Dentist – Tusla, OK
Get to Know Dr. Angie Nauman
Dr. Nauman has been working in the dental field since 1994 and practicing dentistry since 2001. There’s nothing she loves more than helping her patients smile brightly! To learn more about her background, keep reading below:
Why Did You Become a Dentist?
In 4th grade, Dr. Nauman had significantly crooked teeth and received her first set of braces. As a result, she swiftly fell in love with all things teeth, dentistry, and orthodontics – she even wrote the American Dental Association to have them send her information on how to do a filling! She KNEW in her bones that she wanted to be a dentist, and from that very point in 1984, all of her educational decisions were based around that simple decision. This is her dream job and she’s so proud to do what she does!
Where Did You Study Dentistry?
After attending John Brown University for her undergraduate degree, Dr. Nauman pursued her dental doctorate at the University of Nebraska. Her husband actually grew up in Nebraska, but their stay in his home state was only long enough to complete schooling – the weather was just too chilly for her to actually call that place home!
In addition to her traditional education, Dr. Nauman also strongly believes in consistently learning new and innovative ways of providing care to her patients and spends many hours each year in pursuit of continuing education. She has received advanced training in laser dentistry, tongue and lip tie release, Invisalign, orthodontics, and dental sleep medicine. She is actually double Board-Certified in Dental Sleep Medicine, which means she has a very high level of expertise when it comes to relieving sleep apnea.
Dr. Nauman is currently a member of the following dental organizations and associations:
- Academy of General Dentistry
- American Board of Dental Sleep Medicine (Board Certified)
- American Sleep & Breathing Academy (Board Certified)
- The American Dental Association
- The Oklahoma Dental Association
- The Tulsa Dental Association
- The Christian Dental Association
Outside of the Dental Office, What Do You Like to Do?
Dr. Nauman grew up in Fairview, OK as a tried-and-true farmgirl, where she drove tractors, put up hay, worked cattle, and even castrated a few baby bulls. Today, she has a big, loud, and truly amazing family! She and her husband Nate live with their five children in Tulsa, and they’re definitely her biggest hobby outside of work. She chases them to basketball games, football games, soccer games, pom squad, piano lessons, and plenty more. As a family, everyone also enjoys entertaining company, hiking in the mountains, swimming, and riding around on 4-wheelers.