Chippewa Falls dental office
Family, Cosmetic, and Implant Dentistry

Our Mission

We are a general practice dental office serving families in the Chippewa Valley. Our practice philosophy is to provide the best available dental care for our patients in conjunction with the best specialists in orthodontics, oral surgery, root canal treatments, complicated prosthetics, and periodontal surgery. We are also happy to provide second opinions.

We practice ethical dentistry. Our fees are reasonable, we take most insurance, do not "sell" unnecessary dental procedures, and we do not offer "free promotions" that you pay for in other ways. Offering quality care in a caring environment.

What our clients say

I have been a patient of Dr. Crane's for about 30 years. He and his staff are the nicest I've ever met coming from a background of hating my childhood dentist.

~ Cindy K., Eau Claire


Most Dental Patients Do Not Require Antibiotic Prophylaxis Prior To Procedures.

Consumer Reports (3/18, Carr) stated that compared with previous recommendations, “new guidelines call for fewer people to get antibiotics before a dental procedure.” The article noted that updated “treatment guidelines for dentists now advise antibiotics before dental procedures for only a few types of patients such as those with artificial heart valves, a history that includes a heart infection, or who were born with certain serious heart defects.” The article added that this means antibiotics are not indicated for most patients prior to dental work. provides additional information on antibiotic prophylaxis for heart patients. Additional information on antibiotic prophylaxis for dental patients with prosthetic joints and orthopedic implants is also available at, which notes, “The American Dental Association has found it is no longer necessary for most dental patients with orthopedic implants to have antibiotic prophylaxis to prevent infection.”

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