Welcome to Our Practice
Welcome to Southlake Dental! Our dental practice has a long history rooted in the beginnings of dentistry in Northwest Indiana, going all the way back to 1932!
Today, Dr. Chris Lukasik is proud to carry on the tradition of nearly 100 years of excellence that our patients have come to expect when visiting our Merrillville, IN dental office. Most of our Merrillville patients have been with us for more than 20 years, and they are part of our extended dental family. We enjoy treating patients of all ages, from toddlers to seniors, and we look forward to welcoming your family to our dental home.
The Role Your General Dentist Plays
As a general dentist in Merrillville, IN, Dr. Lukasik oversees all your dental needs. He provides your family with all the essential services they need for healthy smiles. They include:
- Preventive dental exams and cleanings
- Digital x-rays as needed
- Oral cancer screening
- Emergency dentistry
- Tooth-colored fillings
- Crowns and bridges
- Root canals
- Tooth extraction
Advanced Dental Technology
Updated dental technology at our Merrillville, IN dental office streamlines many of these treatments and helps improve your comfort. Digital x-rays and intraoral cameras are valuable for diagnosing conditions in their early stages. But we also use them to educate you about your oral health so you can understand why Dr. Lukasik recommends treatment.
We offer beautiful ceramic crowns and bridges, and if you’re in a hurry, we also offer CAD/CAM same-visit crowns. Using CAD/CAM technology, Dr. Lukasik can design and fabricate your new dental crown here in our office in about two hours.
We’re Here for You When You Need Us
Dental emergencies are a fact of life no matter how well you take care of your teeth. You may chip or break a tooth, lose a crown, or suffer an accident that damages or knocks out a tooth.
Dr. Lukasik and our dental team know how important it is for you to get the immediate treatment and relief you need. If you need an emergency dentist in Merrillville, IN, please call us first. A helpful member of our team will listen to your concerns and determine if you need immediate treatment. If so, we will see you the same day so you can get the care you need and get on with your life.
Schedule a Dentist Appointment in Merrillville
Families in Merrillville, IN and surrounding areas have been trusting their smiles to Southlake Dental for decades, and we can’t wait to welcome you. If you are insured, you'll be pleased to know that we accept all major dental insurances and are in-network with Delta Dental and Cigna DPPO . If you have questions about your insurance coverage, just let us know, and a member of our team will be more than happy to assist you.
We look forward to working with you and your family and providing with the honest and affordable care you need and deserve.
If you are ready to schedule your next dental appointment with Dr. Lukasik, please call us at (219) 769-6424.