Dr. Nitan Bahnson was born and raised in Gillette, Wyoming. He and his wife, along with their son, can’t imagine living anywhere else as both of their families also live in Gillette. He is proud to call Gillette “home” and grateful for the opportunities Gillette and Wyoming offer.
Dr. Bahnson attended the University of Wyoming where he completed his Structural Engineering degree with minors in Chemistry and Finance. After completing an internship with Peter Kiewit Building Group, Dr. Bahnson chose to pursue a career in dentistry in order to continue working with his hands, while helping people more directly.
Dr. Bahnson attended the University of Colorado School of Dental Medicine where he completed his Doctorate of Dental Surgery. He went on to pursue advanced training through a General Practice Residency (GPR). Dr. Bahnson was one of eight residents selected for the 2015-2016 general practice residency at the University of Colorado, where he received advanced training in Oral Surgery, Implants, Prosthodontics, Endodontics and Sedation. After a successful first year Dr. Bahnson was asked to serve as the Chief Resident the following year while he continued training. Dr. Bahnson is a member of the Wyoming and American Dental Associations.
Dr. Bahnson enjoys spending time with his family, camping, hiking, skiing, and working on a multitude of DIY projects.