Dr. Jeffrey Pearson
Dr. Pearson is a native of Utah, growing up in Pleasant Grove. He is also a proud graduate of the University of Utah (Go Utes!) with a Bachelor of Arts degree in Finance. He went on to earn his degree of Doctor of Dental Medicine from the University of Nevada Las Vegas in 2012.
In addition to serving out patients at Riverton Dental, Dr. Pearson is an adjunct faculty member at the College of Dental Medicine at Roseman University where he instructs and trains dental students.
When he’s not practicing dentistry and teaching, Dr. Pearson enjoys getting up into the beautiful Utah mountains whether it’s skiing in the winter or hiking and backpacking in the summer. He also enjoys following the Jazz and University of Utah football.
Dr. Pearson works hard to stay up to date with latest advances in dentistry. He frequently participates in continuing education so that he can provide the most advanced procedures to his patients. While visiting Riverton Dental, it will become clear that we strive to provide the best dental experience possible. Whether it’s the nice massager in the dental chair, a warm neck pillow or watching Netflix we are committed to making your appointment an enjoyable one!
Kylie – Dental Hygienist
Kylie grew up in South Jordan, Utah. At the young age of 8 years old she knew she wanted to work in dentistry as a dental hygienist. In high school, she attended Jordan Applied Technical Center (JATC) where she became a dental assistant 7 years before attending hygiene school. In 2017, Kylie graduating from Utah College of Dental Hygiene with her Bachelor of Science in Dental Hygiene.
Kylie enjoys spending time with her husband. She loves to travel, go to concerts, and she loves going to movies.
Kylie joined the Riverton Dental family in the beginning of 2018. She loves her patients and the opportunity she gets to help maintain a healthy smile. She enjoys increasing patients confidence through increasing patients oral health. She stays up to date with her dental knowledge, so she can best serve her patients. She looks forward to meeting you and welcoming you to the Riverton Dental family.
Shaye – Dental Hygienist
Shaye grew up in Bluffdale, Utah. She attended the Dental Hygiene program at Salt Lake Community College and graduated in 2016. Before becoming a dental hygienist she enjoyed working as a dental assistant and has always had an obsession with the dental field and loves being able to make friendships with her patients.
Shaye enjoys time with her family. She married her high school sweetheart and they have just had their first child in January 2018. She has always loved the outdoors including fishing, four-wheeling, and camping. She loves living in Utah where all these outdoor activities are nearby.
Ashley – Office Manager
Ashley is a Utah native. She knew at a very young age that she wanted a career in healthcare. She worked in a medical care center through high school, but decided the dental field was where she wanted to pursue her career!
Ashley received her Associate of Science degree in Dental Assisting at Eagle Gate College. She has been a registered dental assistant in general dentistry, endodontics and pediatrics over the last 10 years.
Ashley has been with Riverton Dental since 2017, starting as Dr. Pearson’s assistant and is now the office manager where she still enjoys serving our patients needs!
Ashley enjoys camping, water sports, reading and spoiling her two Pomeranian dogs.
Hayley – Dental Assistant
Hayley, our dental assistant, is from Idaho. She is so excited to be apart of our team. She is new to the field of dentistry and loves learning new procedures and interacting with patients. She loves meeting new people and learning about them is one of her favorite things and she is always willing to help in any way she can. She loves helping people improve their smile and have healthy, strong teeth!
Hayley enjoys spending time with her family and friends. Whether it’s swimming or wakeboarding, she loves being in the water. One of her favorite things is trying new things out because you never know what you will enjoy!
Taylor – Dental Assistant
Taylor, our dental assistant, is from Riverton, Utah. During her senior year of high school, she attended the dental assisting program at JATC, which started her interest in dental. She had many other job opportunities within the last four years, she even traveled the U.S. a few times. She finally started her dental career last November at a pediatric office, and now she’s with us at Riverton Dental. She enjoys the patient’s and opportunities to help our patients daily.
She love to be outdoors, especially on the beach, and horseback riding.