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Dentist Garden City, MI - Florkowski Family Dentistry

Welcome! Since 1991, Florkowski Family Dentistry has been working with patients to provide the best dental care for patients in the Garden City area. Dr. Stephen Florkowski, DDS's experience in dentistry is coupled with genuine concern for their patients. All our staff is dedicated to your comfort and prompt attention as well. Our goal is to keep your teeth healthy and your smile bright.

This web site provides you with an overview of our practice and the field of dentistry. As you navigate the site, you'll find information about Florkowski Family Dentistry's practice philosophy, physicians, our Garden City office location, insurance policies, and appointment scheduling procedures. Please browse the site at your convenience and feel free to contact us with any questions.

You'll find a lot of valuable information on the web site about dental problems, diagnoses and treatments. We believe informed patients are better prepared to make decisions about their health and well being. We encourage you to review this information to help you understand any health concerns you may face.

Meet the Doctor

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  • Stephen Florkowski, DDS Florkowski, DDS

    Dr. Florkowski has provided family dental care in the Garden City area since 1991.  He grew up in Livonia and graduated from Bentley High School.  Dr. Florkowski attended the University of Michigan-Dearborn, then earned his dental degree from the University of Michigan in 1987.  He regularly attends classes in all phases of dentistry.  He is a member of the Michigan Dental Association, American Dental Association, and Detroit District Dental Society.  Dr. Florkowski is a member of the Garden City Chamber of Commerce, and was awarded the 2011 Business Beautification Recognition .Dr. Florkowski is married to Rita and has three children, Brett, Melanie and Curtis.

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  • Veneers

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  • Fillings

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  • Sealants

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  • Overview

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  • Your Rights and Responsibilities as a Patient

    Patient Rights You have a right to choose your own dentist and schedule an appointment in a timely manner. You have a right to know the education and training of your dentist and the dental care team. You have a right to arrange to see the dentist every time you receive dental treatment, ...

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  • Toothaches

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  • Introduction

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  • Oral Piercing

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  • Medications

    Some dental procedures, such as tooth extractions and oral surgery, may call for our office to prescribe medications before or after a procedure. These medications are used to prevent or fight an infection, or to relieve any post-operative discomfort and pain. For these reasons, it is extremely important ...

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Stephen Florkowski, DDS

Monday:

9:00 am-5:00 pm

Tuesday:

9:00 am-7:00 pm

Wednesday:

9:00 am-4:00 pm

Thursday:

9:00 am-7:00 pm

Friday:

Closed

Saturday:

9:00 am-2:00 pm

Sunday:

Closed