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38000 Ann Arbor Trail, Livonia, MI 48150

Hours of Operation

Our convenient hours mean you never need to miss work or school.


8:00 am-5:00 pm


8:00 am-5:00 pm


8:00 am-5:00 pm


12:00 Pm-8:00 pm


7:00 am-3:00 pm


9:00 am-2:00 pm



Dentist − Livonia, MI

Welcome to Preferred Dental Group!

Team Dentist for the Detroit Lions!

At Preferred Dental Group, we have extensive experience in all aspects of modern dentistry. We offer Comprehensive Dental Care, including everything from the Preventive Education & Routine Hygiene that help to reduce dental problems to expert Cosmetic & Restorative solutions for the dental issues our patients face.

This website is intended to provide you with basic information about our practice & the dental services we provide. If you would like to find out more about Preferred Dental Group or the care we provide, please Book Online Now Now online or call us in 734-591-3636.

Meet The Doctors

at Preferred Dental Group

  • Chet Regula

    Dr. Chet Regula DMD, founded our practice in 1987. He earned his DMD from the University of Pennsylvania and received his Master's Degree in orthodontics from Fairleigh Dickinson University in Teaneck, New Jersey in 1978. Dr. Chet Regula DMD, traveled with the Detroit Redwings Hockey Team for 27 years of his career and since 2002 he had been the only Team Dentist for the Detroit Lions Organization.

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  • Vimal Saigal

    Dr. Vimal Saigal earned his DDS from New York University. His focus is educating his patients on the body-mouth connection to their health. He has been voted one of Michigans’ top dentists by Hour Detroit Magazine. In his free time, he enjoys movies, music, tennis, playing saxophone & spending time with family & friends.

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  • David Heys

    Dr. David Heys earned his DDS from the University of Michigan. He prioritizes building long-lasting relationships with patients so he can customize their dental care. Outside the office he enjoys spending time with his wife & children as well as traveling & playing golf.

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  • Joao Najar

    Dr. Najar graduated from Dental School in 1994 in Sao Paulo Brazil. He completed 2 years of Post-Doctoral Program in Restorative and Aesthetic Dentistry at University of Michigan School of Dentistry.

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  • Susannah Lyddon

    Dr. Susannah Lyddon was raised in Plymouth, Michigan with her Mom, Dad, and two younger sisters. Dr. Lyddon graduated from Michigan State University with a Bachelor of Science degree in Nutritional Science. 

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  • Kosta Patsarikas

    Dr. Kosta Patsarikas attended Oakland University for undergrad and then attended the University of Michigan Dental School.  Outside of work, Kosta enjoys being active, playing golf, basketball, and soccer; he also enjoys spending time with his friends and family.

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  • Mohamed Meghil

    Dr. Meghil is board-certified in periodontology and dental implant surgery by the American Board of Periodontology. He earned his dental degree from the University of Benghaz and practiced as a general dentist before moving the United States.

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What Our Clients Say About Us

  • "Always great. They always have my best interest. Dr Heys is great. I respect his opinions on what needs to be completed. Dr Regula always checks on me to make sure that me and my family are doing well.

    I have been going to Preferred Dental Group for over 20 years. It is always a great experience or as good as a dental visit can be.

    Very professional. Caring about my needs.

