General Dentistry

Help preserve your natural teeth and ensure your oral health with our general dentistry services.

Cosmetic Dentistry

Let us brighten your smile! We use advanced cosmetic dental treatments to improve the look of your smile.

Dental Implants

College Avenue Dental provides dental implants for the most natural way to replace a missing tooth.


Always a good experience here!! The ladies are always polite and smiling and know their jobs well. The dr is personable and sometimes likes to chat and know his patients more. Been a patient here for many years!

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Dr Lawson has been my dentist for years. He has done fillings, crowns, a bridge and replaced 2 missing teeth with implants. I have no complaints. The entire office is friendly and knowledgeable. I would highly recommend.

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Dr lawson and his staff are exceptional people and are rhe only ones i will have do my dental work.i had a bad tooth and they got me in and took great care of me i highly recommend them and thank them for all they do for my family and myself.

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Excellent experience. Felt very welcome as a new patient. Treatment plan and cost clearly laid out. I’m always a bit nervous about medical appointments, but I felt more comfortable with Dr. Lawson and the hygienist and technicians. Would highly recommend him.

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Emergency Dental Treatment

If you have a life-threatening or severe injury, call 911 or go directly to the nearest hospital emergency room. We can treat various traumatic dental injuries, including teeth that have been chipped, moved, or knocked out entirely. Please call our office at (217) 245-5319 for assistance.



  • Bonding

    Dental bonding involves applying resin to teeth, molding it, and using a light to harden it, effectively repairing chips, gaps, or discoloration in a minimally invasive procedure.

  • Crowns & Bridgework

    Dental crowns and bridges are prosthetic devices used in dentistry to restore or replace damaged teeth, offering functional and aesthetic benefits.

  • Teeth Whitening

    Teeth whitening is a cosmetic dental procedure that uses bleaching agents to remove stains, resulting in a brighter and more radiant smile.

  • Dental Implants

    Dental implants are artificial tooth roots surgically placed in the jawbone, providing a strong foundation for prosthetic teeth, restoring functionality and aesthetics.

  • Oral Cancer Screenings

    Dental oral cancer screening is a thorough examination of the mouth and throat to detect early signs of oral cancer, promoting early intervention and treatment.

  • Root Canal Treatment

    Root canal treatment involves removing infected pulp from a tooth, disinfecting, and sealing it to save the tooth from extraction and relieve pain.

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Compassionate Dental Services for the Entire Family

Welcome To College Avenue Dental

Searching for a family dentist? Turn to College Avenue Dental. We proudly serve the community of Jacksonville, IL, and the surrounding areas. Our staff is committed to providing compassionate dental care. From routine check-ups to restorative dentistry, we take the time to understand your unique dental needs and provide personalized care. We want you to feel confident that when you choose College Avenue Dental, you’re working with a doctor and other professionals who are qualified, experienced, and caring. Contact College Avenue Dental today to learn more about the dental services we offer. Call our office at (217) 245-5319 to request an appointment. We look forward to making you smile!