Improving Your Family’s

Health and Smiles

Summit Family Dental Care is owned by husband and wife Dr. Ian M Erickson and Dr. Nicole Keck-Erickson. Improving the health and smiles of patients in a comfortable environment is the practice’s top priority. Summit Family Dental Care is proud to have a staff with decades of experience, whose knowledge and kindness enables patients to enjoy a positive dental experience. Dr. Erickson and Dr. Keck are constantly updating technology in the office. Staying current with available techniques and equipment to improve patient care is very important to the dentists. As a patient, the dental team at Summit Family Dental Care will make you feel right at home. The staff offers a warm, gentle approach to your dental needs, while possessing the skills and experience you can trust. New patients are always welcome, whether you need simple maintenance of your oral health or extensive dental treatment.


Don’t Live With Missing Teeth, The Dentists At Summit Family Dental Care Have Multiple Options For Tooth Replacement To Meet Your Needs!

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Cosmetic Dentistry

Let Us Give You A Beautiful Smile Today! Our Highly Trained Dentists Provide Many Cosmetic Services. A Few Of Our Most Popular Procedures Are Listed Below.

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IV Sedation

Moderate IV Sedation is a drug-induced depression of consciousness during which patients respond purposefully to verbal commands, either alone or accompanied by light tactile stimulation...

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Don’t Live With Missing Teeth, The Dentists At Summit Family Dental Care Have Multiple Options For Tooth Replacement To Meet Your Needs!

Read More

Cosmetic Dentistry

Let Us Give You A Beautiful Smile Today! Our Highly Trained Dentists Provide Many Cosmetic Services. A Few Of Our Most Popular Procedures Are Listed Below.

Read More

IV Sedation

Moderate IV Sedation is a drug-induced depression of consciousness during which patients respond purposefully to verbal commands, either alone or accompanied by light tactile stimulation...

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Summit Family Dental Care is delighted to be the winner of Southern Oregon Magazine "Best Dentist" under Readers choice. We consider it a privilege to be on the receiving end for 7 consecutive years. We take this opportunity to express our gratitude towards everyone who has entrusted us with their dental needs.


What our patients are saying...

"Great place to bring my family. Very professional and nice."

"I've been coming here for over 14 years. My daughter now comes here, for obvious reasons. They treat you like family."

"Excellent doctors and staff ,"

"they provided such good care and precision I was honored to be a patient. Dr Erickson made me feel like a part of his family!"

"Have had the best dental experience ever at Summit. Dr Erickson is the best! He and his staff were great, perfect for a person with a long standing fear of a dental office."

"I'm a VERY fearful patient and Dr Kaiser was SOOO understanding and empathetic; he really did put me at ease. It was a difficult visit, at best, and he and Tiffani were just the BEST! KUDOS to check out person, Kim! Seems strange to have SUCH A great experience at a dental office. If I could g…"

"Amazing experience start to finish! So glad to have found a place I feel well taken care of!"

"Summit Family Dental is a wonderful place. Everyone is caring, attentive and Dr. Erickson makes me feel comfortable, like I’m part of the “family” - I can tell everyone here cares deeply about their work and patients!"

"It's daunting to pick a new dentist. I picked Summit mainly because they're close to where I live. It was a good choice. Everyone from the receptionist to Dr. Erickson himself is so kindly and efficient it put me at ease immediately (the casual conversation between dentist and assistant during the …"

"Best place I've ever been! So nice and caring! 10 out of 10 definitely recommend!"

