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Dr. Khal Tarabin, D.M.D.

Dentist | General Practice

929 W University Dr Suite 100 Rochester MI, 48307



Khaldoun Tarabin, DMD, is a dentist who diagnoses and treats patients at his private practice, Alpine Dental Center, in Rochester, Michigan. “We feature natural-looking dental implants, customized dentures, dental crowns, and other effective restorations. If you’d like to discuss your restorative options with Dr. Tarabin, we offer a free consultation for all our patients”, states the official website of his practice. As a dentist, he specializes in the diagnosis and treatment of diseases and conditions that affect the teeth and gums. At the Alpine dental Center, Dr. Tarabin offers a full spectrum of dental services, including general dentistry, oral hygiene, cosmetic dentistry, restorative dentistry, and sedation dentistry.

Education and Training

University of Pittsburgh Doctor of Medicine in Dentistry degree 1998

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Dr. Khal Tarabin, D.M.D.
Dr. Khal Tarabin, D.M.D.'s Expert Contributions
  • Do I need antibiotics for dry socket?

    There is no definite answer to that question quite frankly, it's more or less schools of thought. I would say yes, if you are not already on a dose of antibiotics before the dental/oral surgery, then I would for sure give you an Rx for one. Dry docket is not life-threatening, nor has any subsequent effect provided that the surrounding tissues are healthy and within normal limits. It's very painful though. There is a protocol that your dentist will follow for 3 days. It usually includes 3 days of dressing change and irrigation of the site. Then you heal nicely as if nothing happens! READ MORE

  • Is it normal for gums to bleed after a filling?

    Yes and no. So, if the filling was at the gum line or a bit below that, it's normal for a very light bleeding upon flossing or brushing. It should get better with time. If not, have examined again. Maybe it needs to be fine-tuned? READ MORE

Areas of expertise and specialization

oral hygiene general dentistrycosmetic dentistrysedation dentistry restorative dentistry

Professional Memberships

  • American Dental Association  
  • Michigan Dental Association  
  • Academy of Osseointegration  


  • Southern Illinois University implant dentistry 


  • Southern Illinois Universityimplant dentistry

Professional Society Memberships

  • American Dental Association Michigan Dental Association Academy of Osseointegration

Dr. Khal Tarabin, D.M.D.'s Practice location

Alpine Dental Center

929 W University Dr Suite 100 -
Rochester, MI 48307
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New patients: 248-651-8484

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Dr. Khal Tarabin, D.M.D. has a rating of 5 out of 5 stars based on the reviews from 2 patients. FindaTopDoc has aggregated the experiences from real patients to help give you more insights and information on how to choose the best Dentist in your area. These reviews do not reflect a providers level of clinical care, but are a compilation of quality indicators such as bedside manner, wait time, staff friendliness, ease of appointment, and knowledge of conditions and treatments.

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Get to know Dentist Dr. Khal Tarabin, who serves patients in Rochester, Michigan.

Specializing in healthy smiles for the whole family, Dr. Tarabin is proud to provide top-notch, personalized care at Alpine Dental Center in Rochester, Michigan. He offers a wide range of dental services, including oral hygiene & general dentistry, cosmetic dentistry, sedation dentistry, and restorative dentistry.

Treating every patient with courtesy and respect, he and his team have created a pleasant office environment where they welcome patients of all ages. By combining advanced technology with a genuine passion for dentistry, they help patients achieve a beautiful smile that stays healthy for life.

Since earning his Doctor of Medicine in Dentistry degree from the University of Pittsburgh in 1998, Dr. Tarabin has continued to tirelessly expand his knowledge of dentistry. He has received extensive training for a wide range of procedures, including dental implants.

Before opening his current practice, he completed a fellowship in implant dentistry at Southern Illinois University, as well as a General Practice Residency at the University of Illinois – Chicago.

Placing a strong emphasis on continuing education, Dr. Tarabin takes pride in keeping up to date with the latest trends in dentistry. He is an active member of the American Dental Association, the Michigan Dental Association, and the Academy of Osseointegration.

Dentistry, also known as Dental and Oral Medicine, is a branch of medicine that consists of the study, diagnosis, prevention, and treatment of diseases, disorders, and conditions of the oral cavity. Dentists diagnose and treat dental issues and help patients develop better oral hygiene regimens. They clean teeth, correct bite issues, perform surgeries and extractions, and perform other duties to ensure that the teeth and mouth are healthy.  

When he is not helping patients maintain their smiles, Dr. Tarabin likes to stay active by playing basketball and skydiving. He also enjoys working on classic cars and spending time with his wife, Reem, as well as their three children: Tamara, Louly, and Jude.

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