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.
BRIAN KRAFT, DDS
General Dentistry & Orthodontics
Dr. Brian Kraft is a graduate of the University of Colorado and has been a dentist for over 20 years. He is a Clinical Advisor for Vivos Therapeutics and has lectured internationally instructing other doctors on the treatment of Sleep Disordered Breathing and Sleep Apnea. He moved to Utah from Colorado about 7 years ago and loves the lifestyle change. He and his wife, Buffy, have 6 children and 1 grandchild. His youngest is in high school attending Maple Mountain High, where Dr. Kraft coaches the boy’s lacrosse team. 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
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 running, going 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 three 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 Santaquin. She’s been married to her husband Jake for 4 years. Lindsay began working as a dental assistant in 2016 until she went to dental hygiene school at Utah Valley University where she graduated in May 2022. She love’s hiking, running, doing anything outdoors, traveling, and spending time with her family and friends. Lindsay love’s being a hygienist and being able to build relationships with her patients.
Abbie was born and raised in Payson. She has worked in healthcare for the past 2 years. She and her husband, Alex, enjoy exploring national parks, camping, & especially love Disney! Abbie loves getting to know all of our patients & create friendships with them.
Karli was born and raised here in Payson. Karli graduated from Payson High School where she was a cheerleader. Karli loves kids! She enjoys amusement parks and going to Lake Powell. Karli started Dental Assisting in April 2022. She loves learning here at the office and getting to know everyone.
Hanna was born and raised in West Jordan, UT and currently resides in Genola, Ut. She enjoys camping, traveling, and being with her family and friends. Hanna Started Dental Assisting in August 2022. She loves being a dental assistant and is grateful to be in an office with such great people.
Ella was born and raised in Sao Paulo, Brazil and now resides in Springville. She graduated from dental school in 2011 as an orthodontist in Brazil. She moved with her husband Ben to the USA in 2015 and started to work as a dental assistant. They have three children and in her spare time she enjoys running, boating and traveling. Ella enjoys spending time with her friends and family and getting to know her patients here at the office.