"I went to Summit Dental last week for the very first time. It was a great experience. The team was very informative and patient with explaining my treatment plan on where it was easy to understand and they were willing to work with me on what I can do and cannot. Looking forward on working with th…"

"Everyone in the office was terrific and very nice. The dental appointment went very good 😊"

"We are so lucky to have Summit Family Dental in our community. Not only are they very, very good at dentistry they are so kind and caring. I have a medical history that has resulted in some anxiety in regards to dental procedures and I feel a bit silly about this. Summit / all staff, Dr Erickson, a…"

"I was worried when we moved to Southern Oregon that our family wouldn’t find a good dental practice. We were lucky to have found Summit Family Dentistry. The Doctors and staff are truly amazing! They know who I am when I walk in and everyone treats us so well. I highly recommend Summit Family to ev…"

"Great office! Super friendly staff! :)"

"I absolutely LOVE this office! Their office is beautiful, the staff is amazing and they use the best and most recent technology. It was such a great experience from the second I walked in until the moment I left, I would highly recommend them."

"Easy to find location with lots of parking. The interior is nice and clean. The staff is very friendly and my family likes coming here. We highly recommend this dentist if you are in or near Medford, especially for kids."

"Dr. Erickson was absolutely wonderful with my son. After a bad dental experience years ago at another dentist office, my son was very reluctant to go. Dr. Erickson was very patient and kind during the entire process. His assistant Sabra and dental hygienist Ashley just show what a great team he ha…"

"Went to see Dr. Suing after my girlfriend had a great experience with her. I hadn't been to the dentist in a very long time and was quite nervous. Dr. Suing is very kind, gentle and thorough. I felt confident and cared for during my visits! I've not had any better experience at a dentist."

"What a warm welcome by every single person I talked with there - Ashley dental hygienist - very gifted at her job - very professional -spirit of excellence, fair prices, with outstanding kindness by all - very highly recommend!"

"I wanted to thank some people at Summit for my recent experience! My appointment was at 9:30 am and I arrived at 9:25 expecting a short wait. When I walked in (to my surprise) Sabra was at the front desk waiting for me, greeted me with a smile, and brought me straight back! I had quite a bit of …"

"My first experience with Summit Dental was AMAZING!! It started before I even got there with Jessica’s recommendations and Kadye’s expertise with the Insurance. Then I literally believe Alex gave me the best and most profession cleaning experience I’ve ever had with a dental hygienist!! Finally, Dr…"

"Moving from out of state and trying to find a new dentist is hard. I was recommended this office by many family and friends that live in the local Medford area. When I made that inquiring phone call to the office spoke with Shyanne. She was very knowledgeable about what the office offered to those …"

"Cheyanne was amazing and so friendly! Definitely recommend"

"Best in Southern Oregon. 💯"

"I recommend Summit Family Dental Care to everyone, they are amazing. the staff is great and service is top of the line! even though you can't see it with their masks on they are always smiling! I had the pleasure of being greeted by Kayde, she is super sweet and extremely helpful. Then I had my tee…"

"Sensitive to patience needs and conditions no wonder they're rated as Medfords best dental office Fred Smith"

"My hygienist was Alex. She executed her job description 100%. Considering my anxiety she showed care and compassion. Im sure the other employees at Summit are probably good too. I will be seeing her Tomorrow morning for round 2. Plus Dr.Erick pulled a few of my teeth the day before and I felt he di…"

"Guys and gals, if you are in search of a dentist, I highly, highly recommend Summit Dental! Every staff member there are polite, professional and so very kind!!! Dr Suing is an amazing Dentist, and the owners Dr Erickson and Dr Keck-Erickson are wonderful, kind hearted people!! The whole office…"

"Beautiful, clean facility and great customer service! Highly recommend 😸"

"I recently moved to Oregon and truth be told......I was embarrassed that I was over a year OVERDUE.... but, at the same time excited to finally have an appointment. The Amazing Dr. Hill and The Fabulous hygienist Ashley made me feel more than comfortable. This Office is TOP NOTCH!! The moment you w…"

"The best experience I've had at a dental office in the Rogue Valley. Dr. Ian Erickson was thorough, personable, and explained what he was doing. I highly recommend this office!"

