Dr. Jake Anderson
Dr. Anderson grew up in the Lee’s Summit area and graduated from Lee’s Summit West in 2006.
He went on to the University of Kansas where he graduated in 2010 with highest distinction.
After college, Dr. Anderson attended UMKC School of Dentistry with a scholarship from the United States Army. He graduated in 2014 with a Doctor of Dental Surgery degree. Dr. Anderson graduated dental school cum laude and was in the top 10% of his class.
Following dental school, Dr. Anderson attended a one-year AEGD (Advanced Education in General Dentistry) residency at Fort Sill, Oklahoma. During his residency, Dr. Anderson learned new skills and gained valuable experience in root canals, crowns, oral surgery, and esthetic dentistry.
After his AEGD residency, Dr. Anderson was stationed in Oklahoma while completing his military commitment in the summer of 2019. During those four years, he had the privilege of serving Soldiers and helping to take care of their complex dental needs. Dr. Anderson worked with many patients that had never been to the dentist and were nervous about getting treatment.
Dr. Anderson and his wife, Tiffany, have been married for two years. She is also a dentist and from the Kansas City area. They have two dogs, Oscar and Riley, who they enjoy spending time with. Dr. Anderson also enjoys being outdoors, playing sports, watching sports, and cooking in his free time.
Dr. Anderson always knew that he wanted to come back to the Lee's Summit area where he was raised. He and his family are excited about returning home and getting to help in the community that they grew up in.
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