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Dentist in Novi, MI

All our professionals at Briar Pointe Dentistry maintain the highest levels of accreditation and pursue ongoing education to stay abreast of the latest trends in dentistry.

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Neil Blavin, DDS

Novi, MI Dentist

Briar Pointe Dentistry

Dr. Neil Blavin is a caring and experienced dentist, providing dental services in Michigan for over thirty years. He has a special focus working with patients who are afraid to go to the dentist. Since 1985, he has successfully and safely provided sedation dentistry to thousands of patients who otherwise may not have been able to go to the dentist at all.

Education & Experience
Dr. Neil Blavin graduated from the University of Michigan Dental School in 1985. Upon graduation, he completed a residency at the University of Michigan Medical Center and studied advanced techniques in dental care and anesthesia.

He was awarded fellowships from both the Academy of General Dentistry and the Academy of Hospital Dentistry.
Dr. Blavin opened his current Briar Pointe Dentistry practice in Novi in 2013. Prior to that, his office was located in Livonia at Newburgh and Seven Mile Road. He continues to learn the most modern dental techniques, attending over 2000 hours of continuing education in every facet of dental care.

Personal
Dr. Blavin has been married for over thirty years. He and his wife have four wonderful children, three of whom are married with children of their own. Dr. Blavin's hobbies include reading, sailing, camping, coaching hockey, playing basketball, skiing, and traveling with his family. Dr. Blavin is also very active in his religious community.


Our Dental Staff

The staff here at Briar Pointe Dentistry is caring and experienced. They will do everything they can to make your visit an enjoyable one!

Dental Staff
The staff at Briar Pointe Dentistry

Gail - Smiling, friendly Gail knows everything about insurance and has been front and center for over 20 years.  Gail loves people and will help you in any way she can.  Gail owns a second home in the thumb and enjoys spending time with her family and grandchildren.

Marlene - Talented University of Michigan trained Hygienist makes your visits fun with her friendly way.  She has been with the office since 1993, and is married with three boys.

Elizabeth - Has been my main assistant for nearly twenty years.  Busy making sure everything goes smoothly with the clinical side of your visit, and always ready with a laugh and a smile.

Lauren - (Not shown) Is our newest hygienist.  You will mainly see talented Lauren in the evenings.

Sonali - With a dental degree from India, Sonali is extremely knowlegdable, as well as always sporting a smile.

Dr. Blavin

Dr. Aaron Zeevi - (Not shown) Is a periodontist who trained at the University of Detroit and comes into our office to place implants, bone grafts, and to do complex gum treatments and surgeries.

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Hours of Operation

Our Regular Schedule

Monday:

9:00 am-8:00 pm

Tuesday:

9:00 am-4:00 pm

Wednesday:

9:00 am-8:00 pm

Thursday:

9:00 am-4:00 pm

Friday:

9:00 am-1:00 pm

Saturday:

Closed

Sunday:

Closed

Testimonials

What Our Clients Say About Us

  • "This practice takes care of their patients with a small town personalized approach. Friendly staff & Dr Blavin does a great job."
    Kanchana S.
  • "Absolutely satisfied with the services overall and of Ms. Merlyn."
    Rekha S.
  • "Delightful and competent staff and Dr. Blavin has a great right hand move; educational, morally uplifting. One of the nicest, most pleasant offices i've ever been too and not just for dentistry."
    -Joseph S.