Dr. Norman Betts, DDS

Dr. Norman Betts, DDS

Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 58
Dr. Norman Betts, DDS is an oral & maxillofacial surgery specialist in Ann Arbor, MI and has been practicing for 32 years. He graduated from University of Michigan in 1986 and practices oral & maxillofacial surgery, oral surgery, and more.Read his story

3055 Plymouth Rd Ste 202

Ann Arbor, MI 48105

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan
  • Delta Dental

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Dr. Betts' bio

This content was provided by Dr. Betts "Dr. Betts graduated summa cum laude with a Bachelor of Science degree from the University of Michigan followed by his graduation from the University of Michigan School of Dentistry. He completed his residency in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery at the University of Michigan Medical Center, and simultaneously earned his Masters of Science degree in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery. Dr. Betts entered the academic community first serving as the Assistant Professor of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery at the University of Pennsylvania, then in New Jersey as an Associate Professor/Chairman of the Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery. In 1999, Dr. Betts returned to Michigan and accepted a position at the University of Michigan as Associate Professor/Chair of the Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery/Hospital Dentistry. Prior to joining our private practice in 2002, Dr. Betts served as the chair of Hospital Dentistry in the University of Michigan Health System."
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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Betts "The mission of our practice is to provide the finest quality oral and maxillofacial care in a pleasant and caring environment. We are dedicated in excellence in everything we do, we will treat patients with highest degree consideration, thoughtfulness, compassion and kindness that our office can provide. Our response to referring doctors will be courteous, understanding, since they are our main source of our patients. We strive to send the message of convenience, caring and concern to our patient referring doctors and the referring doctors staff. "

3  Practice Areas

  • Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery
  • Dentistry
  • Oral Surgery

1  Board Certifications

  • Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery

31  Conditions Treated

  • Abscess
  • Bad Taste in Mouth
  • Broken Tooth
  • Canker Sore
  • Cavity
  • Chipped Tooth
  • Clicking of Temporomandibular Joint
  • Dental Disorders
  • Dental Injury
  • Gingivitis
  • Grinding of Teeth
  • Gum Disease
  • Halitosis
  • Loose Teeth
  • Mouth Conditions
  • Plaque
  • Receding Gums
  • Sensitive Teeth
  • Stained Teeth
  • Swollen Gums
  • Teething
  • Tender Gums
  • Thumb Sucking
  • TMJ
  • Tooth Abscess
  • Tooth Damage
  • Tooth Decay
  • Tooth Discoloration
  • Tooth Loss
  • Tooth Malformation
  • Toothache

15  Procedures

Background Check

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0 Sanctions

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0 Board Actions

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  • University of Michigan / Ann Arbor
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1982
  • University of Michigan
    Medical School | Graduated 1986

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Betts has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Betts' Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Betts to family and friends
7 total reviews (5 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (7)

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Dr. Betts' Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (5)

Even though Dr. Betts is an excellent surgeon, I was mislead about the cost of a procedure. Dr. Betts does not work with Blue Cross Blue Shield and I received an additional bill for a biopsy. For a rather simple procedure taking 15 minutes I paid Dr. Betts $500+ dollars and then had a lab bill for...more
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Dr. Betts is such a great doctor. Just had my second extraction & bone grafting. I travel over 1 hour & have to go out of my dental network to see him, but he's worth it. This should tell you how great he is.
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Dr. Betts saw me immediately when another surgeon, in another practice, was unable to complete an extraction. By then I was very apprehensive. His competent attitude coupled with explaining every little detail led me to trust him completely. He was able to complete the extraction and bone graft...more
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Dr. Betts is wonderful. He's very good at oral surgery, makes his patients feel at ease, and follows up after the procedure. I've taken both of my children there to get their wisdom teeth extracted. My daughter was very apprehensive. Dr. Betts had here laughing within 5 minutes. She went from big...more
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I was referred to Dr. Betts by my primary care doctor after breaking and dislocating my jaw due to a fall from a ladder. After an emergency department failed to set my jaw, Dr. Betts made room in his schedule to see me immediately. He clearly explained the options I had, one of which was surgery...more
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