Dr. Jared T. Bowyer was born and raised in Vancouver, Washington, and is a graduate of Prairie High School. His undergraduate studies were completed at the University of Washington, where he received a Bachelor of Science degree in Zoology. From there, he moved to the heart of New York City to pursue a degree in Dentistry at Columbia University's School of Dental and Oral Surgery. After the completion of his 2nd year, Dr. Bowyer was one of two students chosen to participate in a one-of-a-kind honors program at a prestigious 5th Avenue, Manhattan dental practice under the guidance of Dr. Jeffrey Dorfman. During this time, Dr. Bowyer gained extensive experience in all the major fields of dentistry including aesthetic dentistry, crown and bridge and patient management. He was also elected to teach as an assistant for 1st, 2nd, and 3rd year dental students in the areas of dental anatomy, occlusion, operative dentistry and prosthodontics. Upon graduation from Columbia University, Dr. Bowyer received an award from the Academy of General Dentistry and was recognized/honored by Columbia University as the Best General Practitioner in his class. Now he is living and practicing back in Vancouver, Washington where he enjoys teaching at Clark College's School of Hygiene as well as a digital photography course with Dr. Brad McPhee D.D.S.