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Michael Purcell, DDS

Education

Creighton University in Omaha, Nebraska
University Of Nebraska Medical Center in Omaha, Nebraska



Personal Bio

Dr. Michael Purcell is a native of Pueblo, Colorado. In 1993, Dr. Purcell earned his dental degree from Creighton University in Omaha, Nebraska. Dr. Purcell was awarded the Quintessence Award for academic achievement and the Operative Award for excellence in practice teaching. After graduation, he returned to Pueblo to practice general dentistry for three years. In 1996, Dr. Purcell was accepted to a hospital base pediatric dental program at the University Of Nebraska Medical Center in Omaha, Nebraska. Dr. Purcell's studies consisted of oral management of bone marrow transplant patients, pediatric medicine, oral surgery, anesthesiology and he was a member of the cleft lip and palate team at Boys Town. Dr. Purcell presented his research project on preventative dentistry at the American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry in San Diego, CA.

Dr. Purcell is a proud member of the American Dental Association (ADA) and American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry.

He enjoys golfing, fishing and water skiing. He and his wife D'Arcy have one daughter, Meghan.



Dennis H. Clark, DDS

Education
Attended Brigham Young University & the University of Nevada - Las Vegas
DDS from the University of the Pacific, Arthur A. Dugoni School of Dentistry (1987)

Personal Bio
Dr. Clark was born and raised in Las Vegas, NV and was educated in the Clark County School District from kindergarten to the twelfth grade.  From 1979 to 1981, Dennis served a mission in Peru for The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints.   

Dr. Clark has been practicing dentistry in the Las Vegas and Henderson area since 1987.  In 2005, he performed humanitarian dentistry in Sri Lanka and taught dentistry at the Kigali Health Institute in Rwanda in 2012.

In his downtime, Dr. Clark enjoys waterskiing, surfing, snow skiing, stand up paddle boarding, beach volleyball, traveling and playing vintage guitars.