About Our Mishawaka, IN Dental Office

Your Smile is Our Top Priority

We designed our Mishawaka practice with you in mind. Advanced technology and soothing amenities will make your visit a calm, comfortable experience. Dr. Mighion and his team are dedicated to delivering clinically excellent care while always focusing on your unique needs.

Our goal is to provide you with outstanding service in a caring and comfortable atmosphere. We pay attention to the details, because it’s the little things that count!

Meet Dr. Mighion Advanced Dental Technology

If you want to a bright, beautiful smile, call our Mishawaka general and cosmetic dentistry practice schedule your appointment with Dr. Mighion. We offer proven, personalized dental care to residents of Niles, Elkhart, South Bend, and surrounding areas. Experience the difference we can make in your smile, and your life!

George “Dr. George” Mighion

Dr. George has been changing people’s lives for over 20 years. With a passion for dentistry and a love of learning, he has dedicated his life to staying on the leading edge of dentistry. Using the latest technology and finest materials available, Dr. George creates beautiful smiles in a comfortable and caring environment.

Originally from Mt. Clemens, Michigan, Dr. George moved to South Bend in 1979 after the loss of his father. He graduated from Marian High School in 1988 then went on to attend Indiana University Bloomington receiving his Bachelor of Science in Biology with a Minor in America Military History in 1992.

After graduating from the Indiana University School of Dentistry in 1996, Dr. George returned to South Bend and began practicing dentistry. Initially he practiced as an associate in Mishawaka, but in 1998 he purchased this same practice. In January 2003, he moved his growing practice to its current location and expanded the facility shortly after.

Dr. George uses a modern holistic approach to his dentistry. He believes in looking at how one’s dental health may be affecting their overall health and well-being. Dr. George has trained with some of the most recognized dentists in the world such as the prestigious Hornbook Group for cosmetic dentistry and The New York Implant Institute for dental implants. Additionally, he was a participant in the Mini Residency for Sleep and Breathing under Dr. Olomos, and was trained in Oral Conscious Sedation by DOCS and cosmetic braces thru Six Month Smiles.

Dr. George belongs to the American Dental Association (ADA), Indiana Dental Association (IDA), North Central Dental Society (NCDS), and the Mishawka Dental Association (MDS). He is a member to these professional groups: Doctors of Oral Conscious Sedation (DOCS), American Academy of Sleep Medicine(AASOM), American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry (AACD), and the International Congress of Oral Implantologist (ICOC).

Dr. George was a clinical instructor at the IUSB Hygiene School from 1996 to 1998. He also has served as the secretary of the NCDS and the past president of the MDS. He currently is the treasure for the NCDS and also serves on the local peer review committee. Dr. George regularly volunteers at Sister Maura Brannick Health Center and participates in the Donated Dental Program. Additionally, Dr. George has been a long time active member of the Granger Sunrise Rotary Club and Mishawaka Business Association.

While working as an associate, Dr. George met Christine, who was practicing dental hygiene at that time. They wed in 2001 and have two children, Cheyenne and Athan. In his free time, he loves to spend time with his family especially at the lake where they enjoy water sports. He also enjoys playing racquetball, golf, and softball, target shooting, reading, but his true passion outside the dental office is traveling and scuba diving. He is an avid Detroit Tiger, Detroit Lion , IU, and University of Michigan football fan.

Christina H. – Administrative Team, Patient Accounts Specialist, & Insurance Coordinator

Christina has been a part of our dental family since 2012. With insurance companies making reimbursement more and more difficult, we are fortunate to have Christina on our team advocating for our patients. She promptly verifies that insurance companies have everything they require in order to process claims quickly and maximize our patient’s benefits. Additionally, she coordinates treatment with area specialists for our patients and answers any questions they may have about their account. When she is not in the office, Christina enjoys quilting, cross stitching, riding motorcycles, and spending time with her family.

