Mark L. Nelson, DDS
Dr. Mark Nelson completed his undergraduate studies at the University of Utah before attending the University of Oklahoma for dental school. He graduated from dental school in 1982 and completed his pediatric residency at Oregon Health Science University in 1984. He then returned to Utah and has been practicing in the Davis County area since that time. As a pediatric dentist, his goal is to provide the best possible experience for both children and parents, and to treat each child he meets the way that their parents want them to be treated.
Dr. Nelson completes continuing education courses each year to remain up-to-date with the latest treatment techniques. He completed a post-graduate certification in Orthodontics through the American Straight Wire Orthodontic Association in 1985, and in 1991 become a board-certified pediatric dentist through the American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry (AAPD).
Dr. Nelson is a member of many professional organizations, including:
- American Dental Association
- American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry
- Utah Chapter of the American Society of Dentistry for Children (in which he served as President in 1987)
- American Board of Pediatric Dentistry (Diplomat)
- South Davis Dental Society (in which he served as President in 1992)
Additionally, he served as the Program Direction of Pediatric Dental Residency at Primary Children’s Hospital from 1991-1994. He is also an Operation Smile Team Pediatric Dentist and has travelled all over the word to provide pediatric and orthodontic care to children.
Dr. Nelson and his wife, Marcie, have been married since 1980. They have five children. When not in the office, Dr. Nelson enjoys golfing.
Treagan White, DDS
Dr. Treagan White grew up in Tulsa, Oklahoma, and Dillingham, Alaska. He moved to Utah when he enrolled at Utah State University to study Business Administration and Chemistry. After earning his degree he moved to Iowa City to attend the University of Iowa for dental school. While there he met his wife who played on the University of Iowa Women’s Soccer team. They continued on in Iowa City when Dr. White was accepted into the University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics Pediatric Dentistry Program. This residency is considered one of the top pediatric dental programs in the country and has a focus on pediatric behavior management, treatment of individuals with special needs, hospital dentistry, sedation dentistry and orthodontics. Dr. White is passionate about providing honest, high quality care to the children of Davis County. Dr. White has a beautiful wife and daughter. They all enjoy backpacking, snowboarding, and soccer.
Meet Our Team
Our amazing team of dental professionals love helping children achieve healthy smiles. We love the children we meet, their families and what we do! We go above and beyond to create a positive, welcoming environment in which both children and parents can feel at ease. Give us a call today to make your appointment with our pediatric dentists and learn more about pediatric dentistry in Centerville, Utah!
Kate and her husband, Bob, have three children, Poppy (age three) and Nelson (age two), and baby Harley. Bob is a school teacher. Outside of the office, Kate enjoys playing volleyball.
Tonya and her husband of 32 years have three children. Outside of office, she enjoys shopping, playing games, biking and spending time with her family.