On Being an Orthodontist
Dr. Scott Bowlby enjoys building friendships with his patients. Spending time talking with each person, learning about their smile goals and lifestyle, allows him to create a personalized treatment approach. It also develops a rapport and trust, which is essential to the best orthodontic experience.
For Dr. Bowlby, creating healthy and beautiful smiles for people who’ve become his friends is the best part of being an orthodontist. He looks forward to their visits, and is always happy to see their beautiful smiles when out in the community.
Education and Continuing Education
- Bachelor of Arts, University of Wisconsin-Madison
- Doctorate of Dental Surgery, University of Minnesota
- Orthodontic Specialty Certificate, University of Minnesota Orthodontic Residency program
Dr. Bowlby actively pursues continuing education opportunities. Understanding that orthodontics is an ever-changing specialty, he knows it’s essential to remain current on new techniques and technology. Continuing education courses, lectures, and meetings, along with membership in the American Association of Orthodontists, ensure that Dr. Bowlby is able to provide his patients with incredible care.
A native of Minneapolis, MN, Dr. Bowlby now lives in Edina with his family. Spending time with his wife Meggan, son Henry, and daughters Grace, Carolina (CC), and Lucy, is his priority outside of work. Every now and then, though, he manages to get in a round of golf.