Advanced, Quality Dentistry in Central Utah

WELCOME TO Pinnacle Advanced Dentistry

With over 150 years of combined dental experience, Dr. Scott W. Petersen and our exceptional professional team are devoted to providing the PINNACLE of dental healthcare to patients in a welcoming and comfortable environment. Our practice takes a custom approach to dental care, investing in cutting-edge technology to offer a wide range of fully comprehensive treatments and care for patients of all ages. In addition to excellent general and cosmetic dental services, we also provide orthodontics, laser dentistry, oral surgery & implant dentistry, craniofacial sleep medicine & TMJ therapy services. The incomparable value of our specialized services, technology & expertise attract patients from all over the state of Utah and beyond. We love welcoming new patients to our practice and invite you to allow us to care for you like family.

Scott W. Petersen, DMD, MP, SMP

Dr. Scott W. Petersen has provided the highest standard of dental care to patients for over 16 years. Upon completion of a two-year LDS mission to Rome, Italy, he graduated from Temple University School of Dentistry in Philadelphia, PA with certified honors in endodontics, oral surgery, and prosthodontics in 2005. He additionally received extensive training and certification in orthodontics, providing comprehensive treatment for youth and adults for over thirteen years. Dr. Petersen received FASTBRACES® Master Provider status (general dentist with a comparable training level to an orthodontist) and was honored to be additionally recognized as FASTBRACES® Senior Master Provider by Dr. Anthony Viazis, FASTBRACES® Inventor and Founder, for his extensive expertise.

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Scott H. Shakespear, DDS

Dr. Scott H. Shakespear has practiced the highest quality general and cosmetic dentistry for over a decade with special emphasis in prosthodontics, including dentures. Additionally, Dr. Shakespear has received specialized training in implant dentistry and oral surgery, and offers complimentary consultations. He stays abreast of the latest research and developments in the dental field and is fully trained in the advanced Solea Laser Dental technology, including Solea Sleep snore laser therapy. Upon completion of an LDS mission to Thailand, he graduated from the University of Detroit Mercy School of Dentistry in 2012. Dr. Shakespear is thrilled to accept new patients in both Nephi & Fillmore.

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I love the people in this office. They are friendly and Dr. Peterson is fantastic.

- Mel M.

The experience at NephiCity Family Dental was great. They were kind, considerate and professional.

- James D.

We love Dr. Petersen and the rest of the wonderful staff here at the Nephi Dental Clinic. They are so welcoming, patient with kids, and provide amazing dental care. My family and I have been coming to this office since I was a child, and I am grateful they’ve taken such good care of me and my family. Thank you, Nephi Dental Clinic!

- Camie A.

Great and doctor. They are so helpful, kind and gentle. Great place to get work done on teeth.

- Shelith J.

Always friendly staff! They always make sure your comfortable and do quality work!

- Lisa W.

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