We are looking forward to meeting you and taking care of your dental health. Read on below to learn a little about our dentists who will be serving you.
Dr. Rick Leppo, DMD, FAGD, MaCSD
Dr. Leppo is qualified to provide both oral and IV conscious sedation. He graduated from Southern Illinois University, becoming Board Certified and receiving his Doctor of Dental Medicine. He attained additional post graduate training at Louisiana State University’s Oral Surgery Externship program, Seton Hall University, and St. Joseph Hospital. Dr. Leppo'S training allowed him to be awarded the status of Fellow with Academy of General Dentistry (FAGD) and Master of the College of Sedation Dentistry (MaCSD). Dr. Leppo’s extensive training allows us provide a virtually anxiety free dental experience! A native of northern Illinois, Dr. Leppo previously practiced in Moline, IL and Cedar Rapids, Iowa before joining Brentwood Dental Group in December, 2011. Dr. Leppo is happy to call the St. Louis area home.
Dr. Charles Niesen, D.M.D.
A graduate of Rhodes College, Dr. Niesen attended dental school at Washington University and has practiced dentistry for 33 years. Recent advancements in dental technology have enabled Dr. Niesen to diagnose and treat a variety of dental issues. An academically trained sculptor, Dr. Niesen also earned a Master of Fine Arts degree from Fontbonne University. Much of the artwork on display in the office is Dr. Niesen’s! Dr. Niesen is active in his church and enjoys traveling with his wife and three grown children.
Dr. Seth Wasson, D.M.D.
Dr. Wasson has been setting the highest standards of excellence in dentistry since 2001. He earned his undergraduate degree from Eastern Illinois University and his Doctor of Dental Medicine degree from Southern Illinois University. An esteemed member of the dental community, Dr. Wasson is certified in Invisalign® and is a member of many leading dental organizations. He enjoys donating his time to the Give Kids A Smile program and providing volunteer dental services overseas. In his spare time, Dr. Wasson is active in his church and also enjoys traveling, volunteering, and spending time with his family. He resides in St. Louis County with his wife, Claire and their four children.
Dr. Michael Faddis, D.D.S.
Dr. Faddis graduated from St. Louis University in 1975 where he earned a bachelor’s degree in chemistry. He attended the University of Missouri-Kansas City where he earned a Doctor of Dental Surgery. He is a member of the American Dental Association, the Missouri Dental Association, the Greater St. Louis Dental Society and the International Congress of Oral Implantologists. He previously served as the Master of the Missouri Academy of General Dentistry Masters-Track Program. He has practiced general dentistry since 1979 and began developing his career in dental implant surgery in 2002. He resides in St. Louis County with his wife, Linda, and their 2 children.