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, and both enjoy spending time with their 6 children and 13 grandchildren. Dr. Wagner also likes 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 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 diehard 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 graduated from Brigham Young University, and then the UNLV School of Dental Medicine. Dr. Cannon is passionate about how the latest advancements in digital dentistry are improving the experience and results he can offer to his patients. This includes same-day crowns, 3D imaging, and the ability to reliably replace missing teeth with implants. He values each and every patient he sees and spends the extra time it takes to ensure he understands their needs and expectations.
Dr. Cannon is a proud father of three children. He and his wife love taking the family camping, hiking, and to explore new places. He has always had an aptitude for working with his hands. When not utilizing his talents in the dental office, you can find him in the garage keeping busy with woodworking and welding.
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.
Dr. Lawler has completed hundreds of hours of continuing education with advanced training in cosmetic dentistry, laser dentistry, digital dentistry and 3D imaging, and endodontics. He is one of only a few dentists in the Las Vegas valley certified in the BioClear Method for cosmetically restoring teeth. He is an active member of the:
Dr. Lawler met his wife Chrissy while living abroad in Germany during high school. They have three daughters who keep them busy. When he’s not in the office, you’ll find Dr. Lawler hiking or off-roading in the mountains, playing with his daughters, traveling, or at sporting events.
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.
If you want to restore confidence in your pearly whites and feel better about your overall dental health, we recommend visiting 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 welcome you into our Wagner Dental family!