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Our Doctors

Here at West Jordan Platinum Dental Care, we are not just a state-of-the-art facility using the most modern techniques and tools available. We are a dedicated group of professionals ready to serve you and your family. We believe what really makes the difference in our practice are the people! Our dentists are top-notch when it comes to caring professionals and the leaders of our talented team and our hygienists love what they do and serve with patience and kindness. 

Discover more about our awesome Dentists and call or click the button below to set an appointment and come in and meet them for yourself.

Dr. Kenneth Hicks

Gentle And Painless

Dr. Hicks is a native to Utah. He believes that dental care should be gentle and painless. He earned his Doctor of Dental Medicine at Southern Illinois University School of Dental Medicine and graduated in the top 10% of his class. He’s practiced medicine in various areas of Utah over the last 22 years.

He served a 2 year church mission to Southern France. He and his wife have 3 children and 5 grandchildren and live in South Jordan. He loves golfing, mountain biking, snowboarding, paint, and vacation with family.

He works as a dental consultant part-time for the state of Utah Department of Health and is a member of the Utah Dental Association and the American Dental Association. He’s a former member of the Illinois Army National Guard and has performed dental services in Thailand and Paraguay. Dr. Hicks provides dental care for everyone including pediatric dentistry, cosmetic dentistry, and general dentistry services.

Dr. Andrew Vernon

Passionate And Friendly

With a ceaseless pursuit of the latest technology, techniques, and training combined with an unsurpassed passion for dentistry, Dr. Vernon blends science and art to provide cutting-edge oral health care to the patients who visit his clinic.

He and his professional staff take great satisfaction in helping you achieve and maintain a bright, beautiful smile. We are committed to caring for your teeth to give you the best-looking set of pearly whites with the least amount of discomfort, emotional stress, and financial anxiety. Our trusted dental practice strives to provide affordable dental care for families, children, and adults.

Dr. Vernon and his staff perform general and specialized family dentistry services at our local dental care practice in Salt Lake City, Utah. Have you been trying to find a good dentist in your area? Platinum Dental can provide that answer to this dilemma. 

Dr. Gatlin Marks

Friendly and Knowledgable

Dr. Gatlin Marks is a friendly and dedicated general dentist from Salt Lake City, Utah. He started his dental career working as an orthodontic assistant for 10 years. He went on to earn his undergraduate degree at the University of Utah in Exercise and Sport Science. He then earned his Doctor of Dental Medicine from Roseman University of Health Sciences with honors; including “Roseman Excellence in Endodontics Award” and “AAOMS – outstanding achievements and performance in undergraduate Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery”.

Dr. Marks is a proud member of the American Dental Association (ADA), Academy of General Dentistry (AGD), Academy of LDS Dentists, and the Utah Dental Association (UDA). He has great respect for his profession and spends countless hours studying, taking continuing education courses and applying the advances of dentistry. He strives for perfection in all he does.

Although he loves many facets of dentistry, Dr. Marks most enjoys getting to know his patients. To him, the heart of patient care is taking a personalized approach because each patient and their smile is special. Whether a patient’s concern is cosmetic, restorative, or a dental emergency, he creates a genuine connection with his patients and provides them with the excellent, individualized care they need.

When Dr. Marks is not in the office, he enjoys spending time with his wife Ellie, and daughter Quincy. They love to travel, hike, ski, and try new foods together!

Start receiving dental care from a team accustomed to exceeding expectations. Visit Platinum Dental Care in West Jordan today!