Nathanael D Benassi, DDSPediatric Dentist
- Oral Conscious Sedation
- Children's/Pediatric Dentistry
- Sedation Dentistry
After Dr. Benassi practiced family dentistry on people of all ages for 5 years, he realized how special it is to learn from and teach children. Dr. Benassi believes that children are highly intelligent and enjoys helping them understand and be comfortable with oral health care. Being a father himself, Dr. Benassi also understands the importance of family relationships and can relate to the challenges that come along with children's oral health.
Education & Credentials
Dr. Benassi completed 3 years of undergraduate study with an emphasis in art and biology at the University of Iowa in Iowa City. He then received a DDS from the University of Iowa College of Dentistry. after completing his degree, he worked for 5 years in family practice with people of all ages. Dr. Benassi completed a 2 year residency program in Pediatric dentistry at the University of Minnesota.
Hobbies & Interests
Dr. Benassi loves going on walks and enjoys the outdoors with his wife, Debra, sons Theodore and James, and their dog, Gallifrey. He also enjoys bicycling, fishing, uni-cycling, board games, guitar, snowboarding, hiking, and learning new things whenever he gets a chance.