    I would suggest to anyone needing dental care."
    James J. V. on 05/24/2024
  • "I truly appreciated the active listening skills and overall professionalism from every staff member I encountered. Love my new dentist's office!"
    Private Feedback from Survey
  • "I was tired of going to my previous dentist with expectations of having my problems fixed, yet they were not addressed. My co-worker raved about her dentist, so I thought I'd give it a try. All I can say is, my first experience was truly the best in my 63 years of life. Jessica was so professional and efficient! Karen was the most attentive, thorough Hygienist I've ever had. Dr. Lyddon was a delight. To have a Dr. actually listen to my concerns while addressing them, amazing. Loved the overall energy of the entire practice. I'm never leaving."
    Katherine M. on 05/05/2024
  • "I love this dentist office.
    There is never a wait time.
    We're always seen on time and finish in a timely manner.
    The staff as a whole is very friendly."
    Brooklyn G. 04/22/2024
  • "I have been coming to this dental office for more than 10 years and always it has been very good."
    Maria D. on 03/06/2024
  • "I have nothing but great things to say about this office, the staff goes above and beyond every time I come in."
    Evan A. on 02/23/2024
  • "Been coming here for years and I drive the distance because of the good care I receive."
    Harriet F. on 02/07/2024
  • "This beautifully run business is wonderful! From the minute you enter you know they care. Thank you for your excellent care."
    Ernestine G. on 01/26/2024
  • "Dr. Patsarikas is always attentive and listens to all my concerns during any procedure (and I've had quite a few). Truly the best dentist I've ever been to!"
    Erik N. on 01/25/2024
  • "I love the care, professionalism, and kindness always shown. I have been treating here for over 15 years and recommend you to family and friends. Dr. Saigal is professional and personable. Also, the hygienist. Keep up the good work team!!!"
    Denise S. on 01/19/2024
  • "Always professional and courteous to my needs/concerns as a patient. The staff is flat out amazing!"
    Chad H. on 01/18/2024
  • "This was my first appt with this group (based on a referral from my friend). It was very easy to schedule an appt and the entire staff was very friendly and helpful. Initial indicators are very positive. Switching my wife and kids to this group now."
    David T. on 12/05/2023
  • "Review for Preferred Dental Group Good experience! Am relatively new to this group but my whole family has been coming. Everyone very courteous and knowledgeable."
    Susan W. on 11/26/2023
  • "Review for Preferred Dental Group This was my first visit with Preferred Dental. Everyone was very professional, thorough, and friendly. I'm very glad I gave them a try."
    Craig F. on 11/21/2023
  • "Preferred Dental Group handles their clients in the most professional and caring manner. They are prompt with appointments and treat each with respect and kindness.

    I feel that I am getting the best dental care that is available to me. They have been taking care of my dental needs for almost 20 years and I won't even consider going anywhere else."
    Carl Y. on 10/26/2023
  • "I didn't have an appointment, but I had an emergency that Preferred Dental somehow got me in!!! In one hour, I was smiling and, on my way to work!!!
    I was greeted kindly made to feel that the whole staff was happy to see me even though I didn't have an appointment!!! Thank you!!! Jere Law"
    Jere L. on 10/23/2023
  • "I've been coming here for years, even after moving 45 minutes away, for the same reasons, It was easy to make an emergency appointment for tooth pain.

    Staff, as always, were kind and helpful.

    I was examined promptly with experienced care and given thoughtful sound dental advice on my condition.

    This is definitely a 5-star dental office."
    Joseph J. 09/30/2023
    Daisy L. 07/30/2023
  • "I had a great experience during my appointment.

    I was very comfortable and pain free lol.

    They were rock stars from the moment that I walked in and exit the building."
    Ronnie M. on 07/13/2023
  • "Always a wonderful experience.

    My hygienist and Dr. Lydden are always thorough, understanding, caring and
    pay attention."
    Lonette T. on 07/12/2023
  • "Excellent patient procedures, Courteous receptionists, Comfortable examination rooms, Professional Dentist, Professional Dental Hygienist."
    Sara S. 07/01/2023
  • "I appreciate Dr. Saigal's professionalism combined with his easy-going demeanor.

    He explains everything thoroughly and makes sure I understand any follow up procedures recommended.

