glenn b

Dr. Coolibaly and the staff at Merit Dental are topnotch and they make visiting the dentist an enjoyable affair. I highly recommend them to everyone.Excellent dentistry!

on Nov 28, 2018

kenneth n

Doctor and staff seem very much at ease with each other and with patient. Flexible treatment plan. Appointments are very accommodating. Dental work was completed right the first time.

on Oct 25, 2018

kenneth n

Pleasant atmosphere in the office from receptionist to hygienist to doctor.. Felt comfortable. Explanation of dental plan for bridge work and other (caps) explained very well.

on Oct 05, 2018

anonymous

A good job all round from the professionalism of their receptionist (before and after the visit with the dentist). This quality continued with the informative session with their dental technician who set the stage for the activity of the dentist. The dentist provided an effective short term solution to my challenge and provided a technical "way forward plan" for a more permanent solution thereafter. Thank You !!!!

on Sep 17, 2018

denise m

Your staff makes the dental experience uneventful and pleasant. Thank you.

on Sep 14, 2018

buck m

Love everyone in your office. They're all extremely interested and helpful in providing a good experience.

on Sep 14, 2018

karen r

The entire process was made easier because of Cheryll, Elizabeth and of course Doctor

on Aug 16, 2018

marie c

Excellent personal attentive service. Comfortable environment, freindly staff. Very professional.

on Jul 20, 2018

glenn b

I am continually impressed by Dr. Coulibaly's skill as a dentist. I have been a patient at the same location for 25+years. During that time I have had numerous dentists. She is the best one I have ever had.

on Mar 24, 2018

anonymous

Liz was very friendly and provided excellent service.

on Mar 20, 2018

tiffany h

My son and I both had appointments. The dentist assistants were amazing, kind, and knowledgeable. The dentist spent time with us and continually asked if we had questions. They helped with a plan to get back on track. Highly recommend!

on Mar 08, 2018

cory b

Fine appointment, and good plan moving forward

on Feb 22, 2018

lexus h

The staff is kind and friendly. My hygienist was excellent.

on Feb 19, 2018

meya v

My hygienist was great. I love having my teeth cleaned. The entire staff is amazing.

on Feb 19, 2018

jazmyn v

Excellent service. The doctor was very knowledgeable.

on Feb 19, 2018

marcia g

Satisfied. First time with new dentist and her assistant. Both seemed thorough and communicative although dentist was soft spoken. Would recommend Merit Dental. (But I sure miss Doctor Dan!) :-)

on Feb 13, 2018

nicholas c

I fear the dentist. Not anymore. Very friendly, explained all the new technology as they used it. Will get in a 6 month habit now!

on Feb 13, 2018

charles m

First appointment with new dentist. 2 Fillings went very well, nearly fell asleep during procedure.

on Feb 09, 2018

cory b

Very pleasant staff and doctor, appointment was on time and professional .will be continuing to visit this dental cinic

on Feb 08, 2018

phillis t

I like my dentist really well. My experience was great.

on Feb 01, 2018

phillis t

They were very nice . I felt very relaxed. They worked me in the next day after I called them.

on Jan 25, 2018

glenn b

Dr.Coolilaby was a new dentist for me so I was a little apprehensive. Not to worry though. She demonstrated her skill and professionalism and I am quite impressed with her and her staff. Very friendly place and super competent.

on Dec 08, 2017

jeanette c

Excellent treatment by all. Happily welcomed by Cathy at front desk. Courtney my dental hygienist was Thorough and yet gentle. The dentist, Dr. C. was kind and appreciated her explanations. My entire dental visit was exceptional due to the care and happy staff.

on Oct 31, 2017

merle k

Appt early morning but had to wait. No explanation or 'sorry' :-)

on Oct 29, 2017

nancy d

Professional, kind, on time.

on Aug 19, 2017

stephen b

Diamond was pleasant and professional The Doc was friendly and informative. What more could you want?

on Aug 01, 2017

christopher t

Thank you

on Jul 27, 2017

janet m

Dr. Maulin is missed, but he left us with the best replacements. I am happy to continue meeting all the new staff of Merit Dental.

on Jul 22, 2017

iris l

I was made to feel comfortable and got excellent care.

on Jun 16, 2017

robert d

Courtney, the hygienist, is a caring and talented professional. Peyton, the dentist, is friendly, accommodating, and proficient. I was particularly pleased when my additional needs were met during the same office visit.

on Jun 16, 2017

steven g

Very efficient. Staff is very friendly.

on Jun 16, 2017

anonymous

Angie was very professional and friendly during my cleaning!

