About Payson Dental and Orthodontics


Welcome to Payson Dental and Orthodontics

Payson Dental and Orthodontics is a premier, family-oriented general and cosmetic dental practice in West Payson, Utah, led by board-certified Brian Kraft, DDS. The Payson Dental and Orthodontics team offers high-quality, comprehensive dental services for patients of all ages in Payson and surrounding communities of Santaquin, Genola, Mona, Salem, Nephi, Spanish Fork, and Mapleton, Utah.

They offer gentle, personalized care to meet each patient’s needs in a friendly, relaxing, atmosphere. Orthodontic treatments at Payson Dental and Orthodontics help adults and children achieve straighter teeth, improved breathing, and a better quality of life.

The Payson Dental and Orthodontics team provides Cerec® same-day crowns and veneers, teeth whitening, Invisalign®, dental implants, dentures, inlays and onlays, 3D X-rays, and much more.

Patients seeking treatment for sleep apnea, tooth decay, or teeth that are crooked, stained, misshapen, cracked, chipped, loose, or missing can turn to Payson Dental and Orthodontics experts for premium, up-to-date care. Dr. Kraft has been an Invisalign provider for more than 15 years, and he is on the Vivos board of clinical advisors for sleep apnea and breathing abnormalities. He’s also a certified Cerec mentor.

The Payson Dental and Orthodontics team includes staff members who speak English and Spanish, to accommodate the majority of patients in the area. Providers maintain their credentials with continuing education, to stay up-to-date with the latest advances in general and cosmetic dentistry and orthodontics.

The Payson Dental and Orthodontics team welcomes new and existing patients and looks forward to helping them achieve confident, beautiful smiles.



Our Team

Brian Kraft, DDS

Dr. Brian Kraft is a graduate of the University of Colorado and has been a dentist for over 15 years. He has recently moved here to Utah from Colorado and loves the lifestyle change. He and his wife, Buffy, have 6 children. Priscilla is serving a mission in Argentina, and Preston is also serving his mission in Bakersfield, California. Phoenix is a senior and Presley is a sophomore at Maple Mountain High. Also, Pearl is in 6th grade and Porter is in the 4th grade, attending Maple Mountain. Dr. Kraft loves spending time with the family and all of the kids’ activities, as well as hunting, fishing, boating, and riding UTVs.

Meet Our Team

Office Manager

Sami has worked in the dental field since 2018 and began working at Payson Dental and Orthodontics in 2021. Sami grew up in Payson, UT, and still resides here. Sami enjoys going on vacations especially to the beach. She likes to run, go to the gym, and being outdoors. Sami loves working in the dental field especially at this office.





Courtney began dental assisting in 2012 and assisted until she went to dental hygiene school. She graduated from the Utah College of Dental Hygiene in 2017. Courtney grew up in Elk Ridge, UT, and currently resides in Payson, UT with her husband Kade and two children. Courtney enjoys boating, traveling, and spending time with her family. Courtney love’s the relationships she gets to have with her patients and enjoys helping them with their oral hygiene.

Lindsay grew up in Payson but now lives in Orem. She's been married to my husband Jake for 4 years. I began working as a dental assistant in 2016 until I went to dental hygiene school at Utah Valley University where I graduated in May. I love hiking, running, doing anything outdoors, traveling, and spending time with my family and friends. I love being a hygienist and being able to build relationships with my patients.


Preston has been a dental assistant since 2020. He grew up in Colorado but now lives in Mapleton. He would like to go to dental school after his undergrad is complete. He has 5 siblings and recently married his sweetheart Sidney. His favorite vacation spot is Lake Powell. He enjoys hunting, fishing, and sports. Preston is learning so much here that he can use when he is the dentist.




Ella was born and raised in Sao Paulo, Brazil and now resides in Springville. She graduated from dental school in 2011 as a dentist in Brazil. She moved with her husband Ben to the USA in 2015 and started to work as a dental assistant. They have two daughters and in her spare time she enjoys running, boating and traveling. She enjoys spending time with her friends and family and getting to know her patients here at the office.



Payson Dental and Orthodontics
107 South 500 West
Payson, UT 84651
Phone: 801-335-9050

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