Leading the New Mexico Smile Center dental team, Dr. Steve Ollason was raised in Albuquerque, NM, graduating from La Cueva High School. He attended the University of New Mexico and graduated with dual degrees in Biology and Chemistry in 2009. He received his dental education at Creighton University School of Dentistry in Omaha, Nebraska and graduated with a D.D.S. in 2013.
Outside of being a dentist, Dr. Steve loves the outdoors and really enjoys playing sports, including soccer, golf, tennis, and snowboarding. Steve’s wife Janel is a nurse and they love to travel. Dr. Steve believes that he can make a difference in patients’ lives by offering the patient opportunity to be active in their treatment decision process, educating them as to how they can maintain a healthy smile for life and help patients have not only a healthy mouth but a healthy body. Dr. Steve 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.
DDS • May 2013 • Creighton University Doctor of Dental Surgery
B.S. & B.A. • May 2009 • University of New Mexico
B.S Biology & B.A. Chemistry 3.5 GPA (3.8 science GPA)
Cosmetic dentistry; including veneers, composite bonding and whitening
Comprehensive and full mouth dentistry
Root canal treatments
Dental emergencies/tooth aches