on May 23, 2017

c. elaine k

I always feel terrific after Angie cleans my teeth. I am very relieved that there are no major problems as I get older. I can't say enough good things about Angie and Merit Dental. I have been going there over two decades.

on Apr 20, 2017

paul w

The staff was very professional, friendly, and communicative. All steps were explained thoroughly and I was asked many times if I had questions or concerns.

on Apr 16, 2017

denise m

Everyone is professional and caring.

on Apr 05, 2017

sarah (sally) r

Dental Hygenist, Angie, is the BEST! Very thorough, smart and a pleasure to be with!

on Mar 01, 2017

anonymous

I wish every one who needs a dental hygienist could experience Karen. My husband and I adore her. So personable, informative, and caring. Just a joy to be around. I do believe I declined a "cancer" check , but I think the dentist gave me one anyway. I will be checking on that.

on Feb 23, 2017

leslie w

Appointment was for cleaning. Angie has been cleaning my teeth for many years and as always does an excellent job.

on Jan 13, 2017

martin n

My appointment was for 9:20. I did not get in until more than 15 minutes later. I had other appointments that morning which put me in a 'hurry up' mode. I get to all of my appointment on time. I expect the same courteous service. The cleaning was fine except that I was hurried through to get out on time.

on Jan 11, 2017

arleen l

Was pleased with opportunity to get in earlier than expected for 6 mos. check-up. Angie was very pleasant and helpful and met the Dr. who was also very nice. Girls at front desk were also very nice and helpful.

on Jan 04, 2017

roger f

I HAD A CHIP TOOTH AND DR.. PAYTON REPAIRED IT....VERY VERY GOOD JOB.....THANK YOU....

on Jan 03, 2017

anonymous

When the computer appointment application failed, Jill got me in right away. It is hard to duplicate the human touch with a machine. Karen is always outstanding.

on Dec 30, 2016

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Welcome to Merit Dental
Portage, MI!

It is our pleasure to partner with you in your dental care. Whether you are a new patient or already part of our family, Merit Dental Portage offers a wide range of general dental services, cosmetic dentistry and restorative dentistry for adults and children.

We accept most insurance and offer new patient specials. If you have any questions, please give us a call.

Dental Services

We are trained in the latest advances in dental treatment and are empowered to focus on the best care for you and your family. Our services include:

Accepted Insurance

Merit Dental accepts a wide range of dental insurance plans*, including plans from:

  • Aetna
  • Assurant
  • Cigna
  • Delta Premier
  • Dental Health Alliance (DHA)
  • Guardian
  • Sun Life
  • UnitedHealthcare

*This is not a comprehensive list, and is subject to change. Please contact your insurance provider to verify coverage and acceptance.

New Patient Offers

Please print out one of the offers below and bring it with you on your first visit to redeem.

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$89

New Adult Patient

exam, cleaning & x-rays

Regularly $236 - $363

$49

New Child Patient

exam, cleaning & x-rays

Regularly $170 - $258

New patients only. Cannot be used with insurance, state or federal programs, or combined with other offers. If gum disease is present, offer limited to exam and x-ray. Child patient offer for ages 12 and under. Limited time only.

FREE

Electric Toothbrush

Following exam & x-rays

New patients who make an appointment at Midwest Dental will get a free electric toothbrush at their first visit following exam & x-rays. Cannot be used with federal or state programs or combined with other offers. Limit one offer per person. Product value up to $30. While supplies last.

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About Our Dentists

Dr. Aoua Coulibaly

  • Area of Practice: General Dentistry
  • Education: Howard University, BS Biology
    Howard University College of Dentistry, DDS
    General Practice Residency at University of Massachusetts
  • Memberships: American Dental Association
  • Interests: She likes to paint on canvas using acrylic or oil paints, doing yoga, running, hiking, visiting museums, and spending time with her son.
  • Personal Statement: "I enjoy dentistry as it is not just a profession to me but also a passion. My goal is to always provide the highest quality care and to treat each patient with compassion and respect. I am a dentist that is committed to your oral health, your comfort during procedures, and making your smile beautiful. "

About
Our Dentist

Dr. Aoua Coulibaly

Dr. Aoua Coulibaly

  • Area of Practice: General Dentistry
  • Education: Howard University, BS Biology
    Howard University College of Dentistry, DDS
    General Practice Residency at University of Massachusetts
  • Memberships: American Dental Association
  • Interests: She likes to paint on canvas using acrylic or oil paints, doing yoga, running, hiking, visiting museums, and spending time with her son.
  • Personal Statement: "I enjoy dentistry as it is not just a profession to me but also a passion. My goal is to always provide the highest quality care and to treat each patient with compassion and respect. I am a dentist that is committed to your oral health, your comfort during procedures, and making your smile beautiful. "

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