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39 years experience


Tacoma Family Dentistry
5319 Tacoma Mall Boulevard
Tacoma, Washington
Mon 8:00 am - 6:00 pm  
Tue 7:00 am - 4:00 pm  
Wed 7:00 am - 4:00 pm  
Thu 8:00 am - 4:00 pm  


Dr. Alan Macks was born in Lorain, Ohio and moved to the Pacific Northwest in 1968. He completed his undergraduate studies at the University of Washington and graduated dental school from Oral Roberts University in 1982. Dr. Macks has practiced dentistry in Tacoma, Washington for 30+ years. Dr. Macks is a proud member of the American Dental Association and the Washington State Dental Association. Dr. Macks has also received specialty training in Invisalign treatment and CEREC crown placement. Dr. Macks prides himself on making patients feel comfortable during treatment and making the dentist a place you like to visit.

Why should patients choose you as their provider instead of others in the area?

My philosophy is to provide you with genuine care while helping to maintain a beautiful smile. Our office is preferred with several insurance plans and our office has varied business hours to help accommodate our patients schedules.

What are the top 3 treatments that you focus on?

restoring missing teeth, healthy teeth and tissue procedures, and creating beautiful smiles

What are you proud of in your practice?

Creating long lasting relationships with patients who have been extremely fearful of coming to the dentist in their past experiences

Which cases do you enjoy treating? Why?

Between my wonderful associates and myself, we are able to care for our patients with a variety of dental techniques specific to each patients need.

Most Helpful Reviews

  • Reviewed on November 20th, 2020  •  Verified patient
    Everyone was so nice it was the best dentist experience I've ever had. I had a broken tooth fixed and they ended up looking better than ever!
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