Meet our Friendly and Gentle Dentist along with his very helpful and knowledgeable staff members...
ROBERT D. BOYDEN, DDS
Dr. Robert Boyden is proud to offer quality dental care to his neighbors in Salt Lake City and the surrounding communities. Dr. Boyden grew up in Utah where he earned his undergraduate degree at the University of Utah. He then moved onto the University of Iowa and earned his dental degree. Dr. Boyden has also lived in Japan and the Azores. He is committed to continuous learning in new developments and practices in dentistry. He has taken extensive training in endodontics (root canal treatments), cosmetic dentistry, and the treatment of gum disease. All in all, Dr. Boyden warm smile and caring touch stands in stark contrast to all of your preconceptions of what a visit to the Dentist is. Instead of dreading your next appointment, you'll be enthused about your next chance to be a part of the Boyden Dental family.
Dr. Boyden is a member of the Academy of General Dentistry, American Dental Association and the Utah Dental Association. He and his wife, Katie, have three wonderful children. Dr. Boyden loves soccer and is the official dentist for Real Salt Lake. Dr. Boyden is an avid outdoorsman enjoying mountain biking, as well as, his love of distance running; completing multiple Ultra Marathons across the country, including the prestigious Wasatch Front 100.
The Front Desk
Denise is our beloved office manager here at Boyden Dental. She has had 21 years of experience working in the dental industry and has been working with us since September of 2015. Her OCD, contagious smile and affable demeanor make her the ideal head of operations at the front desk. She enjoys travel, crafts, swimming, and snowboarding; however, most of her personal time and energy is spent chasing after her two adorable sons Easton and Oakley. So whether it's scheduling your appointment, or working with you and your insurance to make sure you get the best possible care for the best possible price, Denise's unwavering work ethic and warm personable charm work in tandem to make your visit to Boyden Dental a pleasant and enjoyable experience.
Colleen is our appointment coordinator and has been with Boyden Dental almost from the beginning of when Dr. Boyden opened practice in Draper. Her experience includes front office, back office, and even a short time with a dental software company within her 30 yrs in the industry. Her focus in the office is scheduling, rescheduling, confirming and all other things related to your appointments. Colleen is also very well versed on insurance coverage and breakdowns and helping with estimated out of pocket costs for treatment needed. On a personal level Colleen enjoys hiking in the mountains of Southern Utah, golfing, and travel of any kind.
Starting December of 2015, Suzie is the newest addition to the Boyden Dental family. Sixteen years experience and her warm welcoming, glowing smile, make her the perfect first sight through our front door. Her love of cooking finds some use in her time consuming family life with her son Hudson and her step son Dale. Baseball and the San Francisco Giants are no stranger to Suzie's foyer as her family enjoys supporting America's favorite pastime. Suzie's job is to make sure that each of you who call Boyden Dental receive the friendly help you need to schedule appointments, pay balances, or update any information that may have changed recently. And because Suzie cares so much about each of you having smiles as radiant as hers, your next contact with her may be her calling and letting you know that your next cleaning is due. Whatever your reasons for speaking with Suzie, rest assured that you're in the caring hands of our newest team member.
Karlee has been working as one of Boyden Dental’s hygienist since about a year after the doors opened and has really gotten to know and love our patients. She has developed and perfected her craft into what she likes to call “The Karlee Show” On a personal note; she has two little puppies at home that she loves like children. She enjoys yoga, personal fitness and having a great time with friends and family.
Melissa is one of our dental hygienists. She has been with Boyden Dental since 2006. Melissa likes to run, read and spend time with her husband (Sunny), baby girl (Sophia), and her Bichon Frise (Casper).
Brooke has been at Boyden Dental since Nov of 2011 and has been in the dental field since 1998. She was lucky enough to go to hygiene school with Karlee, Melissa, and Teresa and LOVES working with them. In her spare time she enjoys spending time with her husband and two kids. She also enjoys cheering them on at the BMX track.
Andrea has been working in the dental industry since 2001 and with Boyden Dental as an assistant since April of 2008. She is very knowledgeable and friendly and likes to help any chance she gets. She is known to fill our office with her contagious laugh. Andrea is also an avid outdoor enthusiast. She has run multiple half marathons and enjoys hiking the Wasatch whenever she can.
Tiffany has been working in the dental industry since 2008 and has been with Boyden Dental since July of 2015. Tiffany recently moved from Texas and has brought a smile as big as her previous state to our office. As a Dental assistant Tiffany helps Dr. Boyden take care of you during your treatment. She enjoys the beach, hiking, swimming and looking after her two kids and two stepchildren. Quick to laugh and happy to see you, Tiffany will certainly brighten your trip to the Dentist.