Dr. Lane Thomas Anderson was born and raised in the Kansas City area. After graduating from Shawnee Mission East High School in 2015, he ventured to Saint Louis where he earned a bachelor’s degree in biology from Saint Louis University. Dr. Anderson then returned to KC for dental school and graduated from the University of Missouri-Kansas City School of Dentistry in 2023.
Dr. Lane Anderson believes in providing patient centered, comprehensive dental care. He seeks to establish close connections with his patients and actively involve them in their dental health. Dr. Anderson is committed to providing patients with a safe, comfortable, and welcoming dental experience.
Growing up with a father in dentistry, Dr. Anderson was exposed to the world of dentistry from a young age. “I can remember coming to the dental office with my dad as a kid. I was fascinated by the various instruments & materials and wanted to know how they were used to create beautiful smiles.” Before attending dental school in 2019, Dr. Anderson spent his college summers as a dental assistant. It was during these years that he realized that his natural interests in engineering, art, and science were well aligned for a career as a dentist.
Dr. Anderson’s passion for dentistry continued to grow through dental school. He came to understand and appreciate the crucial role that dentists play in their community and the profound impact that they could have on people’s lives.
Outside of the profession, Dr. Anderson enjoys playing music (guitar and drums), fly fishing, traveling, exercising, and spending time with his friends and family.