Dr. Dewey’s passion is delivering exceptional dentistry with the latest techniques and equipment, while making a connection with patients and helping them feel comfortable. He is a genuinely friendly person and we are lucky to have him join our team at Summit Dental!
Dr. Dewey has a special interest in preventative care and the connection between oral health and whole body wellness. He focuses on treating patients in the most gentle and efficient way possible.
Growing up in Michigan, Dr. Dewey attended Michigan State University majoring in Biology and continued on to the University of Michigan for Dental School. Following dental school, he joined the United States Navy as a Dental Officer and did advanced training at Naval Station Norfolk, Virginia in the Advanced Education in General Dentistry (A.E.G.D.) program. Following his training Dr. Dewey became the Dental Officer (O-3) aboard the nuclear powered aircraft carrier U.S.S. Dwight D. Eisenhower (CVN 69).
After his commitment with the United States Navy concluded, Dr. Dewey moved with his family to Portland in 2006. He owned and operated a large dental office in S.E. Portland for nearly a decade until he was forced to sell his office after sustaining injuries from a texting semi truck driver rear ending a vehicle that he was riding in. Fully recovered after almost a year of recovery, Dr. Dewey is thrilled to be back doing what he loves! We are thrilled to have Dr. Dewey join the Summit Dental team!
Dr. Dewey has additional training post Dental School in:
Dr. Dewey has two children, Nate and Nina, a dog Shadow, two pet chickens and many fish. He spends most weekends birdwatching and hiking trails in the Columbia River Gorge and other places in our beautiful state with his kids and dog. He is a huge sports fan and enjoys watching the Portland Timbers, Blazers, Detroit Lions, and Michigan State Spartans. Please help us to welcome Dr. Dewey to the Summit Dental team!
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Dr. David Wilson earned his B.S. degree in 1994 from the University of Oregon. He then earned his D.M.D degree in 1998 from Oregon Health & Sciences University with high honors.
Dr. Wilson then spent two years in Chicago, IL attending a General Practice Residency at Illinois Masonic Medical Center. Dr. Wilson focused his hospital-based residency in dental prosthodontics and general anesthesia. Based on this training, Dr. Wilson enjoys restorative dentistry with a focus on crowns, bridges and implant-supported restorations. He also maintains a general anesthesia license and is one of the few general dentists in the State of Oregon qualified to treat patients in the dental setting with the aid of all forms of sedation and anesthesia.
Upon returning to Portland, Dr. Wilson worked as an associate dentist in Lake Oswego, Troutdale and had his own practice in Tigard. Please join us in welcoming Dr. Wilson! He is very excited to be joining our Summit Dental Team!
Dr. Wilson was awarded a Fellowship in the Academy of General Dentistry in 2004 and a Mastership in the College of Sedation Dentistry in 2009. He has served on the Oregon Academy of General Dentistry board of directors. He is a past president of the Multnomah Dental Society, and a member of the Oregon Dental Association, the American Dental Association, and the American Dental Society of Anesthesiology.
Dr. Wilson currently serves as a governing board member of Albertina Kerr, a local non-profit organization focused on the well-being of children and adults with behavioral and developmental challenges.