Dr. Brent Nielsen, DMD

Dr. Brent Nielsen, DMD

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Dentistry  |  
Male  |  
39 y/o
86 reviews

Accepting new patients

Colorado Springs Dentist, Brent Nielsen, spent his early life just south of Denver in Highlands Ranch where he moved with his parents (Les and Carol) and brothers (Scott and Aaron) in the summer of 1989. He quickly grew to love Colorado and all that it had to offer. Hiking, biking, skiing and fishing became favorite pastimes during countless hours exploring the mountains along the Front Range. In 1996 he graduated from Highlands Ranch High School and headed off for new adventures in the mountains of Idaho and Utah as he completed his undergraduate education at Brigham Young University. While in college, Brent met and married his wife Julie and they both headed off to Florida where he pursued his dental education at Nova Southeastern University College of Dental Medicine in Fort Lauderdale, Florida. While in Florida Dr. Nielsen and his wife welcomed their first child, Clementine, into their home during his final year of dental school. After a grueling four years of rigorous dental training he earned his dental (DMD) degree and began planning his future. The opportunity arose to continue his dental education further at Yale University in New Haven Connecticut. Dr. Nielsen was one of three young dentists to receive the invitation to study with the Yale University School of Medicine General Practice Residency program. This highly competitive program opened new doors and an infinitely greater understanding of the practice of dentistry. While at Yale he gained hands on experience and individualized training by some of the most well respected and highly specialized dentists and medical professionals in the world. Included in this residency were rotations through internal and emergency medicine, anesthesia and general surgery, as well as oral surgery and pediatric dentistry. This experience has made Dr. Nielsen uniquely qualified to handle a wide variety of complex dental needs while providing patients with the comfort, clinical expertise and care they should expect and deserve. Following his residency in Connecticut, Dr. Nielsen decided to bring his talents back to the great state of Colorado! In the summer of 2009 he returned to Denver and began practicing as an associate dentist at a couple different group practices. During this time he and his wife had their second child Lily, giving him his long awaited “Native Coloradan.” Clementine soon warmed up to her new little sister and have since become inseparable. Having two girls and an overload of estrogen in the house has helped Dr. Nielsen reestablish his love for the Colorado mountains and hone his skiing, snowboarding and fishing skills to unimaginable levels! While appreciative of the opportunities working in these group practices afforded him, Dr. Nielsen felt he could be of greater assistance to patients in a solo practice setting. So, the search was on to find the perfect place to practice. After many hours, days and weeks searching, he found a place to land in the foothills area of Northwest Colorado Springs in the Mountain Shadows Neighborhood. Being one of the practicing dentists in Colorado Springs has been a great experience for Dr. Nielsen where he has forged lasting bonds with his patients and the communities of Mountain Shadows, Peregrine, Rockrimmon and the Garden of the Gods areas....See Less

Silverstone Dental

5731 Silverstone Ter Ste 220

Colorado Springs, CO 80919
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Accepted insurance

  • Aetna
  • Ameritas
  • Assurant Employee Benefits
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • CompBenefits Corp.
  • Delta Dental
  • Dental Network of America
  • DenteMax
  • Dominion Insurance
  • Guardian
  • Humana
  • MetLife
  • United Concordia
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Care Philosophy

Begins With You!Silverstone Dental is North West Colorado Springs Premier Dental OfficeA Beautiful, Healthy Smile

Welcome to our Colorado Springs Dental Office! Finding a dentist in Colorado Springs can be a daunting task... and finding an affordable dentist in Colorado Springs can make it that much more overwhelming! We sincerely appreciate you taking the time to look at our website to see what Dr. Nielsen and his dental staff may have to offer you! 

We pride ourselves on being a highly educated, service oriented office, intent on keeping up with the latest trends in our ever changing profession. Dentistry is a very competitive field to be in, and in a town as health conscious as Colorado Springs is, it becomes even more competitive! Informed patients have a wide variety of treatment options and dentists to choose from. Relying on  a great bed-side manner just doesn’t cut it anymore. Patients are demanding their local dentists to be as clinically skilled as they are charming and attractive! 

It’s an exciting time to be involved in dentistry... recent advancements allow us to be more conservative while, at the same time, be more proactive in our treatment planning. As a patient, you have a wide range of choices in treatment options, materials and sources of information, allowing YOU to be as proactive as you want to be in your definition of optimal oral health! 

We look forward to having you in our office to discuss your goals and desires for your oral health. If you would like to have a Free Consultation prior to scheduling your exam, cleaning and low radiation digital x-rays, we would be happy to accommodate you... it’s important to us that you feel comfortable and at home in our Colorado Springs Dental Office.

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Practice Areas

  • Dentistry
  • Cosmetic Dentistry
  • Emergency Dentistry
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Conditions Treated

  • Cavity
  • Chipped Tooth
  • Crooked Teeth
  • Dental Disorders
  • Gingivitis
  • Grinding of Teeth
  • Gum Disease
  • TMJ
  • Tooth Damage
  • Tooth Decay
  • Toothache
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Procedures

  • Amalgam Dental Fillings
  • Cosmetic Procedure
  • Dental Bridge
  • Dental Cleaning
  • Dental Crown
  • Dental Examination
  • Dental Implant
  • Dental Prophylaxis
  • Dental X-Ray
  • Dentures
  • Physical Examination
  • Root Canal
  • Teeth Extraction
  • Teeth Whitening

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Colorado.

0 Sanctions

No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

0 Board Actions

No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

Education

  • Brigham Young University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 2004
  • Nova Southeastern University
    Medical School | Graduated 2008
  • Yale University
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2009

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Nielsen has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

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Languages Spoken

  • English

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Dr. Nielsen's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Nielsen to family and friends
4.8
based on 86 total surveys (3 with reviews)
Dr. Nielsen's Performance
  • Trustworthiness
    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well
    EXCELLENT
  • Answers Questions
    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent
    EXCELLENT
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment
    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness
    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time
    Under 10 minutes
Patient Reviews (3)
in Colorado Springs, CO |
Silverstone Dental offers top notch service and professionalism. Dr. Brent Nielson is a medical doctor who also brings both top of the line dental skill and equipment throughout the office. His staff is always extremely friendly and professional for the entire appointment.
in Colorado Springs, Colorado |
I changed dentists a couple years ago, to Dr. Nielsen, because of trust issues. I am so grateful that I made the decision to leave my old dentist. Dr Nielsen was honest, direct, calm, and very reassuring on my first visit. He has continued to make me feel like a valued patient, just as I value his phenomenal care.
in Colorado Springs, CO |
I have been a patient of Dr. Nielsen for several years and have always received excellent treatment. In addition, his staff has always given excellent service also. Robert R.
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Dr. Nielsen accepts 14 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna PPO
    Dental DPPO
  • Ameritas
    Ameritas PPO
  • Assurant Employee Benefits
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
    Dental Blue 100/200/300
  • CompBenefits Corp.
    CompBenefits Corp. PPO
  • Delta Dental
    Delta Dental PPO
    Delta Dental Premier
  • Dental Network of America
    Dental Network of America DPPO
  • DenteMax
  • Dominion Insurance
    Dental PPO
  • Guardian
    DentalGuard Preferred
  • Humana
    Humana PPO
  • MetLife
    MetLife PDP
  • United Concordia
    Advantage Plus PPO
    National Fee-for-Service
  • UnitedHealthCare
    Dental