Meet Dr. Clawson
“I enjoy helping people improve their confidence in their smile. A healthy smile can improve a person’s life, and it is fun to be a part of helping them achieve that.” – Dr. Jeff
Dr. Jeff Clawson is committed to delivering the best care possible for each and every one of his patients. He enjoys working with both kids and adults, and strives to make each dental visit as comfortable as possible.
Dr. Jeff grew up a potato farmer in a small town called Firth, Idaho. He earned his Bachelor of Science degree in Exercise Physiology from Brigham Young University-Idaho where he also met and married his beautiful wife. Dr. Jeff continued his education and obtained his Doctorate of Dental Medicine from Western University in southern California where he served as class president and was recognized and awarded for excellence in oral radiology, all while adding three children to his family. Dr. Jeff has been practicing in Oklahoma but has dreamed about living in the Pacific Northwest and is very excited to be a part of the Lake Oswego community and to continue providing high quality care as Dr. Zehtab has done for many years.
Dr. Jeff is a member of the American Dental Association, the Academy of General Dentistry, and the Academy of LDS Dentists. He has participated in service trips to Nicaragua and Cambodia in which he is fluent in the Cambodian language.
When he’s not in the office, Dr. Jeff and his wife have their hands full with four children all under the age of five. Spending time with his kids and introducing them to his other passion—sports—is his favorite thing to do. Dr. Jeff loves college and professional football! He is also active with the youth group in his church.