2018 is shaping up to be a year of continuing education………. again!  For some time now, I have wanted to gain more training in implants.  Recently I was made aware of some great courses that will be held in my own backyard of Las Vegas!  The implant company Implant Direct has a series of courses … Continue reading “What’s Next?”

We have been blessed with another successful year in treating the wonderful people of Las Vegas (and a few who have traveled from Utah and Reno to see us!). We wanted to reflect for a couple of minutes on what we are thankful for during this holiday season. 5) We are thankful that people eat … Continue reading “Top 5 things the Summit Dental Team is Thankful About”

Last week I had the opportunity of attending the Dentsply-Sirona World 2017 here in Las Vegas.  As many of you know, my identical twin brother is a dentist (the one on the left of the photo) as well and we were able to “nerd out” together for 3 straight days! This was nothing new for … Continue reading “DS World 2017 Highlights!”

The last couple of months have been a whirlwind of new technology and procedures at our dental office!  A couple of months ago we had the opportunity to purchase a Cerec machine.  This machine enables us to make crowns in a single visit, which eliminates the need to wear a temporary crown for 2 weeks … Continue reading “A Summer of Learning”

I know it’s a little early but I was thinking about the sacrifice mothers make as I completed some crowns on a wonderful patient.  This mother lived for years not liking the look of her smile.  But as with so many other mothers I see in my office, she had put off her needs and … Continue reading “Happy Early Mother’s Day”

Poor oral health not only effects the look of our smile but also our self-confidence, often our success, and even our relationships, not to mention our general health as well.  Research is continuing to show a correlation between poor oral health and serious health problems such as diabetes, heart disease, and premature low birthweight babies, … Continue reading “5 Tips to a Happier Healthier Smile!”

Sometimes I feel a little out of place in the big city of Las Vegas.  My vision for Summit Dental involves our practice experiencing the types of relationships you might get in a small town dental office.  This type of office, to me, seems to be the best way to find fulfillment and enjoyment in … Continue reading “Small Town Feel in a Big City”

Happy Holidays! What a wonderful year we have had here at Summit Dental. The road has been long with even a few bumps along the way, but it has been worth it to see what Summit Dental has become. I started this journey 7 ½ years ago when Dr. Peers decided to open his own … Continue reading “Reflections on 2016”

At Summit Dental we have a soft spot for Veterans Day. This year we will be open on Veteran’s Day and I look forward to treating some of our favorite veteran patients! One of the most rewarding aspects of owning Summit Dental is the quality of the patients we serve from the VA dental clinic. … Continue reading “Happy Veterans Day!”

On behalf of the Summit Dental team we would like to welcome you to our brand-new website! It has been a true labor of love, and we have tried to make it as user friendly as possible. We want our new and current patients to quickly and easily see the fun and professional personality of our office!