Dentist Gary Mueller said he makes his patients feel like his friends, so they feel comfortable.
And the patients come back after their visits to chat or for answers to dental questions.
That tender care and love was enough that Mueller was voted the Crossroads' best dentist in the Advocate's 2013 Best of the Best contest.
"I'm lucky because most of my patients are good friends," Mueller said.
Mueller grew up in Victoria and became a dentist. He started his career in June 1974 and said he has no plans to quit.
"I'm going to treat them (patients) how I would want to be treated. I treat them like it's me on the chair," he said.
Dr. Gary Mueller
304 Salem Road
Hours: 8 a.m.-5 p.m. Monday-Thursday, 8 a.m.-12 p.m. Friday
Dr. Ken Wiedenfeld
101 Professional Park Drive
Hours: 8 a.m.-5 p.m. Monday- Thursday, closed Fridays
Dr. Malcolm Sumbera
1401 Victoria Station Drive
Hours: 8 a.m.-5 p.m. Monday-Thursday, closed Fridays.
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