Your Health And Your Satisfaction Is Our First Priority.
Dr. Patten and Dr. Swapp strive for excellence in all that they do. When you enter the office you can expect to be greeted in a friendly manner and to find a clean waiting room Promptness is important to us, but we will never compromise quality for timeliness.
As you are seated in our cozy dental chairs every effort will be given to make sure that you are comfortable and receiving top quality dental care. We will strive to make your time here as relaxing as can be.
Our staff are friendly and will always treat you as though you were one of the family. Our doctors are conservative in their treatment and would never offer anything more than what was needful. Dr. Patten and Swapp are very concerned with your well being, and will work continuously to provide you dental care with professionalism and integrity.
Meet Our Doctors
Dr. Robert Patten
Dr. Patten is a Sterling, Colorado native who has been providing comprehensive dental care in the Sterling and surrounding communities of Northeastern Colorado for 41 plus years. He graduated from Creighton University School of Dentistry in 1976 and returned to Sterling to begin his career in dentistry. He is a current member of the American Dental Association, the Colorado Dental Association, and the American Orthodontic Society. Dr. Patten was also awarded Fellowship in the Academy of General Dentistry
in 1996. He continues to be a life-long learner and strives
to remain up to date on what is new in dental technology and techniques.
Dr. Lance Swapp
Dr. Swapp grew up in a suburb of Denver. He completed
his dental training at the University of Michigan. After graduation he stayed and practiced in Mt. Pleasant, Michigan, but decided it was time to come home to Colorado. Dr. Swapp loves spending time at home with his family; his wife Mai, and their three children. Dr. Swapp's faith plays a big role in his life, as he took 2 years off from college to serve a volunteer mission in Japan. His love of service continued as he chose his profession as a dentist, and committed to serve the community where he lives. In 2017 he was one of five in the nation awarded with the Delta Dental Community Commitment award for his dedication to serve underserved communities.
Meet Our Staff