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Dr. Bart Samuelson - Rapid City Dentist

Dr. Bart Samuelson

Rapid City Dentist

Dr. Bart Samuelson DDS was raised in Keystone S.D. and graduated from Philip High School in 1989. Dr Samuelson graduated from the University of Nebraska Medical Center College of Dentistry with the degree Doctor of Dental Surgery in 2006. While attending UNMC, Dr. Bart Samuelson received many honorary awards for his work with dental implants, practice management, dental research and high academic standing.

Dr. Bart Samuelson is committed to his patients, by keeping up to date on the latest techniques and newest technologies. He enjoys all aspects of patient care especially cosmetic dentistry. His professional skills combined with his warmth, sense of humor and abundance of energy help to create a fun and relaxed atmosphere.

Dr. Samuelson is involved in many organizations such as; The American Dental Association, Black Hills District Dental Society, Academy of Osseointigration, Give Kids a Smile Program, CHIPS Identification Program, South Dakota Dental Association, along with many other community organizations.

Dr. Samuelson is an outdoor enthusiast and enjoys; fishing, hunting, boating, cycling and the beautiful Black Hills. He is extremely excited about returning to Rapid City to give his patients and the community excellent dental care.

We are pleased to welcome you to our practice and to our website. This site is filled with valuable information about our dental practice and includes many dental health issues that may interest you and your family. You can also read the backgrounds of our doctors, and meet our dental team. You will also be able to find information such as directions to our office.

When you come to our office, expect to become excited about having the smile you have always dreamed of. We all know that few people are born with perfect teeth but that does not have to stop you from having a smile that looks its absolute best. Our cosmetic dentistry techniques can give you the smile you have always wanted- allowing you to say goodbye to crooked, chipped, or less than white teeth, and have a truly dazzling smile.

This is just the beginning, having a beautiful smile goes deeper than appearances, it gives you confidence. It gets you noticed. You can smile knowing that other people are seeing you at your best.

1989 – 1993 University of South Dakota
Bachelor of Science in Dental Hygiene

1993-2002 – Dr. Samuelson worked as a registered dental hygienist. This amazing opportunity allowed Dr. Samuelson to gain valuable knowledge on how a dental office works, and also solidified his love and passion for dentistry.

2002 – 2006 University of Nebraska College of Dentistry
Doctor of Dental Surgery

2011 – 2013 Rocky Mountain Dental Institute
Postdoctoral implant training

2015-2017  Progressive Orthodontics
Post graduate orthodontic training

2012 Rocky Mountain Dental Institute
Received Dental Implant Fellow Status
International Congress of oral implantology

2013 Rocky Mountain Dental Institute
Received Dental Implant Master Status
International College of Oral Implantology
Received Dental Implant Master Status

2013 Rocky Mountain Dental Institute
Certified to deliver botox cosmetic

2017 Endodontic certification to deliver gentle wave dental procedures

Dr. Samuelson has owned Black Hills Area Dental since purchasing the office in 2006. Dr. Samuelson grew up in Keystone South Dakota then moved to Philip South Dakota in the 7th grade where he graduated in 1989.

Dr. Samuelson loved growing up on the farm and ranch where he spent a lot of his time hunting, riding motorcycles and spending time with his friends and neighbors. Dr. Samuelson has always been grateful for the hard work ethic that coming from a farm and ranch instilled in him

After graduation Dr. Samuelson attended the University of South Dakota where he received his BS in dental hygiene. After receiving his dental hygiene degree Dr. Samuelson worked as a dental hygienist for seven years and decided that he wanted to attend dental school. He finished his dental school education and graduated with honors in 2006 from the University of Nebraska while attending dental school dr. Samuelson met his lovely wife nicole.   In 2009 Nicole and Dr. Samuelson were married and they now reside in Spearfish with their four children (two boys and two girls).Ryker, Brekken, Joey and Jerzee.

In 2015 Dr. Samuelson found out he was having triplets. His team remembers how scared he was when he came back from the ultrasound and remembers the doctor saying “ I see one, two (pause) 3 heartbeats”Dr. Samuelson said “Are you sure?” Dr. Samuelson said he was terrified almost like taking his boards in dental school. Now he can’t imagine his life without any of them.  Dr. Samuelson loves being a dad and a husband and spending time with his family. Dr. Samuelson is an avid Harley-Davidson Enthusiast, love to hunt and more than anything is a passionate Nebraska Huskers fan.  “Go Big Red!”

Dr. Samuelson offers a wide variety of dental services, but, always in the context of making sure that each patient feels relaxed, informed and understood.

“Our first priority is always the patient’s total comfort and peace of mind. When patients come to our office, we will make sure there will be no judgments, and no lectures.  Come see us, you’ll be glad you did.

• Tooth-Colored Fillings
• All Porcelain Crowns
• All Porcelain Bridges
• Porcelain Veneers
• Teeth Whitening
• Family Dentistry for all ages
• Dental Cleanings
• Implant Crowns
• Extractions
• Same Day Dentistry

What Makes Us Different

Our practice is unique in that its two main objectives are to provide the very highest quality dental care possible in a warm, relaxed atmosphere. We have established a non-compromising attitude when it comes to all aspects of patient care. Every team member in our office is dedicated to making you and your family’s dental experience enjoyable. Our dental team is here to help you with everything from scheduling your dental appointment to answering any questions you may have about financing options as well as any dental questions you may have.

At Black Hills Area Dental, we are committed to making our practice convenient and accessible to you and your family. We want you to feel confident that when you choose Black Hills Area Dental, you are working with one of the most qualified, friendly dental teams in our area.

We encourage you to visit our website often and whenever you have questions about your dental health. Please email or call our office to answer any of your dental questions or to request an appointment. You will be glad you did.

Thank you for your time in visiting our website, and have a wonderful day.
Please call us today!  We look forward to serving you and your family! 605.348.4657




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