Why Choose Artisan Dental?

Exceptional Quality

At Artisan Dental our commitment to providing exceptional quality preventive, cosmetic and restorative dental care is central to our entire team’s efforts.  Dr. Andersen has completed hundreds of hours of continuing education courses with some of the finest instructors in the world.  She has been practicing general dentistry for over 19 years.  Dr. Andersen has been performing full mouth restorations and smile makeovers for over 10 years.

Award Winning

Dr. Andersen has been named one of Madison’s best dentists by her peers in top Dentist polls from 2011-2018. Area dentists and oral healthcare specialists are asked to consider their peers years of experience, continuing education, manner with patients as well as the incorporation of new techniques and technology.  Dr. Andersen was also acknowledged in Brava magazine as 1 of 3 FAV dentists in the Madison area, during 2017.  In 2017, Artisan Dental was recognized by Madison Magazine as a Best Place to Work finishing as one of the top organizations in the small company category.

Patient Reviews

We feel fortunate to have received very appreciative patient feedback from our existing patients regarding their experience being cared for at Artisan Dental.  We invite you to review their comments available on the Google, Yelp and Rate A Dentist review sites.

Certified B Corporation

Artisan Dental is Wisconsin’s 1st dental practice to be certified as a B corporation.  Called “the highest standard for socially responsible business” by Inc. magazine, B Corp certification is to sustainable business what USDA organic certification is to food or Leed certification is to buildings.  B corporation certification is one of the most respected and credible certifications for conscious and sustainable businesses globally with more than 2,600 certified companies across 60 countries in over 130 industries.  You can learn more at our certifed B corporations page. 

Insurance Compatibility

We are affiliated with an extensive range of dental insurance companies and our team of patient care professionals will assist you in maximizing your insurance benefits.


We offer a variety of ways to make your care affordable, including our Artisan Dental Health Plan. and the ability to make monthly payments for care when working with our patient care financing partners, Care Credit and Lending Club.

Comfortable & Compassionate Care

Our approach is to first understand your needs and wishes and then customize a treatment that alleviates any pain and is comfortable and supportive of your health and healing.

Convenient, Downtown Madison, Wisconsin Location

Our intention is that your care to be convenient, with appointments starting as early as 7:00 a.m. including lunch hour appointments, thru 5:00 p.m.  We are centrally located in Madison, Wisconsin, eight blocks off the Capital Square at 10 North Livingston St.

Warm and Calming Atmosphere

We designed our facility in downtown Madison, Wisconsin to be warm, calming and supportive of your health and healing.  From our floor to ceiling windows, to the incorporation of the visual technology “Window Channel Network”, our intention is that your dental care experience is comfortable and enjoyable.

State of the Art Technology

Integral to the goal of providing the highest quality dental care available, is the incorporation of the latest technological advances in dentistry today.  Utilizing the most advanced technology enables more detailed and complete evaluations and a more effective long lasting treatment.

Continuing Education

We are committed to continuous improvement and ongoing education as an essential part of providing you with the highest level of care possible.  We have devoted hundreds of hours to continuing education courses, including hands-on clinics with some the best dentists and instructors in the world.

Commitment to Total Health

At Artisan Dental, one aspect of our mission is to care for your oral and total health.  In addition to being proactive with preventive and restorative dental care, we have created the Artisan Dental Wellness Series, designed to foster whole person health and enjoyment.


We incorporate a wide range of sustainability practices as a conscious daily endeavor.  The Artisan Dental Recycling Program is the first oral care recycling program in the Dane County area.  We are also members of Sustain Dane and its Sustainable Business Network as well as Dane Buy Local.


We appreciate that we are an interwoven part of a larger local and global community.  We are heartened by the opportunity to support the fine work of our non-profit partners with owner and staff volunteer hours, free dental services and/or ongoing financial contributions.

Local Independent Ownership

Artisan Dental is locally owned by Dr. Nicole Andersen and Scott Andersen, who feel fortunate to be cooperating together with the entire Artisan Dental team to provide you with the highest quality care, while strengthening the health of our community and environment.