Bryan P. Nelson, DDS, MS

2017 marks the 24th year Dr. Bryan P. Nelson has been creating beautiful, outstanding smiles for his patients at Trinity Orthodontics. Dr. Nelson incorporates in the practice his belief of treating people with love, kindness, and compassion as outlined in the Bible. It is his philosophy to treat people first and their orthodontic problems second. He sets out each day, not only to create beautiful smiles, but to enhance his patients’ lives as well.

Education and Experience

Dr. Nelson graduated from Carroll College in Helena, Montana with a Bachelor of Science degree in Biology and Chemistry. He earned his Doctorate of Dental Surgery in 1991 and Master of Science degree in 1993 from the University of Minnesota.

Dr. Nelson has been recognized by Invisalign®, as one of their prestigious Top 100 Providers in the world, as well as by 5280 Magazine as one of the Top Dentists for 4 years in a row; 2010-2014. He consistently incorporates new technology into his practice in order to improve quality and shorten the length of time patients have to be in braces. Dr. Nelson also utilizes Precision Bracket Placement to facilitate faster and more accurate tooth movement, shorten treatment time, decrease pain, and improve the quality of the final result. He is currently working on a number of patents to help further this goal.

Professional Affiliations

  • American Association of Orthodontists
  • American Dental Association
  • Colorado Dental Association
  • Colorado Association of Orthodontists
  • Metropolitan Denver Dental Society
  • Omicron Kappa Upsilon National Dental Honor Society
  • AACP American Academy of Craniofacial Pain

Outside the Office

Dr. Nelson has been happily married to Dr. Blanca Lares-Nelson, a general dentist/anesthesiologist, since 1991. She is the strength and source of love for their family. He is the proud father of son, Kyan, and daughter, Khiana. Both kids are daily reminders that miracles happen every day. They are great teachers that the great things in life are the simple things. Dr. Nelson has learned from his children that discovering new things every day and being in awe should be our goal, even as adults. Being a husband and father is his greatest blessing.

  • AAO
  • ADA