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Dr. Valerie R. Martinsen grew up in LaPorte, Indiana. She graduated as a Valedictorian from LaPorte High School where she was involved in numerous organizations and sports teams. She went on to Valparaiso University where she played soccer for the Crusaders and graduated cum laude with a Bachelors of Science degree. Dr. Martinsen attended Indiana University School of Dentistry and received her Doctor of Dental Surgery degree in 2007. While at IUSD, she was an active member of Delta Sigma Delta, an international dental fraternity, and a contributing author to its publication, Desmos. In the fall of 2007, she opened a private dental practice in LaPorte alongside her father and is excited to serve her patients and create an extraordinary practice. Dr. Martinsen is a member of the American Dental Association, Indiana Dental Association, Chicago Dental Society, Northwest Indiana Dental Society, and past president of the LaPorte County Dental Society. She is participating in the Indiana Dental Association's AIR Leadership Program in 2014-2016. Outside of the office, Dr. Martinsen is committed to community service and dedicates her time to various organizations including Big Comedy at the Little Theatre, Handley HOSTS and the LaPorte County Family YMCA. In her free time, she can be found cooking in the kitchen or outdoors running, biking, and hiking.
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Bad Taste in Mouth
Black Hairy Tongue
Burning Mouth Syndrome
Clicking of Temporomandibular Joint
Cosmetic Peridontal Problems
Dry Tooth Socket
Excessive Tooth Wear
Gaps Between Teeth
Grinding of Teeth
Oral and-or Facial Athletic Injury
Soft Tissue Infection
Tempormandibular Joint Pain
Tooth Abnormalities as Seen in Diabetes
Tooth Decay Caused by Acid Attack
Traumatic Dental Injuries
Abscess Incision and Drainage
Amalgam Dental Fillings
Ceramic Dental Crowns
Complex Tooth Extraction
Cosmetic Contouring (Dental)
Cosmetic Oral Evaluation
Dental Hygiene Services
Gum Disease Treatment
MDI Mini Dental Implant
Microsonic Dental Cleanings
Non-Surgical Bite Correction
Non-Surgical Gum Treatment
Oral Soft Tissue Assessment
Pediatric Dental Exam
Pocket Depth Measurement
Porcelain Dental Braces
Porcelain Dental Inlays
Porcelain Dental Onlays
Porcelain Fixed Bridges
Preseason Dental Exam
Restoration of Dental Implants
Simple Tooth Extractions
Special Needs Patients-General Care
Traumatic Dental Injury Treatment
Ultrasonic Dental Cleaning
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Undergraduate School | Graduated 2004
Indiana University School Of Dentistry
Medical School | Graduated 2007
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