Dental Specialists & Prosthodontists in Reno, NV
Craig Andresen DDS, FACP
Dr. Craig is a seventh generation Nevadan who was born and raised in Reno. He attended both Reno High School and the University of Nevada, Reno. He received his DDS degree from the University of the Pacific School of Dentistry in San Francisco. He then continued on to a three year advanced prosthodontic post-graduate residency program at the West Los Angeles Veterans Administration where he did extensive research on the temporomandibular joint (TMJ). He then went on to the University of California, Los Angeles where he completed a fellowship in the sub-specialty of maxillofacial prosthetics. Dr. Craig is a board certified prosthodontist and Fellow of the American College of Prosthodontics. He is a member of the Pacific Coast Society of Prosthodontics, the American Academy of Maxillofacial Prosthetics, and the American Dental Association, Nevada Dental Association, and Northern Nevada Dental Society.
Allison Andresen DDS, FACP
Dr. Allison received her BS in physiology from the University of California, Los Angeles. After briefly working in spinal cord injury research, she returned to the UCLA School of Dentistry where she received her DDS degree. She continued her education completing a three year advanced prosthodontic post-graduate residency program at the West Los Angeles Veterans Administration where she focused her final review paper on dental ceramics and esthetic restorations. Dr. Allison is a board certified prosthodontist and Fellow of the American College of Prosthodontics. She is a member of the American Dental Association, Nevada Dental Association, and Northern Nevada Dental Society.
Drs. Craig and Allison met and married during their post-graduate training in Los Angeles where they enjoyed the opportunity to both learn and care for our country’s veterans. Upon completion, they returned to Craig’s hometown to enjoy the Reno-Tahoe area, raise a family, and start doing what they do best. The Drs. are proud to be able to serve Reno, Sparks and the Northern Nevada community. They both firmly believe that the delivery of high quality patient care comes through combining their expertise in dentistry and prosthodontics with a compassionate understanding of each individuals’ needs.