Serving Van Buren County, Cass County, Kalamazoo County, Berrien County, St. Joseph County, and Allegan County.

Richard L. Moussalli, BSN, RN, DDS

Dr. Richard Moussalli attended the University of Illinois Medical Center in Chicago where he received both his Doctor of Dental Surgery degree, as well as his undergraduate Bachelor of Science in Nursing degree. While attending dental school, his education was significantly enhanced as a result of working at the University of Illinois Hospital as an R.N. on various critical care units. He has been practicing dentistry for 28 years, and considers himself fortunate to have found his perfect career, with an ongoing love of dentistry and helping people improve their dental health.

Dentist Decatur, MI About Us
Dentist Decatur, MI About Us

Dr. Moussalli is a member of the American Dental Association, the Michigan Dental Association, the Kalamazoo Valley Dental Society, and the Chicago Dental Society. He currently serves on the advisory board of World Dental Relief, and has provided charitable dental services both domestically, and on many foreign dental missions trips.

He loves spending time in the outdoors and with his large family. He is also active in his local church.

Dr. Moussalli is committed to providing a calm and friendly atmosphere, where patients actually do laugh, and fears begin to melt away.

Dr. Moussalli provides an exceptionally comprehensive scope of services including crowns and bridges, dentures, implants, root canals, cosmetic dentistry, Lumineers, sedation dentistry, extractions including wisdom teeth, and children’s dentistry made fun.

Patient Information

Dr. Moussalli and staff are dedicated to providing you with a pleasant visit and results that you’re proud to show off. Our administrative staff is ready to help you with questions about scheduling, financial policy and insurance, to make that part of the process as simple as possible.

This section offers information from the administrative side of the practice, including:

What to Expect on Your First Visit

  • Scheduling
  • Financial Policy
  • Insurance
  • Infection Control
  • Home Instructions

Meet Our Staff

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Nira Makay – Administrative Staff

I have been working for Dr. Moussalli for 24 years since 1987, and in this practice for 33 years. I am married with three grown children, one of whom is a dentist in Vermont. My love for dentistry continues as I meet and greet every new and current patient. I could not see myself any place else.

Dentist Decatur, MI About Us

Candy Mead - Administrative Staff

I have been in the dental field for 36 years as a Dental Hygienist. I am now using my knowledge in the dental field as an administrative assistant, helping patients with their needs. In my spare time, I like to garden, spend time with my parents, children, and grandchildren and attend their sports.

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Linda Koziol – Hygienist

I received my Associates degree in Dental Hygiene from KVCC in 1974. I have additionally been certified in administering local anesthesia and nitrous oxide. I have been working in dentistry for 37 years, and 23 years with Dr. Moussalli. I am married with two children and one grandson. I love to bowl, quilt, and cross-stitch. I am now semi-retired, down to one day a week, to allow for me to spend more time with my family.

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Keela Kaper - Hygienist

I received my Associates Degree in Dental Hygiene from Kellogg Community College in 2007. I decided to go into Dental Hygiene when I was a Dental Assistant which I also loved doing. I have been in the dental profession for 15 years, and started at Dr. Moussalli’s office in 2012. I am certified in administering local anesthesia and nitrous oxide. I love what I do and strive to make every patient’s experience as pleasant as possible. I have been married for 15 years and have two daughters. I enjoy running, reading, and spending time with my family.

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Gaye Toney - Dental Assistant

I have been a dental assistant since 1984. I was trained in the United States Air Force in which I served for 20 years and am now retired. I have an Associates in Applied Science in Business. In my free time, I travel and scuba dive and visit my family. I am married and have 2 children, and 2 grandchildren.

115 South Phelps St.

Decatur, MI 49045

(269) 242-2349

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