Dr. Dane Kinghorn, D.M.D is a general dentist at Belgrade Dental Associates located in Belgrade, Montana. He earned his doctorate of dental medicine at the University of Nevada, Las Vas School of Dental Medicine in 2011 and completed his undergraduate degree in Biology and Chemistry at Brigham Young University, Idaho in 2007. Dr. Kinghorn is a member of several professional and academic associations including: American Dental Association, Montana Dental Association, Academy of General Dentistry, American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry and Academy of LDS Dentists.
Belgrade Dental Associates offers friendly and comfortable general dentist services as well as cosmetic and more specifically, sleep disorder treatments. They offer the following treatments for individuals suffering from sleep apnea: CPAP alternatives, night guards, oral appliances, sleep study, snoring mouthpieces, mandibular repositioning devices, mandibular advancement devices and tongue restraining devices. Belgrade dental also offers an array of other dental services including braces, cosmetic dentistry, fillings, cleanings, crowns, whitening, extractions and comprehensive exams. No matter which dental treatment you have done, Belgrade Dental strives to provide excellent care with personal attention to each individual patient.
Dr. Kinghorn is certified for Invisalign, Full Arch Reconstruction, Advanced Mini Dental Implants, Perio Protect Method and most recently Sleep Integration and DNA. The DNA Appliance is a breakthrough dental treatment for individuals suffering from sleep apnea. It was recently developed to open airways while sleeping and is a more comfortable and compact alternative to a CPAP or mandibular advancement device.
Belgrade Dental Associates realizes that snoring could be harmless but it could also an indicator of obstructive sleep apnea (OSA) which is a serious sleeping disorder which causes an individual to stop breathing throughout the night. Sleep apnea affects more than twelve million Americans and so it is important to be aware of the warning signs of sleep apnea, how to differentiate sleep apnea from normal snoring, and what treatments and devices are available to help you sleep. Belgrade Dental Associates are equipped to treat several types of sleep apnea as well as chronic snoring.
Dr. Kinghorn enjoys volunteering and community service through his local church’s volunteer service. He has volunteered at several Free Children’s Clinics and events including Give Kids a Smile Day four years in a row, Dental Screenings for Nevada National Guard, Memorial Free Veteran Clinic and he was a volunteer elementary school oral health instructor. Dr. Kinghorn also went on an LDS Mission to Guatemala where he became fluent in Spanish.
Dr. Kinghorn became a dentist because he enjoys interacting with and helping people every day. He loves getting to know new friendly people and providing them with excellent dental care. He lives in the Bozeman area with his wife and two daughters and loves the friendly people and unique beauty. In his free time, Dr. Kinghorn enjoys hiking, hunting, fishing, spending time with his family, athletics and church volunteer service.