Dentist Colorado Springs, CO
The brief descriptions below are designed to familiarize you with our staff's training, professional credentials and work experience.
Nolan R Behr DDS
Dr. Behr was educated and trained at the University of Iowa, graduating from dental school in 1989. He practiced in Davenport, IA for just over a year, and moved to Colorado Springs in the fall of 1990. He participated in an Advanced Restorative Dentistry training program in Burlingame, CA from 1996-1998, and has incorporated these concepts into all aspects of his patient care. He has also taken training in surgical and restorative implant treatment, and with diode lasers. He is involved in several professional groups and stays updated on the latest dental techniques through continuing education. Dr. Behr strives to provide the best in dental treatment while caring for his patients in a comfortable, caring atmosphere.
Dr. Behr has been married to his wife, Jeannie for 28 years, and they have four children. He remains an avid Iowa Hawkeyes fan and also supports his two sons who attend the University of Colorado. He has spent many seasons coaching his children's sports teams such as football, baseball, and hockey. He loves to ski with family and friends and taught all of his kids to ski at a young age. He also enjoys biking, swimming, working out at the YMCA, volunteering at his church, and is an avid reader.
MONIQUE - Registered Dental Hygienist
Monique has been practicing dental hygiene since 1982. Monique has a wealth of experience, knowledge, and compassion which she uses in delivering treatment. Her goals are to treat and prevent dental disease, particularly that of the gingival tissues, to educate, and to keep you comfortable while doing so. Monique is a native of Colorado Springs and did her training in Rangely, Colorado. Monique enjoys hiking, skiing, and spending time with her daughters and her husband.
JEANNIE- Accountant / Front Office
Jeannie has worked in the practice for over 25 years handling the accounting and working in the front office. She enjoys visiting with patients and building relationships with them.
Jeannie has been married to Dr. Behr since 1991 after they met in Davenport, Iowa. They have three sons and one daughter. She enjoys spending time with her family, daily walks with their pug Gunner, hiking, skiing, biking, the Manitou Incline, CU football games, traveling, church activities, home projects, sewing, and crocheting.
KATIE - Dental Assistant
Katie started working in our office in August of 2017, bringing 12 years of dental assisting experience and skills. She likes to meet new people and to get to know her patients. Katie was born and raised in Oregon, and has lived in Columbia, SC and Bozeman, MT, moving with her husband's military career. They have twin daughters, and a 3 pound Pomeranian named Bear. She enjoys camping, fishing, and pretty much anything outdoors.
SHANDELL - Front Office
Shandell has been in the dental field for over 7 years. She loves meeting new people and bing able to help patients. Her goals are helping people understand their dental benefits and assisting them with excellent customer service through the scheduling process. Shandell is a Colorado native, but moved to Rhode Island for a brief time to get engaged, and is now back home. She loves to spend time snowboarding, boating, motorcycle riding, and being with her husband, Adam, and son, Lucas.