Dr. Peter B. Amundson
comes from a family of medical professionals. His father, Peter J. Amundson
was a Pharmacist for 40 years. His mother, Karan Walikonis, has been a
Registered Nurse for 40 years. His sister, Paula Reiter, has been a Registered
Dental Assistant for 25 years.
Dr Peter B. Amundson recieved his degree at Southern Illinois University. He started practicing dentistry in his hometown, Rockford, IL for 2 years before the love of mountains and outdoors brought him to Colorado in 1997. Since then he has dedicated himself to all aspects of dentistry, including the most advanced technology in digital radiography, dental laser treatment and Cosmetic and Implant procedures. He is a member of many prestigious education facilities, including the Cerec Doctors Faculty Club and the Spear Faculy Club.

Dr. Amundson has also commited himself to continuing education and has completed many courses at the Las Vegas Institute of Advanced Dental Studies, World Laser Institute- Dental Laser Certification and most recently from April 2010 - July 2010 he has completed courses mastering posterior and anterior restorations with Cerec Doctors in Scottsdale, AZ. Outside of the office, Dr. Amundson enjoys road biking with the DFT team and regularly visits the beautiful rocky mountains with his wonderful wife and two daughters.


- Las Vegas Institute of Advanced Dental Studies
- World Laser Institute- Dental Laser Certification
- Southern Illinois University, School of Dental Medicine, Doctor of Dental Medicine
- Southern Illinois University, Carbondale, Bachelor of Science Degree
- Chemistry and Zoology

Awards & Distinctions

- Advanced Functional Aesthetics
- Comprehensive Aesthetic Reconstructive Program
- Evolutionary Hygiene in Support of Aesthetic Dentistry
- Southern Illinois University, School of Dental Medicine,
  1995 Prosthodontic Award - Honors with Distinction


- Aligntech Institute - Invisalign certification 2006
- Invisalign Study Club-Centennial, CO
- Denver Implant Study Club
- Dawson Academy of Advanced Dentistry

Donated Services

- National Foundation for Dentistry for the Handicapped
- Give Kids a Smile
- Wish for Wheels Foundation


Cosmetic Dentistry Affliliations:

The Art of Dentistry • 629 E Star Court • Montrose, Colorado 81401 • Email: info@TheGreatSmile.com ph. 970.249.3330

Conveniently located by the Star theater. Serving Montrose and Delta and the Uncompagre Valley. Services include Family and General Denistry, Dental Implants, Veneers, Temporomandibular Treatment, Gum Treatment, Invisalign, Teeth Whitening, Cosmetic Dentistry and more.