Meet Dr. Paul Nielson
PAUL NIELSON, DDS, FAGD
Dr. Paul Nielson is passionate about his profession and his responsibility to your family’s dental health. For Dr. Nielson, it has never been acceptable to just be an average dentist or to deliver average results – he has always aimed to exceed expectations.
EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE
Dr. Nielson graduated Valedictorian and Summa Cum Laude from Brigham Young University with a degree in zoology. During his undergraduate studies, he spent two years in Chile and became fluent in Spanish. Dr. Nielson completed his dental training at the University of Washington in Seattle. He graduated as the top student in his class and received many awards and special recognition for his work with dental implants, periodontics, orthodontics, and restorative dentistry.
Dr. Nielson has been caring for patients for the last nine years, with the majority of time spent in Arizona. During this time he has taken more than 600 hours of continuing education in the past four years alone, much more than the state requirement of 75 hours. His focus of study is cosmetic dentistry, full mouth rehabilitation, implant dentistry, and sedation dentistry. During the spring of 2013, he achieved the level of Master with the Academy of General Dentistry in recognition of his extraordinary dedication to excellence.
Dr. Nielson enjoys treating patients of all ages and maintaining these friendships for years. His passion is creating an individual plan of dental health that will allow each patient to maintain strong teeth, healthy gums, and a beautiful smile for a lifetime. He treats every patient as he would treat his own family members and offers his patients access to his personal cell phone number.
- American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry
- American Dental Association
- Arizona Dental Association
- Academy of General Dentistry
- Omicron Kappa Upsilon Dental Honor Society
OUTSIDE THE OFFICE
Dr. Nielson is the proud father of four children, Isabella, Lincoln, Wynston, and Hatch. He has been married thirteen years to his wife, Erin. Dr. Nielson enjoys family vacations to the beach and Disneyland. His personal hobbies are teaching at his church, snowboarding, hiking, and mountain biking.