Dentist in Colorado Springs, CO - Dr. Joshua Carter
Dr. Carter grew up in Texas and graduated from Baylor University where he participated in the sailing club, marching band and joined Alpha Phi Omega fraternity. He attended The University of Texas Dental Branch in Houston, Texas. While at Houston, he pledged Delta Sigma Delta dental fraternity.
After his commission into the United States Air Force, Dr. Carter completed an Advanced Education in General Dentistry residency at Eglin Air Force Base, Florida. Dr. Carter served two additional years at Vance Air Force Base, Oklahoma where he became quite proficient in the surgical phases of dentistry. He has received advanced training in cosmetic dentistry, dental surgery, and dental implants, and he holds a state license to perform IV conscious sedation. He is committed to taking continuing education courses that will keep him trained and skilled in the latest and best dentistry available anywhere.
Dr. Carter belongs to the American Dental Association, the Colorado Dental Association, the Colorado Springs Dental Society, the Christian Dental Society, and the Pikes Peak Dental Study Club. Dr. Carter married his college sweetheart, Kathleen. They have a son and daughter, Riley and Kyla. In his free time, he enjoys mountain biking, hiking, skiing, camping, and spending quality time with his family. One of Dr. Carter’s passions is helping underserved people throughout the world, and he has served on multiple medical mission trips.
Dentist in Colorado Springs, CO - Dr. Michael Morgan
Dr. Morgan was born and raised in Dillon, Colorado and graduated from Summit County High School in 2004. He then attended college at the University of Colorado in Boulder and graduated in 2008 with a Bachelor of Science in Finance. After graduating, his passion for travel and adventure took him on a trip throughout Asia and the Middle East with a good friend. It was on this trip that he realized his desire to return to school and become a dentist. He returned to the University of Colorado in Boulder to complete two years of prerequisite courses and was accepted into Creighton Dental School in Omaha, Nebraska.
Dr. Morgan graduated from Creighton University’s Dental School in 2016 as Summa Cum Laude and was ranked third in his graduating class. In addition, he received the award for the highest anatomical sciences GPA through dental school. He was inducted into the prestigious Omicron Kappa Upsilon National Dental Honor Society upon graduation.
Dr. Morgan and his wife moved to Boise, Idaho the summer after he graduated to begin his Advanced Education in General Dentistry (AEGD) through Idaho State University (ISU) in Meridian. It was in this program that he received further training in moderate sedation, implantology, periodontics, endodontics, prosthodontics, pedodontics, and oral surgery. He also became a member of the American Dental Association (ADA) and the Colorado Dental Association (CDA) in hopes of returning to Colorado to begin practicing.
The Morgans just recently had their first daughter, Ellery Belle, and are enjoying their new roles as parents. In addition to being with his family, Dr. Morgan enjoys ice hockey, snowboarding, skiing, mountain biking, backpacking, and anything that involves the outdoors. He also enjoys volunteering and has attended events such as the Colorado Mission of Mercy (COMOM) and AMEN clinics. He would like to combine his passion for travel and service and go on dental mission trips in the future.