Born and raised in Brigham City, Dr. Andersen graduated from Box Elder High School. He served an L.D.S. mission to La Paz Bolivia and speaks both Spanish and Aymara (an Indian dialect). Dr. Andersen graduated from the University of Utah with his Bachelor's Degree and went on to receive his Doctorate of Dental Surgery Cum Laude from the Medical College of Virginia of the Virginia Commonwealth University. After completing his dental fellowship and residency at the Yale-New Haven Hospital of the Yale University School of Medicine, he returned to the Medical College of Virginia to complete his orthodontic specialty residency.
Dr. Andersen loves living life to the fullest! When not straightening teeth, you might find him riding his road bike, raising money for local charities, running a marathon, cheering on the Utes, training cross-fit, sponsoring community events, coaching lacrosse, instructing scouts, riding his street surfer, reading to elementary school kids, or tearing up the slopes. More than anything, he loves hanging with his kids, grandchildren, and gorgeous wife Susan.