Our practice is working together to realize a shared vision of uncompromising excellence in dentistry.


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Your First Visit

The first time you visit Christopher Nelis DDS, your journey to a beautiful and healthy smile will officially begin. During your first visit, we will need to obtain some important information about you while you get to know your doctor. If you read through the rest of this page, you will find a practical guide with all the information you need such as what to expect, insurance information, office policies, payment policies, etc. If you’re someone who hates paperwork, you can even save some time at your first visit by printing out and completing the patient forms below and bringing them to your appointment.

Our Mission

Our practice is working together to realize a shared vision of uncompromising excellence in dentistry.

To fulfill this mission, we are commited to:

  • Listening to those we are privileged to serve.
  • Earn the trust and respect of patients, profession and community.
  • Exceed your expectations.
  • Ensure a creative, challenging and compassionate professional environment.
  • Strive for continuous improvement at all levels.

What To Expect

Preparing for your appointment ahead of time will help ease any unnecessary anxiety and will ensure you provide all the necessary information to the doctor. The doctor will use the information you bring forward to design the best treatment plan for your individual needs. You can find a lot of helpful content on this website ranging from symptoms and their causes to profiles of our staff which will allow you to get to know Dr. Nelis and the rest of the team before you ever set foot in the office!


Choosing our practice for your dental care needs is easier than ever. We know your time is valuable so we have made scheduling an appointment a simple process via our contact page. We understand life happens, if you cannot make it to your scheduled appointment, or are running late, please call us as soon as possible.


CareCredit is the easy way to cover the cost of any treatments and procedures your insurance doesn’t cover. CareCredit offers no-interest* financing or low minimum payment options so that you can get the treatment you need as soon as possible. Your CareCredit benefit applies to your entire family, even the pets.

Applying for CareCredit is done in three simple steps. There’s an instant approval process and after you’re approved you can use CareCredit for any of the eligible services such as Lasik, veterinary, dentistry, cosmetic treatments, hearing aids and much more.
CareCredit is endorsed by some of the most reputable organizations in each healthcare profession we support. CareCredit is a GE Money Company so you know it has the credibility and assurance you can count on. CareCredit has served over five million cardholders over a period of 20 years.

Now you don’t have to worry about saving up for the health procedures you and your family want or need. With CareCredit, the decision’s in your hands to get what you want, when you want it. For more information or to apply online, visit

Insurance and Billing

We accept most insurance plans, please contact our office to verify acceptance of your specific plan. As there are many insurance carriers with multiple plans, we are happy to help you in answering any questions. However, we do recommend that you research your individualized plan and contact your insurance company leading up to your visit.

Payment Options

  • Cash
  • Check
  • Credit/Debit
  • Apple Pay
  • Care Credit

We are happy to file insurance claims for completed procedures. Please contact our office with any insurance or financial inquiries.