Dr. Louis George, DDS

Dr. Louis George, DDS

Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery  |  
Male  |  
Age 33
(46)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Louis George, DDS is an oral & maxillofacial surgery specialist in Sioux Falls, SD. He practices oral & maxillofacial surgery.Read his story

6401 S Minnesota Ave

Sioux Falls, SD 57108

Contact Information

(605) 335-1080

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Cigna
  • Delta Dental
  • Medicaid
  • Sanford Health Plan
  • Wellmark Blue Cross and Blue Shield

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Dentofacial Anomalies
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more than 23% of peers
TMJ
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more than 5% of peers

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Dr. George's bio

This content was provided by Dr. George "Dr. Louis George moved to South Dakota from the East Coast and joined Siouxland Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery in 2007. He is currently the co-owner of the Siouxland practice and has thoroughly immersed himself in the Midwest and its wonderful traditions. Dr. George is an active attending surgeon at both Sanford Medical Center and Avera McKennan Hospital. He also serves as a primary member of the facial trauma team at Sanford. Dr. George has participated in several large research projects, and his work on the surgical treatment of obstructive sleep apnea was published in the Atlas of the Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery Clinics of North America. He was also a frequent lecturer at the annual meetings for The American College of Oral Surgeons."

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. George "It is my belief that patient care includes more than their surgical care. I believe in personally connecting with each of my patients to ensure we are creating the best possible treatment plan for them. In my experience, patients experience their best results when they feel comfortable, informed, and involved, and I strive to achieve that for them."
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Practice Areas

  • Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery
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Conditions Treated

  • Dental Disorders
  • Dentofacial Anomalies
  • Facial Fracture
  • Facial Trauma
  • Gum Disease
  • Impacted Teeth
  • Jaw Cyst
  • Jaw Irregularities
  • Sleep Apnea
  • Tempormandibular Joint Pain
  • TMJ
  • Tooth Abscess
  • Tooth Loss
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Procedures

Background Check

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0 Sanctions

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0 Board Actions

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Education

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Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

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Media & Publications

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Languages Spoken

  • English

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Dr. George's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. George to family and friends
4.5
based on 46 total reviews (11 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (46)

  • 5
    (40)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (6)

Dr. George's Performance

Trustworthiness
EXCELLENT
Explains condition(s) well
EXCELLENT
Answers Questions
EXCELLENT
Time well spent
EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
EXCELLENT
Office environment
EXCELLENT
Staff friendliness
EXCELLENT
Average wait time
10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (11)

in San Diego, CA
This was my second implant with Dr George, and I am again so very impressed with my overall experience. His staff took amazing care of me from start to finish, taking extra time to make sure I was comfortable by bringing extra warm blankets in the operating room, to calling my doctors in California...more
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in Webster, SD
Went to Dr. George to get my wisdom teeth taken out and he did not do a good job. He pulled a muscle in my jaw and cut a nerve in my chin/jaw and the nerve still hasn’t fully healed and can’t chew on that side of my mouth. I would not recommend.
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As a healthcare professional, I have high standards for my medical and dental care. Dr. Lou George has met and exceeded all my expectations! He does an outstanding job of keeping the patient informed, comfortable and relaxed at every step of the process. Do not hesitate to schedule your procedure...more
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in Sioux Falls, SD
Dr. George and his staff are fantastic! I would highly recommend anyone needing oral surgery. My Husband, Mother In Law, Nieces and Friends have all had a 5 star experience. Dr. George has a wonderful bedside manner and is very caring.
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Thank you for the wonderful review. We strive to give our patients the best possible outcome and we are happy that you had such a great experience.

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in Brookings, SD
Dr. George explained everything about the procedure very well. He was confident that my daughter would have no problems recovering and be ready for the fall semester. She followed all his post surgical instructions and her results have been very good! He was very friendly and professional and a...more
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