"I’ve been seeing Ian since he first started out in Grants Pass alongside his father. I was only 7yrs old then, and am now 24. My children also now see him as well. Every staff member I’ve encountered have been exceptionally personable, respectful, and have excellent quality patient relations. I’ve …"

"Being a dental hygienist for over 20 years I had pretty high expectations when I meet Dr. Erickson. I can honestly say that my dental visit was the best I ever had. His dental work is outstanding & his professionalism was first class! Thank you Dr. Erickson, McKenna & Tyra for making my visit co…"

"There staff were all very friendly and they seemed to like each other as well which gave it a nice atmosphere to be in. They also explained everything really well to me, which I love knowing what is happening and why, so that was really great!"

"We want to express our tremendous, and endless gratitude, to Dr. Ian Erickson, Dr. Nicole Keck-Erickson, Jennifer, Katie, and the whole entire Summit Family Dental Team! My husband direly needed 'urgent' assistance, and Dr. Ian Erickson, & Jennifer, 'Thru the hammer down', and performed an emergent…"

"thAll of the staff, from the time you enter until when you leave are very friendly, professional, and genuinely interested in providing the best dental care possible. I had a temporary crown placed and will say that not only that the entire procedure was painless but that all of the staff went …"

"Love this place! Everyone is polite, courteous and professional. Highly recommend you check them out if you’re in need of some dental work."

"Glad that we found Summit after recently moving here from Eugene. They are amazing- the staff is professional and very friendly, while prompt and well organized. Ashley does a great job and makes the dentist an actual enjoyable experience. Our whole family is now going to Summit and we highly recom…"

"I highly recommend Summit Family Dental to my friend. Their care, concern, and great sense of humor’s make an enjoyable experience."

"They have a very caring staff. Everyone is always so kind. I know I’m getting the best advice from my dentist but I never feel pressured to do anything I’m not ready for. I know they’re only looking out for my best interest and dental health. They always do their best to keep me as comfortable as p…"

"After switching jobs and insurances, I was on the hunt for a new dentist within my network. I had been perusing Yelp, and came across Summit Family Dental. I was able to book a new patient exam for my husband and myself within the same month! My experience was fantastic! A representative called a…"

"I was so thrilled and very well taken care of at summit family dental! Dr. Suing was so gentle and efficient at fixing my broken tooth! Used a new technique for my TMJ issue and I have had no aching or soreness!! I have definitely found a new dental office and a fantastic dentist which I would rec…"

"Loved checking out with Kellie today! She was so helpful & informative & nice! In fact, everyone at Summit is wonderful. Thank you Dr. Erickson 😃"

"I am new to the area and yesterday was my first visit to Summit. My hygienist Vanessa made me feel comfortable right away and did an awesome job! Dr. Erickson was great! I’ve never had such a thorough dental exam. Everyone there was very kind and caring including the check in person and Kelly who h…"

"Everyone was friendly, courteous, kind and punctual. They were concerned for my comfort and expressed interest in ME as a person, not just a guy in the chair needing dental work! I whole-heartedly recommend Dr. Erickson and his staff!"

"Finding professional health care is a challenge, and Summit Family Dental met the challenge and raised the bar. I am new to Oregon, and Dr. Erickson’s staff quickly found an appointment that fit my schedule. Dr. Erickson and Sabra actually had me giggling with a mouth-full of dental equipment! I h…"

"We thought we couldn't find a dentist to replace the one we had for 25 years before we moved. These guys made the grade. Ashley is a superb hygienist."

"On a scale of 1 out of 10 I would rate summit family dental a 12! My experience with them was the best dental experience I’ve had. The whole team at this office is amazing and very friendly! I felt like my teeth were so clean when I left, my hygienist and dr Erickson both were great. Definitely wou…"

"I retired and moved and did not get dental care for some time as I was nervous about finding a good new dentist. Summit is amazing! They worked hard to make sure I was comfortable throughout each visit - and I was!!! Because it is such a beautiful facility, I expected a big "balance billing" bil…"

"Going to the dentist has never been so enjoyable. The staff are all kind and compassionate and go out of their way to make you feel comfortable. I can't recommend them enough!"

