Serving the Clarkston and surrounding areas since 1979.

Who We Are
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Mission Statement:

The mission of our office is to provide our patients with quality dental care and education in a professional environment.

In order to fulfill this service, we will strive to maintain the highest standards of both treatment and technique and will deliver our care in a compassionate and efficient manner. We will respect our patients by staying on time and provide a clean and sterile workplace for patients and staff. By working together, we will try to make your visit as pleasant and comfortable as possible.

Meet The Doctors:

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Dr. Michael T. Prudhomme, DDS

(or as he’s affectionately known, Dr. Chops) has been practicing general dentistry in the Clarkston area for over 30 years. His passion for dentistry is demonstrated by the longevity of his practice and the number of satisfied patients who have chosen Prudhomme Dental time and time again.

A graduate of Michigan State University and from the University of Michigan Dental School, Dr. Prudhomme resides in Clarkston with his wife, Joanne. They have three children (Allison, Lindsey, and Luke) and one grandchild. Dr. Prudhomme is a member of the following societies and associations: American Dental Association (ADA), Michigan Dental Association (MDA), Oakland County Dental Society, Forensic Dental Identification Team, Michigan Mortuary Response Team, and the Pinnacle Study Club.

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Dr. Mary Bauer, DDS

She received her Doctorate of Dental Science in 1981. Mary has been an associate of Dr. Prudhomme’s since 1990. Always willing to go the extra mile for everyone she treats, Mary loves what she does and it is evident in the quality of care every patient receives. Mary is a member of the following societies and associations: American Dental Association (ADA), Michigan Dental Association (MDA), Oakland County Dental Society, and Pinnacle Study Club.

A graduate of Michigan State University and from the University of Michigan Dental School, Dr. Prudhomme resides in Clarkston with his wife, Joanne. They have three children (Allison, Lindsey, and Luke) and one grandchild. Dr. Prudhomme is a member of the following societies and associations: American Dental Association (ADA), Michigan Dental Association (MDA), Oakland County Dental Society, Forensic Dental Identification Team, Michigan Mortuary Response Team, and the Pinnacle Study Club.

15 Signs You Should See a Dentist:

  • Your teeth are sensitive to hot or cold
  • You have fillings, crowns, dental implants, dentures, etc.
  • You don’t like the way your smile or teeth look
  • Your gums are puffy and/or they bleed when you brush or floss
  • You have persistent bad breath or bad taste in your mouth
  • You are pregnant
  • You have pain or swelling in your mouth, face or neck
  • You have difficulty chewing or swallowing
  • You have a family history of gum disease or tooth decay
  • You have a medical condition such as diabetes, cardiovascular disease,eating disorders, or are HIV positive
  • Your mouth is often dry
  • You smoke or use other tobacco products
  • You are undergoing medical treatment such as radiation, chemotherapy or hormone replacement therapy
  • Your jaw sometimes pops or is painful when opening and closing, chewing or when you first wake up; you have an uneven bite
  • You have a spot or sore that doesn’t look or feel right in your mouth and it isn’t going away.

Information Supplied by MouthHealthy.org