• Testimonials

    1Dr. Criss with our patient Coe Foss

    When asked your overall feeling about his experience at our office:
    “Very positive. The Staff are always professional and friendly. They put you at ease and make your visit pleasant. Going to Dr. Criss is not a scary experience.”

    When asked to describe a specific experience with the office that you were happy with:
    “Regular cleanings are enjoyable. I don’t mind going at all. It is like visiting old friends.”

    2Art Kenney pictured with Dental Hygienist Amber and Dr. Criss

    When asked your overall feeling about your experience at our office:
    “Staff is always friendly and very professional. They do the job right the first time.”

    When asked to describe in detail a specific experience with us that you were happy with:
    “They address all dental questions with all options available—not just the standard one solution answer.”

    3Dr. Criss with Theresa Schreiner

    When asked what your overall feeling about your experience at our office:
    “My children and I have been patients at Dr. Criss’ office for nearly 20 years. Dr. Criss and his staff are “top notch’ and make dental care a pleasant experience.”

    When asked to describe in detail a specific experience with us that you were happy with:
    “I recently lost part of a crown. The staff got me in right away, took care of the problem and got me back to work in record time! They are fantastic!”

    4Diane Skulburstad pictured with Dr. Criss

    When asked what your overall feeling about your experience at our office:
    “Very friendly and knowledgeable staff. You are always greeted with a smile. If any problems arise, they are handled in a very timely fashion. Great to work with.”

    When asked to describe in detail a specific experience with us that you were happy with:
    “I had a root canal done years ago and Dr. Criss found an abcess and problem with the root canal and took care of the problem before it became worse. I always feel you can trust his opinion.”

    5Dr. Criss with patient Marilyn Mincks

    When asked what your overall feeling about you experience at our office:
    “It’s good- much better than other places I’ve been. Everyone is very friendly!”

    When asked to describe in detail a specific experience with us that you were happy with:
    “Never a bad experience. I’ve sent several of my friends to Dr. Criss!”

    6Patient Susan Collins, pictured with Dental Hygienist Kelly and Dr. Criss

    When asked what your overall feeling about your experience at our office:
    “I feel like I’m with family. I’ve been with Dr. Criss since 1996 when he stared in Rapid City. Staff all is wonderful and caring.”

    When asked to describe in detail a specific experience with us that you were happy with:
    I have so many, but I guess watching my crown being made was fascinating for me. Whenever I have had any issues with my teeth, day or night, they are available for me!”

    7Lana Wright and Dr. Criss

    When asked what your overall feeling about your experience at our office:
    “The staff is genuinely- extraordinarily- friendly and kind! The technician staff is always efficient, capable- and their skills are up-to-the-moment!”

    When asked to describe in detail a specific experience with us that you were happy with:
    “Today my technician, Amber, checked and cleaned my teeth: she was super gentle, very efficient, friendly, and eager to make me comfortable!”

    8Patient Trina Allen, pictured with Dental Hygienist Kelly and Dr. Criss

    When asked what your overall feeling about your experience at our office:
    “Great atmosphere! I’ve been a patient since 2001! The whole team, especially Kelly, is professional and friendly!”

    When asked to describe in detail a specific experience with us that you were happy with:
    “I had tooth pain for 5 years and seen four different dentists who said it was due to my allergies. I came to Dr. Criss and he found that I had a hairline crack under an old filling. I’ve been pain free since then!”

    9Lori Aston, pictured with Dr. Criss and Dental Hygienist Amber

    When asked what your overall feeling about your experience at your office:
    “It has always been a great experience for the whole family. Everyone is so personable.”

    When asked to describe in detail a specific experience with us that you were happy with:
    “The day I woke up with a terrible tooth ache and they were able to see me right away!”

    10Carolyn Donohoe and Dr. Criss

    When asked what your overall feeling about your experience at our office:
    “Everyone was very nice and I never had to wait a very long after my appointment time.”

