Meet The Doctors

Dr. Jeffrey Buxton

Dr. Buxton graduated with his bachelors degree from the University of Utah and received his doctorate degree from the Temple University School of Dentistry in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.  Dr. Buxton is highly involved in furthering his knowledge and skills in an effort to provide the highest quality of care to his patients. He has invested in the latest technologies to improve the patient experience.  He is very involved with implant dentistry and is a fellow of the International Dental Implant Association.  He has been doing same day CEREC crowns for over 10 years and served as a clinical mentor for CEREC same day crown technology at the Scottsdale Center for Dentistry.   He has received specialized training in the treatment of TMJ and migraine headaches. Dr. Buxton also has been trained extensively in the treatment of obstructive sleep apnea.

Dr. Buxton lives in Salt Lake City with his wife and 3 children. Dr. Buxton is fluent in Spanish.  He enjoys traveling, exercise, music, good books and good restaurants.


  • American Dental Association
  • Utah Dental Association
  • Salt Lake Dental District
  • Academy of General Dentistry
  • International Dental Implant Association
  • American Academy of Implant Dentistry

Dr. Amanda Kempainen


Dr. Amanda Kempainen grew up in upstate New York and graduated with high honors from Boston University School of Dental Medicine. Her love for the mountains brought her to Utah where she attended a general practice residency at the Salt Lake Veterans Hospital. Here she received extensive training in a variety of dental procedures in order to provide her patients with excellent care. Her goal is to ensure a trusting relationship with her patients while simultaneously performing high quality dentistry. 


Dr. Kempainen enjoys skiing, hiking, playing hockey and spending time with her yellow Labrador retriever named Ida. She is fluent in Norwegian and enjoys traveling to visit family in Norway.


·       American Dental Society

·       Utah Dental Society

·       Academy of General Dentistry

·       Omicron Kappa Upsilon Honors Dental Society

·       Phi Beta Kappa Honors Society