Okemos Dental Services
It All Begins with Your Smile. Award-Winning Dental Care in Okemos & Beyond

Meet Our Team at Christine Tenaglia, DDS

Providing Proficient Dental Services in Okemos

At Christine Tenaglia, DDS, our team of dental experts is highly trained, extensively experienced, and ready to help you get the smile you’ve always wanted. Backed by years of in-depth experience, we are dedicated to providing you with an effective and pleasant visit to our office. If you need anything at all, we are there for you. Our office is specially designed to maximize comfort and dental proficiency. We offer blankets, neck pillows, eye soothers, movies, TV, one-minute manicures, and plenty more. We want you to feel safe and secure in knowing that you have an entire team of specialized experts working for you.

Contact us online or feel free to call us today at (517) 715-4130 to schedule an appointment with a caring and capable dentist in Okemos.

Lauren Collier

Our office coordinator, Lauren Collier, moved to the Okemos area from Saginaw to pursue her career with Dr. Tenaglia. She is here to help your day run smoothly and assist you in scheduling your appointments and coordinating your insurance benefits. She has a background in cosmetology and is very in tune to providing excellent customer service. In Lauren's free time she enjoys the great outdoors, bike riding, and kayaking.

Christina Saari

Christina Saari is our hygienist. Her degree in Dental Hygiene is from Mott Community College in Flint, MI. Christina is your expert for teeth cleanings and gum health. She has pursued continuing education classes that have enhanced her knowledge in the field of dentistry including local anesthetic, oral pathology, and cosmetic procedures. With her past experience in cosmetology, she has the compassion to work side by side with patients and Dr. Tenaglia to allow treatment to be thorough, as well as friendly. Christina has recently married and moved to Howell, Mi. She has two Chihuahuas named Dixie and Scarlett and she and her husband are expecting their first child.

We’re excited to meet you and can’t wait to help you with all your dental needs! You can reach us at (517) 715-4130 to speak with an experienced dentist in Okemos.

Michigan Puts Its Trust in Christine Tenaglia, DDS

Here's Why You Can Too:
  • Over 20 Years of Experience

    Dr. Tenaglia's practice was founded in 1993 and built a reputation for amazing results, luxury service, and world-class skill.

  • High-Class Treatment

    Our treatment is more like a spa day than a dentist's appointment, as we provide neck pillows, blankets, eye soothers, movies, one-minute manicures, and more.

  • Award-Winning Dental Care

    Since our practice was founded, Dr. Tenaglia has won multiple community awards from Okemos and Michigan. She has also been featured on national news shows.

  • Financing Options Available

    Christine Tenaglia, DDS offers competitive prices and financing for some of the most advanced and cutting-edge dental procedures in the field.


  • 2015-present Member of the American Academy of Facial Aesthetics
  • 2005-present  International Association of Physiologic Aesthetic
  • 2006-present  Member of  American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry
  • 2004 Meridian Area Business Association Most Improved Business
  • 2005-2006  Rotary Spark Plug Award
  • 2010 Don Bunka Outstanding Service Award
  • 2008  People’s Choice Award for “Best Dentist in Okemos”
  • 2013-2015 Better Business Bureau
  • 2015  Awarded, Rotary District Hero for district 6360 for serv
  • 1992-2007--Member of Michigan Dental Association

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Christine Tenaglia, DDS Specializes in Making You Smile
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