Meet Our Team

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Providing compassionate, gentle dentistry is the heart of our practice. By offering accessible insurance and financing options, we are able to lower barriers to superior dental care, which allows us to make real differences in our patients’ lives. Everything we do at Sunlight Dental is with you in mind. We love to have fun with our patients and hope that we will be able to form lasting friendships as we help maintain your smile. We always provide honest, straightforward advice and strive to keep you informed every step of the way.

Dr. Chad Christiansen, owner and dentist at Sunlight Dental in Cheyenne, WYDr. Chad Christiansen, DDS

Growing up in the little town of Elizabeth, CO, Dr. Chad has fond memories of watching his dad practice dentistry, build his own office, and create a legacy of caring for a community. With the rest of his family hailing from the Cody, WY area, Dr. Chad has always been a true Wyomingite at heart.  He loves the Cheyenne area and the amazing people that live here. Dr. Chad feels honored to follow in his father’s footsteps and start his own adventure keeping patients smiling in Cheyenne.

Dr. Chad comes to Sunlight Dental with years of experience under his belt. After completing his undergraduate studies at Brigham Young University-Idaho, he went on to obtain a master’s degree in Biomedical Sciences from Midwestern University in Glendale, AZ. Dr. Chad then attended dental school at Creighton University School of Dentistry in Omaha, NE and received his degree in 2017. He practiced family dentistry in Sidney, NE and Loveland, CO before settling in Wyoming. If you’re looking for a new Dentist in Cheyenne WY, Dr. Chad would love to meet you and help you achieve your dental health goals.

Dr. Chad’s pride and joy are his wife and six children. Laine, Amy, Emma, Reed, Cody and Kate keep him and his beautiful wife Autumn busy! The family loves camping, hiking, fishing, hunting and playing sports like basketball, baseball, soccer and football. The Christiansens do their best to go watch the Cowboys and local high school teams play. There’s a good chance you’ll see them around participating in rec sports and school activities all while volunteering at their local church.

Dr. Chad loves that every day at Sunlight Dental brings new patients and new challenges, and his favorite thing about the practice is that he gets to interact with people on a personal level. He is humbled and grateful to be able to provide a highly technical service that can make such a big difference in people’s lives. Dr. Chad wants nothing more than for you to feel like you are comfortable and in good hands when you come visit the office.  If you ever have any questions, concerns or apprehensions please feel free to let Dr. Chad know and he will do his absolute best to help you and will always treat you like family.

Dr. John Christiansen, DDS at Sunlight Dental in Cheyenne, WYDr. John Christiansen, DDS

Dr. John Christiansen, DDS grew up in Elizabeth CO with strong family ties to the dental world.

Dr. John is a proud graduate of Brigham Young University – Idaho where he received his undergraduate degree in Biology. After BYUI Dr. John completed his degree in Dental Medicine at the University of Colorado School of Dental Medicine, graduating in 2022.

Following his graduation from dental school, Dr. John joined his dad at his thriving practice in Denver. In May 2023 he decided to leave the city and join his older brother, Dr. Chad Christiansen here in Cheyenne Wyoming. Together they are growing the practice and striving to provide the best dental care in Wyoming.

Dr. John fits right in to the Wyoming lifestyle. He enjoys camping, fishing, and spending time outdoors. Dr. John is also an avid sports fan and loves playing basketball. Dr. John and his wife, Valerie, have 2 amazing kids, Lennon and Mickey, with a 3rd on the way. He loves spending time with his family and being a part of the growing Cheyenne community.

Sunlight Dental patients enjoy Dr. John’s calm and comforting demeanor. With a smile on his face, even the most anxious patients are quickly put at ease. Open to new patients, please reach out to Sunlight Dental to let Dr. John Christiansen take care of your dental needs.




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