    11Patient Shelle Perleberg

    When asked your overall feeling about your experience at our office:
    “Everyone is so friendly! I feel very welcomed when I come to my appointments.”

    When asked to describe in detail a specific experience with us that you were happy with:
    “I had a cavity for the first time in 40 years and was very anxious. They walked me through the whole process first, before beginning the filling. I knew I was in capable, professional hands!”

    12Dr. Criss with patient Max Phares

    When patient’s mother Tari Phares was asked to describe the overall feeling about your experience at our office:
    “Dr. Criss has a very caring staff. They are always willing to work hard to accommodate the needs of our family. Dr Criss has a very good relationship with our family and truly cares about his patients.”

    When asked to describe in detail a specific experience with us that you were happy with:
    “They are able to get all four of my kids teeth cleaned in one visit; makes it easier with our busy schedules. They are also flexible with scheduling when conflicts arise. The atmosphere is very family friendly.”

    13Abigail and Kenny Noga with Dental Hygienist Kelly

    When patients’ mother Barb Noga was asked to describe the overall feeling about your experience at our office:
    “Always efficient, pleasant, professional and friendly whenever we came in.”

    When asked to describe in detail a specific experience with us that you were happy with:
    All experiences have been great and positive; most importantly- I can’t think of one BAD experience, so that is remarkable, considering our family has been affiliated with Dr. Criss’ office for more than 10 years! I proudly refer and tell all my friends what a great place this is.”

    14Beth Shuster with our Dental Hygienist Kelly

    When asked to describe your overall feeling about your experience at our office:
    “Dr. Criss’ office is very professional and the staff is helpful and very kind. The services are excellent!”

    When asked to describe in detail a specific experience with us that you were happy with:
    “Dr. Criss and staff are wonderful with my kids and make them very comfortable.”

    15Dr. Criss with Barbara and James Chrisman with Dental Hygienist Kelly

    When asked to describe your overall feeling about our experience at our office:
    “They have always fixed me up when I have broken something; which happens often.”

    When asked to describe in detail a specific experience with us that you were happy with:
    “In January of 2013, Dr. Criss replaced two 30 year old crowns and bridges.”

    16Dr Criss with Renee Dahlke and Dental Hygienist Amber

    When asked what your overall feeling about your experience at our office:
    “I have been very happy with the care I’ve received.”

    When asked to describe in detail a specific experience with us that you were happy with:
    “I had an abscessed tooth and was in a lot of pain. The staff went above and beyond to get me in to the specialist immediately.”

    17Patient Brenna Roth pictured with Dental Hygienist Amber

    When asked what your overall feeling about your experience at our office:
    “When you step into Dr. Brian Criss’ office, the atmosphere feels very comfortable. Receptionist Ladies are there to help you out with any questions you need answered. I always get a card in the mail to remind me of my appointments. (This is a plus). I never have to wait very long for my scheduled appointment.”

    When asked to describe in detail a specific experience with us that you were happy with:
    to have my front tooth crowned. I came in to see Dr. Brian Criss to see what he could do to my upper front tooth that was overlapping on the other tooth. He fixed my tooth by putting a crown made of porcelain. The best part was matching the porcelain to the color of my own teeth. I was so pleased and excited, that you couldn’t tell that I had a crown. If you ever need a good honest Dentist, go see Dr. Brian Criss.

    18Patient Rich Norman pictured with Dr. Criss

    When asked what your overall feeling about your experience at our office:
    “I feel like I ‘m in good hands and confident in any oral/dental decision. I like the staff and Dr. Criss!”

    Describe in detail a specific experience with us that you were happy with:
    “Got me in for an emergency Root Canal- Goes above and beyond!!-Always in good hands!! -Always takes good care of me!”

    20Patient Deb Tieszen with Dr. Criss and Dental Hygienist Kelly

    When asked what your overall feeling about your experience at our office:
    “Everyone is always so friendly and welcoming! Oral care if so personal and they all respect that sentiment.”