"I came in on the right day. Ugly Christmas sweater day! Thanks for making me smile!"

"I strongly recommend Summit Family Dental. The staff is very professional and friendly. Dr. Erickson and Jasmine were very kind and extremely efficient! Thank you!"

"Just had my very first appointment with Summit Family Dental Care. For me, there was a bit of apprehension because I had been with my previous dental provider for so long. That went away the moment I walked through the front doors. ALL of the staff and doctors that I interacted with were very ki…"

"We just moved to the area and Summit came recommended to us by neighbors. The staff are nice, professional, and transparent about costs, coverage, options for treatment. It's great to have the same office for the whole family."

"My six-year-old son and I both had appointments and for my son it can be a challenge for him to sit still and pay attention. The staff was fantastic. Vanessa was great with my son. She answered ALL of his questions and was extremely patient with him. Heather was my hygienist and she was really …"

"Thank you to Brandi. Very compassionate."

"I started my dental care with Summit Family Dental Care in Medford about 2 years ago. I started with routine dental checkup, but I had the misfortune of breaking molar crown soon thereafter. Dr. Ian Erickson managed my implant replacement for the broken crown. I have never had an implant in my dent…"

"I am very happy with Summitt Family Dental. I had my consultation and cleaning recently. They also gave me an overall assessment and I am happy. Very comfortable with everyone I have seen. Great dental office. Thank you!!!"

"Great docs and unbelievably friendly staff!! Goes above and beyond. Highly recommended!!!!"

"Love this place so much. Been only coming here for about a year now but every time has been very easy and laid back. All of this staff is young and very nice. Makes it easy for me to come see the dentist knowing I have a great crew that will take care of me. Professional for sure. Thanks Summit"

"I’ve had dental procedures done at previous dentist offices that I questioned there validity only to be told that they were necessary. I went to Summit Family Dental Care for a second opinion on an aching tooth and I expected to be told I need a root canal. I was wrong, after checking my tooth for …"

"Friendly staff. Dentists take the time to explain and show you why you need work done."

"Getting dental work isn't fun - But I always love seeing the great people at Summit. They're friendly, informative and excellent at taking care of all my dental needs."

"I've been going to Summit since they started in Medford. I appreciate Dr. Erickson's thoroughness and friendliness. I feel like he truly cares about my dental health. I especially appreciate that he explains everything in a way that I can understand. His office is equipped with the most up-to-date …"

"It is literally hard to put into words what exceptional care I received at Summit Family Dental Care. The entire staff is incredibly proficient and kind. I went for a consultation and a cleaning and I was amazed specifically by Breanna and Dr. Erickson. Breanna is the hygienist who performed my cle…"

"I am very impressed by the Team at Summit Family. Dr. Keck in addition the rest of the Doctors are very knowledgeable, great communicators and are amazing dentists"

"I am 66 years old. The second time I went to Summit, was the first time in my life, that I was looking forward to going to the dentist. They make you feel very welcome, like family. If you are looking for professional, caring dental care, this is the place."

"Everyone is so nice here, best place to go to if you are looking for a new dentist!"

"My son and I had appointments back to back. The front desk gal, dental assistants, and dentist did a great job with time management and making us feel very comfortable at the same time. My son enjoyed his time so much that he had his 4 year old brother excited to come in the following week and ge…"

"I just have to say doctor Nicole and her assistant Brandy are the best there are as far as I am concerned they both did a fantastic job on getting me my new crown ! Thank you both so much !!!!"

"Everyone is so pleasant and professional. They did great work on my teeth. Would definitely recommend to anyone looking for a dentist!"

"If you’re looking for PAINFUL, heartless dentistry then Summit Family Dental Care is NOT for you. Dr. Keck-Erickson and her assistant Brandi were a dynamic dental duo. They kept checking to make sure I was comfortable the whole time. The office staff was equally top notch by going above and beyo…"

"Wonderful staff and Doctors. Friendly and relax atmosphere. Judy and Jamie are great."

