Dr. Tyler Nelson is thrilled to be part of Colorado Springs Oral Surgery. His education began with a Bachelor's Degree in Spanish from BYU. Half way through his degree, he realized that his true passion was in oral surgery; Dr. Nelson excelled in his science classes and was accepted to the DDS program at University of the Pacific School of Dentistry.
During dental school, Dr. Nelson served as class president each year, and the student body president his senior year. He graduated with honors, and was accepted into the 4-year oral and maxillofacial surgery program at Highland Hospital in Oakland, CA. During residency, Dr. Nelson was trained in IV sedation, dental implants, removal of difficult teeth, facial trauma and orthognathic (jaw re-positioning) surgery.
Dr. Nelson presented research projects dealing with Hyperparathyroid Jaw Tumor and another project which compared distinct imaging modalities to diagnose mandibular fractures. Dr. Nelson worked in California until 2012, then, realizing what he had been missing, Dr. Nelson relocated to Colorado and has been loving it ever since.
Dr. Tyler Nelson is happily married to Natalie, his college sweetheart. Together, they are proud parents of 6 children. In his spare time (limited), Dr. Nelson enjoys running, biking, watching the NBA, and snowboarding.
Dr. Steuer earned his Bachelor’s degree from Brigham Young University in 2005, his Doctor of Dental Medicine degree from University of Louisville in 2009. In 2013 he completed his Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery residency at Boston University Medical Center. He feels fortunate to have been trained extensively in dentoalveolar procedures, in addition to complex dental implant treatments, including the “all-on-4” and zygomatic concepts. Prior to settling on Colorado, Dr. Steuer worked as an associate in private practice in Portland, Maine.
Dr. Steuer’s clinical expertise consists of maxillofacial trauma, dental surgery and implants, bone grafting, pathology, reconstructive surgery, anesthesia and facial cosmetics including Botox and injectable fillers. Dr. Steuer is passionate about providing the highest quality care to those in need. He has participated in multiple overseas cleft lip and palate, medical dental and service missions and remains committed to serving others throughout his career.
He is a talented and considerate surgeon who will incorporate the high standards of Colorado Springs Oral Surgery. Dr. Steuer is married with 3 children and is passionate about spending time with his family and taking advantage of all that Colorado has to offer.