A Unique Experience
Dr. Arive personalizes every step of your dental care because your oral health is unique. We believe that our patients should be educated every step of the way to create a partnership for a lifetime of excellent oral health.
We go the extra mile to make sure that your entire family can be seen together and on time with convenient appointment options. Our patients receive the same quality of care that we would provide our own family.
Comfort is the Key
Our practice goes above and beyond to make every one of your appointments as comfortable as possible. During your visit, you will receive care in a curated and calming environment designed with you in mind.
Dentist - Visit Craig Arive, DDS for High-Quality Dental Care
Quality family & cosmetic dentistry at affordable prices
A top-rated dental office serving the greater Indianapolis area based on Google reviews
We accept most dental insurances to help with costs
Dr. Craig Arive is a trusted local dentist that truly cares about his patients
We can often accommodate same-day appointments
Directions to Craig Arive, DDS from Indianapolis International Airport (IND)
From Indianapolis International Airport (IND) 7800 Col. H. Weir Cook Memorial Dr, Indianapolis, IN 46241 to Craig Arive, DDS. Get on I-70 E from Col. H. Weir Cook Memorial Dr. Continue on I-70 E to Center Township. Take exit 85B from I-70 E. Follow N Keystone Ave and Binford Blvd to Rucker Rd in Washington Township. Craig Arive, DDS is located at 6284 N Rucker Rd Suite G Indianapolis, IN 46220 and is open Monday & Tuesday 8:00 am to 6:00 pm Wednesday & Thursday 7:00 am to 2:00 pm. Contact Dr. Craig Arive at (317) 751-9746
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Meet Our Dentist, Dr. Craig Arive
Dr. Craig Arive is a Lawrence North High School alum and a 1992 graduate of Herron School of Art and Design at Indiana University-Purdue University in Indianapolis. As a graphic designer, he was Art Director of Indianapolis Monthly magazine and earned the William White award for “Art Director of the Year.”
Arive returned to school and earned a Doctor of Dental Surgery degree from Indiana University School of Dentistry in 2012. He practiced in corporate dentistry upon graduation then entered private practice in Anderson, Indiana. His clinical philosophy is to provide patient focused dental care at the highest level of quality. “Patients want a dental team that is caring, reliable, and trustworthy. We aim to meet those expectations and help patients keep their smiles healthy,” says Arive.
Our Patients Love Our Practice
Brian A. (Review from Google)
“You could not ask for a better dentist and dental office. Kind, considerate, gentle are all words I would attribute to the staff. Dr Arive has GREAT “bedside” manners. He genuinely care for his patients.”
Bob W. (Review from Google)
“Dr. Arive’s office is top-notch. Everything goes smoothly here. Paperwork, appointments, procedures. Dr. Craig has a nice office environment and the staff is top-notch. Perhaps the best compliment I can pay is that I don’t mind going to the dentist.”
Shannon L. (Review from Google)
“I love Dr. Arive and his staff. They are very thorough during my appointments and take my concerns very seriously. I would recommend this office to anyone. “
Jay B. (Review from Google)
“Dr. Craig and his staff did a great job. Brandi took extra time to give me guidance to improve my dental health and suggestions for the right toothpaste. Dr. Craig made sure I was doing good from previous work and took time to answer my questions. Great job. “
Liz E. (Review from Google)
“Everyone professional. Responsive to my needs and questions. Excellent “
Pats (Review from Google)
“Every thing was perfect. Facility is clean, warm and pleasant. The staff, professional as well as friendly. Brandy is very thorough, explaining everything as she x-rays, charts and cleans my teeth. Dr. Arive is very kind, and gentle. He spent a few minutes after the exam for a nice chat – very good experience. “
Quality Dental Care Services in One Convenient Location
Dr. Craig Arive practices a full scope of general dentistry including cosmetic, restorative, orthodontics, preventative, and more.
Not sure what your smile needs?
Give us a call for an exam and consultation.
Our new patient exam is the perfect opportunity to learn more about your smile.
- Exam may include pictures, x-rays, and models
- We’ll work closely with you to create a personalized treatment plan
- See if we’re the right fit for you
Craig Arive, DDS
Dr. Arive and his staff aim to provide personalized attention with the highest quality dental care to you, your family and the community including Devonshire, Eastwood, Avalon Hill, Rolling Ridge and Kessler Commons. Our team approach works to establish a treatment plan that addresses your dental needs while providing you with a healthy and beautiful smile.
6284 N. Rucker Rd, Suite G, Indianapolis, IN 46220, United States