    When asked to describe in detail a specific experience with us that you are happy with:
    “My sister-in-law was visiting from out of town and the staff and Dr. Criss were very gracious to help her with her crisis!”

    21Patient Bob Scott with Dr. Criss

    When asked what your overall feeling about your experience at our office:
    “Friendly and getting in and out in good time.”

    When asked to describe in detail specific experience with us that you were happy with:
    “Getting my dentures to fit.”

    22Patient Fred Welsch with Dental Assistant Lynn

    When asked what your overall feeling about your experience at our office:
    The experiences at this office have all been favorable. I’ve remained a substantial amount of dental work and have been totally satisfied with the results.”

    When asked to describe in detail a specific experience with us that you were happy with:
    One of those things that impressed me was Dr. Criss’ personal attention. Having a tooth ache on the weekend, I called Dr. Criss and he prescribed pain relief that enabled me to make it to Monday and needed a root canal.”

    19Patient Anna Harsma pictured with Dental Hygienist Amber

    When asked your overall feeling about your experience at our office:
    “It is a great place to take your teeth!”

    When asked to describe in detail a specific experience with that you were happy with:
    “They helped my father who has Alzheimers, get new dentures.”

    23Patient Wendy Cole with Dr. Criss and our Dental Hygienist Kelly

    When asked what your overall feeling about your experience at our office:
    “The staff and Dr. Criss always make you feel at ease. I never had a bad experience while I was in their care.”

    When asked to describe in detail a specific experience with us that you were happy with:
    “Dr. Criss did a long over due implant for me. The experience was painless and the results totally boosted my self confidence.”

    Patient Auggie Minzlaff

    When asked your overall feeling about your experience at our office:
    “Very friendly and accommodating and always on time.”

    When asked to describe in detail a specific experience with us that you were happy with:
    “When I had an emergency they fit me in; they explained every detail and gave options. They were willing to work around my schedule.”

    Patient Nancy Eldridge

    When asked your overall feeling about your experience at our office:
    “The staff and Dr. are friendly and always concerned about your comfort. They also help with insurance and billing. You are always updated and know ahead of time the cost and procedures needed.”

    When asked to describe in detail a specific experience with us that you were happy with:
    “We are retired and had insurance changes. There was a mix-up with the insurance company, but the office staff helped us resolve the issue with kindness and knowledgeable understanding. We have been with Dr. Criss since he opened this office- at least 10 years!”

    Peggy Schaeffer

    When asked what your overall feeling about your experience at our office:
    “A dentist office can be very uncomfortable place, but here you get a welcome greeting, call for your appointment before, willing to get to know you, not just your teeth.”

    When asked to describe in detail a specific experience with us that you were happy with:
    “The dentist was taking more time with a patient, but Kelly did a great job making me feel comfortable during my wait.”

    Ed Shaeffer

    When asked your overall feeling about your experience at our office:
    “The personnel at this office makes a person feel welcome; not just someone that needs something done and out the door.”

    When asked to describe in detail a specific experience with us that you were happy with:
    “While having a cleaning, the ladies take more of an interest in the person than just to get the job done.”

    Patient Ed Toms

    When asked what your overall feeling about your experience at our office:
    “Our Family has been going to have dental work with Dr. Criss and staff for years and with great results!”

    Patient Alison Coyle

    When asked what your overall feeling about your experience at our office:
    “Relaxed”.

    When asked to describe in detail a specific experience with us that you were happy with:
    “I do not have a specific experience to comment on. However, I do not dread or avoid coming to Dr. Criss. Not only does he do quality work, but he and all of his staff are very welcoming and kind the second you walk in the door.”

    Patient Julie Berger

    When asked what your overall feeling about your experience at our office:
    “I always look forward to my appointments. Dr. Criss is a wonderful dentist and his staff is amazing.”

    When asked to describe in detail a specific experience with us that you were happy with:
    “I was always self conscious of my smile, because of a crown on a front tooth. Dr. Criss and his staff went above and beyond to give me the smile I always wanted.”