About Your Dentist

Darrin Nelson, DMD

"Every time you smile at someone, it is an action of love, a gift to that person, a beautiful thing." – Mother Teresa

“It’s a tremendous pleasure to relieve my patients' pain and guide them toward achieving the beautiful smile they've always wanted.  My goal is to provide affordable, high-quality, and pain-free dental care to the community I serve.  I am equally dedicated to educating my patients on how to effectively maintain their dental hygiene and health so they can enjoy a lifetime of bright, healthy smiles."

My Mission

“My highest priority is to provide my patients with truly exceptional, affordable, and pain-free dental care. I seek to use my knowledge and skills to deliver first-class treatment while sequentially educating patients on how to maintain good oral health for a lifetime.


Doctor of Medicine in Dentistry                
Oregon Health Science University - Portland, OR

Bachelor of Science
University of Utah - Salt Lake City, UT

Continuing Education & Professional Memberships

Dr. Nelson has successfully completed advanced training in dental implants and full-mouth makeovers.

Life & Hobbies

Dr. Nelson currently resides in Phoenix with his wife and children. Outside of dentistry, he’s involved with his children’s sports leagues, and he enjoys playing basketball, working out and spending time with his family.