Dr. A Lauren Hood-Olson, DMD

Dr. A Lauren Hood-Olson, DMD

Orthodontics  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 37
Dr. A Lauren Hood-Olson, DMD is an orthodontics practitioner in O Fallon, IL and has been practicing for 10 years. She graduated from Southern Illinois University School Of Dental Medicine and practices orthodontics, orthodontics & dentofacial orthopedics, and more.

741 W State St Ste 2

O Fallon, IL 62269

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Assurant Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Illinois
  • Cigna
  • CoreSource
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Delta Dental
  • 2 More

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Hood-Olson "Olson Orthodontics provides beautiful smiles from an exceptionally talented doctor and staff. We pride our treatment on superior-quality results and a compassionate, warm, friendly atmosphere with a family feel. We offer an individualized approach to patient treatment plans with a variety of options. We want you to leave happy, loving your smile and feeling so satisfied with your experience that you want to refer your family and friends. Dr. Olson loves working and living in the O'Fallon area."

3  Practice Areas

  • Orthodontics
  • Cosmetic Dentistry
  • Orthodontics & Dentofacial Orthopedics

19  Conditions Treated

  • Canine Teeth, Absence Upper Permanent
  • Clefting - Ectropion - Conical Teeth
  • Craniofacial Dysostosis - Arthrogryposis - Progeroid Appearence
  • Crossbite
  • Gaps Between Teeth
  • Grinding of Teeth
  • Hypodontia
  • Impacted Teeth
  • Jaw Misalignment Leading to TMJ
  • Misaligned Teeth
  • Open Bite
  • Overbite
  • Teeth Noneruption With Maxillary Hypoplasia and Genu Valgum
  • TMJ
  • Tooth Abnormalities as Seen in Diabetes
  • Tooth Abrasion
  • Tooth Discoloration
  • Tooth Loss
  • Underbite

13  Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Illinois.

0 Sanctions

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0 Board Actions

No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.


  • Southern Illinois University At Edwardsville
    Undergraduate School | Graduated
  • Southern Illinois University School Of Dental Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated
  • University Of Rochester/Strong Memorial Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2008

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. Hood-Olson's Reviews

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Dr. Hood-Olson's Performance

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  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

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  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    Under 10 minutes
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Patient Comments (12)

The focus on the patient. I really appreciate that all conversations were directed to Ryan and Brandon. We didn't feel rushed. The office feels comforting!
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Dr. Olson and her team is FABULOUS and does an absolutely amazing great job!
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Dr Hood-Olson and her staff are just amazing!! They work so well and taking the timeto explain every move to my 11 year with Autism, which makes him feel at ease!!
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"I really liked all of the information, it helped in making the decision to choose your practice...Plus my daughter was enamored by Dr. Olson, she even talked about being a doctor. My daughter picked your office after she met Dr. Olson and read her bio."
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"In our case, Dr. Olson went above and beyond to care for my child before and after surgery!"
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