Christina L. – Administrative Team, Medical Insurance Coordinator & Hygiene Coordinator

To say that Christina wears multiple hats within our administrative team is definitely an understatement. She is energetic, knowledgeable, and is always willing to go the extra mile for our patients and other team members. She will be the first person you see when you walk in the door and her contagious personality will make you feel like you’re an extension of her own family. Christina has been an integral part of Dr. Mighion’s dental family since 2010. During that time she took a short hiatus to go back to school and obtain a degree in nursing, but just couldn’t stay away. A long time resident of Mishawaka and graduate of Mishawaka High School, Christina has been happily married for 20 years. Together with her husband, they have four children and two grandchildren. When she is not busy helping our patients, she enjoys doing crafts, going to the beach, and spending time with her husband.

Beverly – Insurance Specialist

Beverly, or as we lovingly know her “Aunt Bev”, has known Dr. Mighion for many years as she is his wife’s aunt. She retired from Associates Financial / Citi Group after 35 years of service. Initially, Dr. Mighion pulled her out of retirement in 2012 to help with a large project within the office. However, he was quick to notice how curious and meticulous she was so he never let her go. Beverly tirelessly works with insurance companies to maximize our patient’s benefits and she really doesn’t take no for an answer. A life long resident of Michiana, she is a graduate of John Adams High School. Beverly is a dedicated volunteer for Pet Refuge and has enjoyed being a foster mom for cats. Additionally, Beverly is a member of the Michiana Hoosiers Unit Marine Corp League Auxillary.

Robin – Dental Hygienist

Robin earned her Bachelor’s of Science Degree in Dental Hygiene from Indiana University at South Bend in 2012. She began working with Dr. Mighion part time in 2015 and once he had the opportunity Dr. Mighion adopted her full time into our dental family. Robin has always had a goal of building lasting relationships with her patients. It is her hope that each patient leaves the office feeling relaxed, comfortable, and well educated on their hygiene needs. Robin is married and has two cat children. In her free time she enjoys working out, playing softball, and disc golfing.

Maria – Dental Hygienist

Although Maria officially became a member of our dental family in 2016, her relationship with Dr. Mighion dates back to 1996 when he first began his dental career. At that time Dr. Mighion was an associate dentist in an office where Maria was the lead hygienist. Over the years we enjoyed having Maria fill in for one of our hygienists from time to time, but we are truly thankful to now have her caring for our patients full time. Her passion for dentistry and her dedication to educating each patient on their dental health is infectious. Maria is a lifelong resident of the Mishawaka area and has been practicing dental hygiene for over 29 years. She is a graduate of Indiana University as South Bend’s Dental Hygiene Program and resides in Granger with her husband and two growing daughters. Maria enjoys gardening, reading, walking, and spending time at the lake with her family.

Deborah – Dental Hygienist

Deborah has a passion for dentistry and has been in the dental field for 40 years. She initially began her dental career as a dental assistant and enjoyed caring for patients in this position for 20 years. Deborah’s love of dentistry called her back to school and a few years later she proudly graduated from Indiana University at South Bend’s Dental Hygiene Program. Her dedication to our patient’s health and well-being is unwavering. We have been fortunate enough to have Deborah make our practice her dental home since 2004. On her days off you can find Deborah enjoying her grandchildren, landscaping around her home, or relaxing with a good book.

Linda – Expanded Functions Dental Assistant & Smile Design Specialist

Linda is an extremely knowledgeable dental assistant who is great at helping patients relax and feel comfortable. She has been in the dentistry since 1994 and is highly skilled. Linda has been a vital part of our dental team since 2001 and we are grateful to her. Linda was born and raised in South Bend. She is a graduate of John Adams High School and received her dental education at Indiana University at South Bend. Additionally, Linda teaches Expanded Functions Dental Assisting at IVY Tech College in South Bend. Linda has two grown children and a grand dog. She enjoys spending time around the campfire when she can.