Dr. Owen Poulson was born and raised on a small family farm north of Sacramento California learning the construction trade with his father and playing every sport available to him with his six brothers.
Dr. Poulson graduated from Case Western Reserve University School of Dentistry in Cleveland, Ohio in 1998. Prior to dental school he graduated from Brigham Young University in Provo, Utah with a degree in Zoology. Following dental school he also received additional training at the University of Nebraska Medical Center in Omaha, Nebraska. His training there was primarily centered on caring for the medically compromised patient in a hospital setting. In 1999 Dr. Poulson and his wife Melissa moved to Northern California to start a career in private practice.
For more than ten years Dr. Poulson and his family resided in Nevada City, California where he owned a successful family dental practice. Dr Poulson joined with Dr. Winter and Downtown Dental Group September of 2012. With over fourteen years of experience in family practice including endodontic and surgical treatments Dr. Poulson has become a vital part of fulfilling our commitment to our patients at Downtown Dental Group.
Dr. Poulson and his wife, Melissa found Manhattan to be a great fit for their eight children. They are all excited to be part of the Manhattan community. With age ranges from toddler to teenagers, they feel Manhattan has much to offer each member of their family. Dr. Poulson spends his time outside the office primarily involved in family and church activities and enjoys as much outdoor recreation as possible. He and Melissa are avid college football fans and are excited to be able to be part of a great college football community.