Dr. Chelsea Dean is a native Nevadan, born and raised in the Carson City area. She attended the University of Nevada Reno where she earned a bachelors degree in Biology with a minor in Chemistry. She went on to attend the University of Nevada, Las Vegas School of Dental Medicine and earned a Doctor of Dental Medicine degree.
Dr. Dean has continued her education beyond her years in dental school by participating in many continuing education classes. She has always stayed up with the latest developments in dentistry including extensive training in endodontics, cosmetic dentistry, implants, periodontal therapy, and Cerec. She is also part of numerous professional organizations including:
- American Dental Association
- American Academy of Women Dentists
- Academy of General Dentistry
- American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry
- Northern Nevada Dental Society
- Frank Spear Faculty Club
Dr. Dean is excellent at listening to and communicating with patients of all ages. She enjoys working with patients to achieve their dental goals whether it is maintaining their current oral health or restoring their smile.
Dr. Dean has a strong passion for community service as she has been a board member for a non-profit called Smiles for Survivors, which provides free dental care to woman who have survived breast cancer. She has worked with the organization to perform full mouth reconstruction on woman in the program. She has also worked with the homeless centers of Nevada to provide dental care to under privileged children.
While she enjoys her time at the office, she also enjoys spending time with her husband Jarrod, her baby girl Emma, and two dogs Abby and Riley. Dr. Dean loves biking, skiing, running, and cooking.