Dr. Brandon Nakken

Dr. Brandon was raised in Orem, Utah. He graduated from Brigham Young University with a BA degree in Italian.  One of the ways that he paid for his college education was by working as a ski instructor for young kids and sharing his love for skiing.

Dr. Brandon received his Doctorate of Dental Surgery from University of the Pacific in San Francisco, California and furthered his education by completing a 2-year residency in pediatric dentistry with NYU-Langone at the Rady Children’s Hospital in San Diego.  During his residency, he received training for children with special health care needs, dentistry under general anesthesia and oral sedation.   He is a member of the American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry and the American Dental Association.

Dr. Brandon is married and a proud father to two little girls.   He is patient and compassionate and tries to make every kid’s visit to the dentist fun.  His favorite hobbies are skiing, mountain biking, rock climbing, free diving, watching sports and being with family and friends.