Dr. Tyson Beck was raised in the Tri-Cities and graduated from Kennewick High School in 2001. He then left home to serve a two-year mission for his church in Spain. In 2008, after receiving his Bachelor of Science in biology from Brigham Young University-Idaho, Dr. Beck started dental school at Creighton University in Omaha, NE. While at Creighton, he was honored to receive the One World Clinic award and be inducted into Alpha Sigma Nu, a Jesuit University’s highest honor. After dental school, Dr. Beck commissioned as a dental officer in the US Army and spent five years at Fort Bliss, TX. His first two years he worked in the dental unit, and then was transferred to a Combat Team where he was responsible for the oral health of 4,500 soldiers. Dr. Beck had the opportunity to practice dentistry in unique environments, including three rotations at the National Training Centers as well as a deployment to Afghanistan. Through the Army, he received advanced education and training in numerous specialties, including oral surgery as well as crown and bridge treatments. In 2005, Dr. Beck met the love of his life Katie and they were promptly married in 2006. Together he and his wife have four children: Logan, Lyla, Lincoln, and Lizabeth. His family is by far the most important aspect of his life. They like to camp, swim, hike, go to the movies, and simply spend time together.Dr. Beck knew he wanted to work in the dental field ever since he was a little boy. He loved going to the office with his dad, especially to treat patients with emergencies. He remembers being amazed that his dad was able to relieve pain for so many people, and he wanted to have that same impact.
Dr. Turrell Beck attended Brigham Young University in Provo, UT, where he earned his Bachelor of Science in microbiology before continuing to dental school at Creighton University in Omaha, NE, where he received his Doctorate of Dental Surgery (DDS) degree. He continues to advance his knowledge of dentistry through study clubs with Frank Spear, one of the foremost dental educators in the country. These study clubs have helped Dr. Beck to enhance his knowledge of dental implants, cosmetic dentistry, and full-mouth restorations. Additionally, he has completed training for oral surgery and many other treatments. Dr. Beck became a dentist to make a positive difference in the lives of those around him. In his service to each patient, he gets to see them for the truly amazing individuals they are, and learns about their lives and interests. Dr. Beck treasures the relationships he has built with individuals and families in more than 25 years of dental service. As a dentist, he is committed to providing excellent care, using the latest technologies, and offer friendly, individualized care to meet each patients’ needs and desires. Dental education is also a high priority. He wants all his patients to be happy and healthy! Dr. Beck is a member of the American Dental Association and the Washington State Dental Association. He believes in being involved in and giving back to the community in which he works and lives, and participates in free dental clinics to provide care for children. Dr. Beck is also involved with the Boy Scouts, and actively serves and participates in his church. Dr. Beck and his wife, Michele, have four married children – Riley, Keslie, Necia, and Tyson. They have 16 grandchildren who they love playing with. When not in the office, Dr. Beck enjoys time with his family, boating, camping, gardening, hiking, and fishing.
Meet Our Team
Our friendly dental team at Quail Ridge Dental is committed to working with you to provide dental care that meets your unique needs. From a simple dental checkup to more extensive dental treatments, we are here to help you receive the care you need in a comfortable, welcoming environment. Please visit or call us at 509-396-6950 to learn more about dental care in Kennewick, Washington, and to set up your appointment with our experienced dentists. We look forward to meeting you!