
  • Periodontal Exam
  • Physical Examination
  • Pocket Depth Measurement
  • Porcelain Bridge
  • Porcelain Crown
  • Porcelain Fixed Bridges
  • Porcelain Veneers
  • Preseason Dental Exam
  • Removal of Bone Spur
  • Restoration of Dental Implants
  • Root Canal
  • Root Planing
  • Rotary Endodontics
  • Simple Tooth Extractions
  • Single Visit Root Canals
  • Snoring Prevention
  • Sterilization
  • Teeth Extraction
  • Teeth Polishing
  • Teeth Scaling
  • Teeth Whitening
  • Tooth-Conserving Dentistry
  • Traumatic Dental Injury Treatment
  • Ultrasonic Dental Cleaning
  • Upper Dentures
Less
Read Less

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Alaska.

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

  • University Of Washington
    Medical School | Graduated 1980

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Preece has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. Preece has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

  • Alaska Dental Society, Member
  • American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry, Member
  • American Dental Association, Member
  • Anchorage Dental Society, Member

Dr. Preece's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Preece

4.9

Based on 54 reviews

5 Stars
98.14814814814815%
(53)
4 Stars
0%
(0)
3 Stars
0%
(0)
2 Stars
1.8518518518518519%
(1)
1 Star
0%
(0)

Leave a review

How likely are you to recommend
Dr. Preece?
(Select your rating)
Average Wait Time
  • Under 10 minutes
Dr. Preece's Performance
  • Trustworthiness
  • Explains condition(s) well
  • Answers questions
  • Time well spent
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
What People Say About Dr. Terry Preece, DDS
RecentHighestLowestMost Helpful
Reply
You guys there are friendly sweet professional and tolerant of patients like me!! I thank you all ??????
Was this helpful?
thumbs up icon option
thumbs down icon option
×Post a ResponseAre you Dr. Terry Preece, DDS?
Reply
:D Awesomesauce.
Was this helpful?
thumbs up icon option
thumbs down icon option
×Post a ResponseAre you Dr. Terry Preece, DDS?
Reply
It is my first time coming here and so far it is the best experience i ever had.The staff are great on helping you on your appointment.
Was this helpful?
thumbs up icon option
thumbs down icon option
×Post a ResponseAre you Dr. Terry Preece, DDS?
Reply
My daughter is 7 years old and needed urgent dental care. Dr. Preece did a great job. I really liked how they explained all the options for her course of care. The paperwork was all in-line and easy to complete. They fit is right in and it was convenient. I would recommend them. I like that our...Read More
Was this helpful?
thumbs up icon option
thumbs down icon option
×Post a ResponseAre you Dr. Terry Preece, DDS?
Reply
This was my first appointment with Dr. Preese and staff. Very friendly but professional and was completely comfortable throughout the appointment.
Was this helpful?
thumbs up icon option
thumbs down icon option
×Post a ResponseAre you Dr. Terry Preece, DDS?
Show more reviews

Leave a review

How was your experience with Dr. Preece?