"This office has a friendly staff and good service."

"I'm not fond of the drilling aspect of my teeth care but I had the most amazing experience on Tuesday. Dr. Ian Erickson took such good care of me! After the three fillings were completed I realized I had not experience any pain or anxiety when it was over. I highly, highly recommend this dentist…"

"Loving Summit Family Dental!!! Dr. Ian Erickson is super Friendly, gentle and caring! Assistant Sabra is excellent!! Definitely a 5 Star office!!!!"

"Summit Dental is the best dentist ever ~ best experience I've ever had!! Everyone is so very knowledgeable, compassionate, pleasant and caring and highly recommend them for all dental needs - they rock!"


"They rock had a bad tooth and I am just a semi patient my fault not theres they got me right in so cheerful. Would not go to anyone else and ty"

"The staff at Summit Family Dental are wonderful! From the moment that I walk through the door until I leave, I find that I actually have enjoyed being there. Very professional, friendly and knowledgeable all around. Great job Summit Family Dental!"

"Best dentist around! And amazing staff and dentist as well. Love you all! Taken the best care of my family and friends and I (even though I'm overdue! Oops!). Wouldn't go anywhere else."

"Such a great Dentistry for family! Every member of staff are SUPER nice and make you feel comfortable from the moment you walk in the door. I know Ian and Nicole on a personal level but they are also my dentists and they are the coolest people in and out of the office. I also have seen Dr. Hamilton…"

"We love Summit Dental! Recommend it to all our friends and family!"

"I'm a wimp when it comes to seeing the dentist, mostly because I feel guilty that I have genetically soft teeth (therefore I usually receive not-so-great or overwhelming news every time I visit a dentist). Needless to say, I've hopped from dentist to dentist in the valley because of the anxiety I'v…"


"What an incredible dental experience, I've been going to Ian, Nicole and the crew for the last 3 years and it has truly been incredible. I had a implant and a few other appointments throughout the years and all of the staff were extremely professional. I even noticed that they treated each other as…"

"Dr Keck and Dr Erickson are the best dentist ever! Couldn't be happier with their work! The staff is wonderful too!"

"My family and i have been going to Summit Family Dental for 7 years.We absolutely love the family atmosphere! Dr. Keck-Erickson and Dr. Erickson are wonderful people.There staff is amazing! They take great care of our kids.Both doctors have taken very good care of my complicated mouth.Very apprecia…"



"Best dentists in Southern Oregon and beyond! My whole family loves going in...even our kiddos. The staff is the best and always such a pleasure to deal with. They know just how to handle those fidgety upset little ones when they are in the chair. We love Summit!!!"

"Summit Family Dental's staff and new office are wonderful! I really appreciate the staff helping with my girls when I needed to bring them along during my appointment. They are always welcoming and very helpful. I recommend them to everyone!"

"This is a warm, welcoming staff of not only highly trained professionals, but also very caring as well. I've had a few bad experiences with shots, but they are gentle. Dr. Erickson performed some dental heroics saving 2 teeth that were destined for the extraction pile. I would highly recommend thi…"

"ooops I think I originally did this in the comment section... anyway... I love this clinic... I feel at ease, i feel I am given complete professionalism by everyone there, and the work on my teeth which has ranged from cleanings to crowns over a three year period with several different staff membe…"

"Son used to be so afraid of the dentist but now has no problems. They were so kind and easy with him! Could not ask for a better place!"

"Haven't been to the dentist in 8 years, finally decided to go in for a check up/ cleaning. The staff were nice and professional. Excellent communication between them while working, Dr. Erickson was very professional and answered all questions honestly. Great experience personally, will be going bac…"

"I work at the airport and I was listening to 101.9 lite fm when I heard them advertising summit care dental. After hearing the advertisement on summit care dental, I went online and looked up summit care dental. Once I found it, I saw that they had a 5.0 rate. I decided to make in appointment and …"

"Every time I go into the office I am always treated so well by Dr. Keck-Erickson and her Dental Assistant Jenny Lindsey. True professionals!"

