Mortenson Family Dental was founded in 1979 in Middletown, KY by Dr. Wayne Mortenson. After many years of running a successful practice, Dr. Wayne’s sons joined the dental field and opened their own Mortenson Family Dental locations. With the success of running several Mortenson Family Dental locations, the Mortenson family allowed other local dentists with the same values and visions to join the company and open Mortenson Family Dental locations as well.
In 2011 Dr. Wayne and Dr. John Howard, of Howard Family Dental, realized they were running similar companies and they could benefit from joining together and sharing the best practices they had learned throughout their dental careers. Not long after, Dr. John Meis, Siouxland Dental Health (now Summit Dental Health), and his practices joined Dr. Mortenson and Dr. Howard and Mortenson Dental Partners was created. Now Mortenson Dental Partners is providing dental care in 10 states providing dental treatment to hundreds of thousands of patients a year.
Oral & Facial Surgery Group is a part of Mortenson Dental Partners.
While wisdom teeth are one of the most common reasons for dental extraction treatment at Oral & Facial Surgery Group, other teeth sometimes need to be removed for different reasons. We sat down with our own Dr. Maneesh Mohan to talk about why a tooth might need to be removed, and what to expect during […]