    As an additional plus, this dental building is located in a very picturesque location set in a woodsy quiet surrounding."
    John C. 06/13/2023
  • "Love, Love, Love Preferred Dental! Ryan is the best and the staff is awesome. One of the things I truly love is the coordination of the staff - Love the Black and Red professional clothing. Looks great!"
    Alice H. 06/08/2023
  • "If you want the BEST dental care in the area - you better use the dentists at Preferred Dental!"
    Gerald R. 06/07/2023
  • "Most people would say going to the dentist is not high on their list of enjoyable things, but my hygienist and dentist ( Julie & Dr. Heys) make it something I look forward to. Both are caring and knowledgeable professionals, who have kept me and my teeth in good shape for many years!"
    Lisa D. 06/01/2023
  • "We have been using Preferred Dental for a long time and will continue to do so. Twenty years ago, after our first several years with them, we moved, but have continued to come here despite a 50 minute one-way drive. All staff are friendly and efficient, and dental work is excellent. Definitely a family-friendly office."
    Joseph J. on 4/18/2023
  • "Always accommodating. Professional, efficient, courteous, with high quality service."
    Donald S. on 3/30/23
  • "My family have been patient for over 10 years! It's always a pleasant experience! We got a pleasant surprise seeing Vicky today! Thank you, Dr. Najar, Vicky and all the other staff members for always exceeding our expectation. Thank you, Preferred Dental Group!"
    Latasha H. 3/26/23
  • "As I've said B4, on Previous Reviews, Preferred Dental, is a High-Class Well-Organized Group of Professionals. Upon you entering, and then also departing the Office. You all work so good as a Team. Got to give my Hygienist " Maija " a VERY high Excellent Plus. She is the Best, and I wish you would forward this comment to her. !!! Along with I can't help form saying also, Dr. Heys, makes your visit so comfortable, and with that said, that Personal Touch of Professionalism. Then just going back to the words of my entering experience."
    Robert H. on 02/23/23
  • "I was so impressed with my first visit. Everyone was so nice and
    professional. Office was clean. I didn't have to wait long to be seen. My only regret is that I didn't choose Preferred Dental years ago."
    Karen L. 02/22/23
  • "Love this office. Every hygienist and Dentist I've ever had is great in their own way. I'm partial to Ryan because I've seen him more than others - he is easy to talk to and thorough in his work. I really cannot think of any criticism. It's a great team. I'm only sorry I haven't been a patient longer!!"
    Kathryn D. 02/07/23
  • "Dr. Saigal is the best. He is very kind and approachable. He treats me as a friend, not a client/patient. Everyone at Preferred Dental is kind and friendly. Wouldn't go anywhere else!"
    Anonymous on 02/07/23
  • "I had such a great experience! The staff is very kind and friendly. All of my questions were answered by the hygienist and dentist."
    Hannah J. 01/29/23
  • "I've been going to Preferred Dental for years. They are by far the best dentists and hygienists in Metro Detroit. I would recommend them to anyone looking for a dentist."
    Marcus 10/14/2022
  • "I have never been to a better Dentist in my life. Everyone there is absolutely fantastic"
    Steven D. 8/19/22
  • "I Love my Dentist. He knows What he is doing. My Teeth are happy. Keeps me Smiling."
    Karen C. on 08/18/2022
  • "My wife and I have been going to Preferred Dental for 36 years. We started when living in Livonia but have continued coming here since moving to White Lake 23 years ago. The service and staff here are outstanding and are the reason we have continued our dental services with Preferred Dental despite the increased driving distance."
    Joseph J. 8/13/2022
  • "Never a wait, the team is very professional & always making your visit relaxing. Maya is an excellent Hygienist, she prepares you physically, and also mentally, for your visit with your Dentist. My Dentist is Excellent, & VERY Knowledgeable of his practice. I would refer him to any of my Friends or Family. He is never in a rush or hurry and will spend as much time needed to the answering of your questions or concerns. The girls which take care of your records, (front office) etc., are very helpful and friendly."
    Robert H. 8/11/22
  • "I was helped with a bad situation. Would highly recommend. Great service. Was treated very well"
    Brenda B.

Walk-Ins & Emergencies Welcome!

Dental Services & Procedures

Regular dental visits are essential to make sure oral health problems — from tooth decay to oral cancer — are detected and treated in a timely manner. At our office, your oral health is our paramount concern. We want to make sure your teeth stay healthy, function well and look great! From regular cleanings and exams to advanced restorative treatments, all of your routine dental needs can be met right here.

Services we offer include:

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