Every effort is made to enhance my dental health.
– Carol R
Dr. Ron Wagner
Dr. Ron Wagner began his journey in dentistry over 30 years ago. Graduating from the prestigious University of the Pacific School of Dentistry, Dr. Wagner went into private practice—fulfilling a life-long dream. Dr. Wagner is a picture of professionalism and expertise. He holds certifications in the Nevada Dental Board, Invisalign program, as well as Zoom!® teeth whitening. In order to stay on the forefront of the advances in his field, he is a proud member of the American Dental Association and Southern Nevada Dental Society. Dr. Wagner loves private practice and the freedom it allows him and his team to serve their patients like family.
Dr. Wagner has been married to his beautiful wife, Connie for more than three decades. They enjoy spending time with their 6 children and 13 grandchildren, while playing tennis and racquetball in his spare time. Dr. Wagner loves working with the amazing patients of Las Vegas and cannot wait to meet you.
Dr. Kent Wagner
Dr. Kent Wagner joined his father’s practice in 2005. He is a graduate of Brigham Young University, and UNLV as well as the esteemed University of the Pacific School of Dentistry. Dr. Kent has a passion for helping people realize the confidence of a beautiful smile. Dr. Wagner has advanced training in CEREC same day dentistry, Invisalign, and cosmetic dentistry. He is an active member of the American Dental Association and Southern Nevada Dental Society.
As a father of 4 and a die-hard BYU football fan, Dr. Kent Wagner spends his free time coaching his boys’ football teams. He also enjoys spending time with his beautiful wife and daughter.
Dr. Rich Cannon
Dr. Rich Cannon graduated from Brigham Young University, and then the UNLV School of Dental Medicine. His passion lies in patient education and restorative dentistry. He values each and every patient he sees, and spends the extra time it takes to ensure he understands their needs and expectations. He is a member of the American Dental Association and the Southern Nevada Dental Society.
Dr. Cannon is a proud family man and loves adventuring with his wife Maria. He has always had an aptitude for working with his hands. When not utilizing his talents in the dental office, you can find him with his son in the garage fixing and creating things with metal and wood. Dr. Cannon and his wife, son, and daughter enjoy exploring new places, camping, and hiking.
Dr. Tom Lawler
Dr. Tom Lawler joined the practice in 2016. A native of Dallas, TX, Dr. Lawler completed his undergraduate studies at Brigham Young University and received his degree in Exercise Science. He earned his Doctor of Dental Surgery from Texas A&M Baylor College of Dentistry in Dallas. He has a passion for continuing education in the dental field and is constantly striving to understand ways in which he can better serve his patients. He is a member of the American Dental Association, the Academy of General Dentistry, the Academy of LDS Dentists, and Crown Council.
Dr. Lawler met his wife Chrissy while living abroad in Germany during high school. He enjoys spending his free time playing with his two daughters, traveling, golfing, being in the mountains, and is an avid sports fan.
Dr. Richard Nelson
Dr. Richard Nelson grew up in Las Vegas, and graduated Magna Cum Laude with a BS in Biology from UNLV in 2003. He then went on to pursue his dental degree and graduated TKO Honors from University of the Pacific Dental School in San Francisco in 2006. Dr. Nelson dedicates over 150 continuing education credit hours every year, mostly in the areas of implant studies and orthodontics. Dr. Nelson participates in Progressive GP Orthodontic Studies, and is seeking a Master of Science in Dentofacial Growth Management. He has been a Preferred Invisalign® Provider for 10 years, and is a member of the ADA, AACO, AGD, CDA and OCDS.
Dr. Nelson takes pride in being able to change a patient’s bad dental experience into a good one, and loves straightening teeth because he truly believes it’s the best way to help patients not only have a beautiful smile but to have healthier teeth for life. Aside from dentistry, Dr. Nelson loves the 49ers, watching good movies, eating good food, and going to the gym. He is currently engaged to his beautiful fiancé. They will be married in a few months and plan on starting a family.
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If you want to restore confidence in your pearly whites, and feel better about your overall dental health, we recommend visit our office in Las Vegas, Nevada to see if we would be a perfect fit for you. Please don’t hesitate to call us with any questions you may have! We can’t wait to hear from you, and let you into our Wagner Dental family!