Dennis L. DeDecker D.D.S.

Oral Surgeon for Layton & Bountiful UT

Dennis L. DeDecker DDS profile photoDr. DeDecker earned his Bachelor of Science in Zoology with a minor in Chemistry at Brigham Young University in Provo, Utah. He received his Doctor of Dental Surgery at the prestigious University of California San Francisco, graduating top in his class. While attending, he worked and taught in the Department of Anatomy. He continued on for his residency in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery again at the University of California San Francisco. He is Board Certified by the American Board of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery. He has conducted numerous seminars on dental implants, orthognathic surgery, and oral pathology. He has lectured both nationally and internationally on dental implants and bone reconstruction. Dr. DeDecker has personally placed over 10,000 dental implants and He has the distinction of being one of the first doctors in the dental industry to place dental implants in Utah. He believes in the team approach for successful outcomes and will work closely with your primary care provider.
He lives in Kaysville, Utah with his wife Sherilyn and has four children – Troy, Tamara, Michael and Michelle.

Organizations

Diplomate, American Board of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons
Member, American Association of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons
Member, American College of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons
Member, Academy of Osseointegration
Member, International Team of Implantology
Member, American Dental Association
Member, Utah Dental Association
Member, California Dental Association
Member, South Davis Dental District Society

Awards and Honors

Willard C. Fleming Awarding, University of California, San Francisco,
for outstanding student in Oral Surgery
Outstanding student in Endodontics, University of California, San Francisco
Oral Pathology Award, University of California, San Francisco

Personal Interests

Dr. DeDecker loves sports of all kinds and has participated in football, baseball, basketball, track and field and swimming. He was the Conference Diving Champion as a freshman in college. He is a collector of fine art and memorabilia. He is active in his church and loves spending time with his children and their activities.