Meet Dr. Scott Wehrkamp
Scott Wehrkamp, DDS, AAACD, FICOI
Dr. Scott Wehrkamp is an O’Gorman High School graduate from Sioux Falls. He received his Bachelor of Science degree in 1975 from South Dakota State University, and then his Doctorate of Dental Science from Loyola University Chicago School of Dentistry, Chicago, Illinois. He has maintained a private practice since 1981 in Brandon, South Dakota.
His comprehensive/cosmetic approach to case management has evolved to include orthodontics (both straight wire and Invisalign), cosmetic periodontal surgery (both root coverage and clinical crown lengthening), implants (both placement and restorative), and single tooth to full-mouth reconstruction.
In 2008, Dr. Wehrkamp achieved Accredited status in the American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry (AACD) – joining 286 dental professionals in the world who earned this prestigious designation. The AACD is made up of over 6,000 cosmetic dental professionals in 70 countries around the globe.
Dr. Wehrkamp's most recent career accomplishment (March 2012) was becoming a Fellow in the International Congress of Oral Implantology. This distinction is awarded after 75 hours of continuing education regarding implants and successfully treating and documenting 20 successful implant cases. Dr. Scott not only restored, but also surgically placed the implants for all of these cases.
Dr. Wehrkamp maintains memberships in:
- American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry
- International Congress of Oral Implantologists
- American Dental Association
- South Dakota Dental Association
- Southeastern District Dental Society
- Chicago Dental Society
- Siouxland Dental and Implant Study Club
He is the father of a son, Bryan and three daughters, Whitney, Kelley, and Lyndsey (deceased). His interests include fitness, bow hunting, hunting, fishing, snow skiing, and tennis with family and friends.