Meet the Team
Dr. Scott Bennett
Dr. Scott Bennett was born and raised in the Westminster area. He attended Regis Jesuit HS and then studied for two years at Creighton University in Omaha before coming back to finish his undergraduate degree in Kinesiology at the University of Colorado-Boulder. Dr. Scott went to the University of Colorado Health Sciences Center for dental school. He has many interests outside of dentistry including ice hockey, ultimate frisbee, golf, skiing, and reading, just to name a few. He is a board member with the Hyland Hills Foundation and a member of the Westminster Rotary Club. He is involved with Colorado Dentistry for the Handicapped and volunteers his time for KIND, an organization dedicated to providing dentistry for less fortunate children. Dr. Scott is the proud father of three boys; Brennan, Alden & Dustin. He helped with the formation of the Bennett Dental Group with his wife Dr. Kirsten West-Bennett.
Dr. Kirsten West-Bennett
Dr. Kirsten West-Bennett was born and raised in Honolulu, HI. She attended the Punahou School and then went to the University of Delaware for one year before finishing her undergraduate degree in Communications at the University of Colorado-Boulder. Dr. West went to the University of Colorado Health Sciences Center for dental school. She has many interests outside of dentistry including skiing, reading, ultimate frisbee, and travel. She is also involved with many community activities, when she is not at home with her three sons; Brennan, Alden & Dustin.
Dr. James M. Bennett
The Bennett Dental Group is the evolution of the practice started by Dr. James M. Bennett. Dr. B has been practicing in the north metro area for over 40 years. He was born in Clearwater, NE and eventually went to the University of Nebraska for both his undergraduate and dental degrees. He moved to Colorado in 1961 and started his own private practice. In 1977, he was one of the doctors involved with the construction of the Cedarwood Square complex located at 80th and Sheridan in Westminster. Over the years, Dr. B. has been involved in many civic endeavors. He was in charge of the Tri-County dental office which provided dental care for the less fortunate. He was a long time member of the Westminster Rotary Club. He has served on the Colorado Ethics/Peer review board. He was a board member with the Hyland Hills Foundation. Unfortunately, Dr. B passed away in May of 2007. He left behind a legacy of community service and a commitment to quality dentistry. He is sorely missed and his spirit will always be present at the Bennett Dental Group.