Oak Bark Dental

Meet Our Dentist

Oak Bark Dental offers a full range of dental services. Alongside some of the best dentists in Lansing, MI, our goals are to uphold professionalism, provide care, and promote the education of our patients about oral health, all while helping our patients love their smiles!

Our dental services include preventative care, family dentistry, cosmetic dental work, extractions, sleep apnea dental appliances, teeth whitening, veneers, digital x-rays, Invisalign® and more – all done with your care and comfort in mind. 

Our Dentist

Kristina Palmer DDS

Kristina Palmer


Kristina Palmer, DDS

Dr. Kristina Palmer grew up in Williamston, MI. She is the youngest in a family of nine children. She attended Michigan State University and after graduating with a bachelor’s degree in Nutritional Sciences, she moved to Milwaukee, WI to attend dental school at Marquette University. After graduation, Dr. Palmer was excited to return back home to practice near her large, close-knit family.

Dr. Palmer has consistently pursued continuing education across the country with the most sought-after educators in the field. She has completed the entire curriculum at the prestigious Dawson Academy in Florida. Dr. Palmer has a special interest in airway conscious dentistry for adults and children, treatment of ankyloglossia (tongue and lip-ties) from infancy through adulthood, as well as orthodontics.  

Dr. Palmer lives in Williamston with her husband, John, their children, Henry, Liam, and Honora, and their two standard poodles. They are in the process of adopting their beautiful foster son, Jack, who has forever changed their lives. Dr. Palmer is an avid runner and has completed numerous full and half marathons. As a family, the Palmers enjoy camping, traveling, and cheering on their Spartans.

Oak Bark Dental Lansing

Why you should choose us:

At Oak Bark Dental we strive to be different by focusing on overall health benefits, beyond dental and oral health.  Our dentists at Oak Bark Dental complete extra courses and training to integrate dental health into your overall health.  The base of proper oral care is so important, but it doesn’t stop there!  From routine preventive cleanings, exams, x-rays, airway focused dentistry and restorative dental repairs, there is a lot of education that goes into making sure all these dental services are executed properly.  

Lansing is home to Oak Bark Dental, and we mean just that, HOME.  The team supports, lives and is proud to be a part of the Lansing community outside of the dental office.  Our team is passionate about your overall well being, and we know you’ll feel the difference.  We treat each other like family, and we’d love to meet you and yours, so that we can treat you like family too.

Contact our Office

Oak Bark Dental Dental Cleanings




3333 S. Pennsylvania Ave,

Suite 200
Lansing, MI 48910