"This is by far the best dental practice I have ever been to. They do awesome work and are kind. The entire staff are amazing! My sisters are dental hygienists and they are so impressed with the beautiful work that Dr. Keck did on my bridges. I am so happy that I found them."

"Summit Family Dental is by far the best dental clinic I've been to. Both Dr. Erickson and Dr. Keck are excellent providers and stay on top of new technology as it becomes available. The dental hygienists are also wonderful and the front office staff bend over backward to make sure you have what you…"

"What a wonderful Dentist and staff! They all were very friendly and personable. I would recommend Dr. Erickson to anyone looking for a knowledgeable and honest dentist!"

"Comfortable. Great service from a great team. Highly reccomend!!"

"Summit Family Dental is hands down the best dental experience around. The environment they've managed to foster there is so relaxing. Dr. Erickson is such a relatable guy. He and his staff are super knowledgeable and skilled at what they do. They make sure to explain everything that's going on and …"

"Excellent service & extremely friendly atmosphere. Went straight to work with fixing my teeth instead of telling me that they need to perform other costly services before they get startedone fixing my mouth to try to get more money out of me. Awesome, honest, & amazing people."

"I'm the worlds biggest chicken when it comes to dentists. I was with the previous doctor if this office for over 20 years and when she left, I was sure I would not like the next group of doctors. I'm happy to say I was wrong! I have never felt a lapse in gentle, kind and genuine care and I'm glad I…"

"Our whole family loves a Summit a Family Dental. Our 5 and 7 year olds actually look forward to going. Nice people and great care."

"A+++ Very professional friendly staff, highly knowledgeable caring dentists. Dr. Erickson has amazing shot giving skills and Judy can work that floss like no other. (That is why I wait for her to do it ;-).) I really appreciate the care you receive at Summit. Thank you Dr. Ian Erickson , Dr.…"

"I can't say enough good things about the staff at Summit Family Dental. They make you feel very welcome. They are very efficient and do a very thorough job. You can really tell that they love what they do! I highly recommend them for any dental needs!"

"It's like having a new mouth. It makes me feel 20 years old again. It makes my jaw feel stronger. Love the dentists and people that work here."

"Awesome staff, and Dr.'s Ian and Nicole aren't bad either! Very professional and helpful with all aspects of treatment and care. Will highly recommend to all. Thanks!"

"Took my daughters into summit family dental today for an appointment, the staff is always so friendly, helpful and patient. Thanks for taking care of our dental needs."

"The best dental office in the Valley, by far. We went to East Main Dental for well over 20 years, but due to lack of understanding and a decline in service we left. When we went to see the dentists at Summit we were treated so kindly, and their work was thorough! I'd recommend them to any and every…"

"Anytime you move into a new area it is always a challenge finding good dental care. We are new to the area and my husband had an emergency dental problem. We ask around and was referred to a dentist in the next town. That dentist had the personality of a dead horse and a non existent professional…"

"I moved here about 4 years ago and have been looking for a dentist. I get very anxious about dentist appointments because of sensitivity from jaw surgery so I kept putting it off... Finally did it and made my appointment with Dr. Kenny McGowan. Completely happy with how each staff member treated an…"

"I was referred to this dentist by my girlfriend and she couldn't say enough good things about them, so I decided to give them a shot and all I can say is WOW! Everyone there is extremely friendly and actually care about the health of their patients. I have specifically heard good things about Ian E…"


"Even though my previous dentist at this location retired, I've been very happy with everyone at the Summit Family Dental Care office. Keep everyone smiling!"

"The staff was great, as well as Dr. Erickson. I would recommend to everyone."

"Great experience, was completely comfortable. The staff is extremely professional."

"You couldn't ask to be in better hands."


1420 E. McAndrews Rd, Medford, OR 97504

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MON - FRI 8:00 am - 5:00 pm

SAT - SUN Closed

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Phone: (541) 779-2634