COMMUNITY DENTAL CENTER

Call: 734-998-9640

406 North Ashley Street
Ann Arbor, MI 48103

ABOUT

Description

Since 1981, the University of Michigan School of Dentistry's Community Dental Center, has collaborated with the City of Ann Arbor to address the unique needs of individuals including those limited by finances and physical challenges. Our experienced, caring staff provides the highest level of comprehensive dental care so that our patients may achieve and maintain optimal oral health and dignity. Our team includes staff dentists with over 40 years of combined experience, hygienists, dental assistants and pre-doctoral dental and dental hygiene students from the University of Michigan School of Dentistry. We strive to provide a relaxing atmosphere for personalized care, with the goal of achieving your best dental health and smile.

We are centrally located in downtown Ann Arbor with free, on-site parking.

Hours of Business

Monday - Thursday: 8am - 5pm

Friday: 8am - 1pm

SERVICES

What We Offer

Community Dental Center is a full service dental office and offers:

  • Examination and x-rays
  • Teeth cleaning
  • Silver and white fillings
  • Esthetic dentistry, tooth whitening, veneers
  • Periodontics (gum) treatment
  • Oral surgery and extractions
  • Evaluations of oral lesions
  • Crowns
  • Dentures
  • Partials
  • Bite guards
  • Emergency services

As part of the University Of Michigan School Of Dentistry all dental specialties are available.

Financial Consideration / Payment

Community Dental Center accepts most insurance plans including Medicaid. Additionally, we offer a tiered fee structure through services by our pre-doctoral dental students.

Contact Information

Ph: 734-998-9640
CDCcontact@umich.edu

406 North Ashley Street
Ann Arbor, MI 48103

STAFF

Dr. Diana Ellis (Director)

Dr. Diana Ellis is the Director of the Community Dental Center. She graduated from the University of Michigan School of Dentistry in 2004. Her practice has focused on providing care in community dental settings and she is passionate about helping patients achieve optimal oral health in a comfortable atmosphere. She maintains her role as an Adjunct Clinical Assistant Professor at the School of Dentistry and enjoys teaching and working with dental students. Dr. Ellis also serves as a consultant for the University of Michigan Student – Run Free Clinic through the Center for Interprofessional Education. In her free time, she enjoys spending time with her family, running and getting reacquainted with her home town.

Dr. Anne Bibik

Dr. Anne Bibik received her BSN from Mercy College of Detroit in 1978. She worked in the nursing field for seven years before attending the University of Michigan School of Dentistry, completing her DDS in 1989. She has been at CDC since 1998. She finds patient care and clinical teaching rewarding. In her free time, she enjoys spending time with family and friends, as well as outdoor activities including running, biking, skiing, and snowshoeing.

Christine Ropp

Christine Ropp has been a dental hygienist for over 30 years and has been with the CDC since 2013. She has worked in a diverse range of dental practices. She values her relationships with her patients and working with them to achieve dental health. She is involved in youth sports in her community.

Mona Riaz

Mona graduated from the University of Michigan (UM) in 2012, where she received her Bachelor's of Science in Dental Hygiene. She is passionate about the community and educational aspects of dentistry. Along with practicing as a clinician, Mona has experience in oral health research and coordinating school-based dental programs. She has also recently joined UM's School of Dentistry as a clinical instructor in the Division of Dental Hygiene. Her favorite part about working at the Community Dental Center is helping her patients achieve optimal oral health by educating them. She is also excited about being able to give back to the community she grew up in. Outside of dentistry, Mona enjoys spending time with her family and baking.

Doreen
Dental Assistant

Carolyn
Dental Assistant

Siobhan
Dental Assistant

CONTACT

Contact Information

Ph: 734-998-9640
CDCcontact@umich.edu

406 North Ashley Street
Ann Arbor, MI 48103

Hours of Business

Monday - Thursday: 8am - 5pm

Friday: 8am - 1pm

Location

From the North (US-23S to M-14W)
US 23 South to Exit 45, M-14 West
Take Exit #3 (Downtown Ann Arbor) onto Main Street
R on Kingsley
L on Ashley to 406 North Ashley Street

From the South (US-23N to I-94W)
Take US-23 north to I-94 west
Take I-94 to Ann Arbor/Saline Road (Exit 175)
R (north) on Ann Arbor/Saline Road (Ann Arbor/Saline becomes Main Street)
L on Miller Road
R on Ashley to 406 North Ashley Street

From the East (I-94W to US-23N)
I-94 West to Exit 180-B, US-23 North
US-23 North to Exit 37-B (Washtenaw Avenue West)
Take Washtenaw (at sharp left curve Washtenaw becomes Huron St)
R on Main Street
L on Miller Road
R on Ashley to 406 North Ashley Street

From the West (I-94E)
I-94 East to Exit 172 (Jackson Road)
Proceed East on Jackson (Jackson turns into Huron Street)
(pass Ashley St, do not turn)
Left on Main Street
L on Miller Road
R on Ashley to 406 North Ashley Street