Meet Our Doctors

  • Dr.
    Shawn Magelsen

    Doctor of Dental Medicine (DMD)

    Dr. Shawn Magelsen grew up here in the Pacific Northwest. After high school he spent two years doing mission work in Brazil and upon his return went to Brigham Young University where he received his undergraduate degree in Exercise Physiology. He chose Temple University in Philadelphia to study dentistry and received his Doctorate of Dental Medicine in 2003.

    Dr. Shawn has been at Stanwood Dental Care for over 10 years and loves the many great people in the Stanwood/Camano community.

    Professional Affiliations:

    • American Dental Society
    • Washington State Dental Association
    • Snohomish County Dental Society
    • Spear Study Club

    Providing dental care that makes people happy and confident in their smile is my favorite aspect of dentistry. It is very rewarding to see the amazing changes that quality dentistry can make in a person’s life. It is my goal to offer all of my patients excellent dental care and to make sure that they feel comfortable and confident with the care they receive. I am committed to furthering my education to make sure that I am always up-to-date with the latest advancements in dentistry.

    I am very happy to work with an amazing group of people who sincerely care about our patients and are committed to doing all they can to provide the best possible dental experience. Each member of my team is friendly and compassionate toward our patients’ needs as well as highly trained in each aspect of patient care.

    Outside of the office I spend most of my time with my wife Sarah and our four wonderful daughters. They keep us very busy with many activities like piano and dance lessons and weekly youth group activities. I am very active with my local church group. When I have free time I love to ski, cycle, or hike.

  • Dr.
    Matthew Andelin

    Doctor of Dental Medicine (DMD)

    Dr. Matt Andelin grew up here in Stanwood, WA. He was raised on a farm and learned strong family values including the importance of working hard and giving back to the community. After high school, he served the people in Santiago, Chile on a mission trip for two years. He graduated in the top five percent in his undergraduate degree in Exercise Physiology at Brigham Young University-Idaho. Dr. Matt studied dentistry at Midwestern University in Arizona where he received his Doctorate in Dental Medicine.

    In his free time Dr. Matt enjoys spending time with his wife Cosette and their four daughters. He loves exploring the outdoors, especially while road or mountain biking. 

    Dr. Matt Andelin is passionate about meeting new patients and building lasting relationships. He is compassionate and strives to make the dental experience as comfortable as possible. 

    Professional Affiliations:

    • American Dental Society
    • Washington State Dental Association
    • Snohomish County Dental Society

Our Location

We're conveniently located in Stanwood, WA. Come see us today to experience enhanced dental healthcare.

Hours of Operation

Our Regular Schedule

Stanwood Dental Care

Monday:

8:00 am-5:00 pm

Tuesday:

8:00 am-5:00 pm

Wednesday:

7:00 am-3:00 pm

Thursday:

8:00 am-5:00 pm

Friday:

By Appointment

Saturday:

Closed

Sunday:

Closed

  • Educational Videos

    Take a few minutes to watch our educational videos and learn more about different dental treatments and procedures. Video topics include general & cosmetic dentistry, Implants, oral health and hygiene, orthodontics and preventative dentistry. ...

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  • Smile Makeover

    Smiling with confidence makes you feel great. A beautiful smile is also an important social and professional asset. Yet there are many people who avoid showing their teeth in public or in photographs because they don't like what they see. If that describes you, then why not start the process of getting ...

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  • Periodontal (Gum) Disease

    While you may think that some loss of teeth is inevitable with aging, it is actually possible for all of your teeth to last a lifetime. One of the ways you can achieve this goal is to avoid periodontal disease (“peri” – around; “odont” – tooth), which is caused by bacteria that attack the ...

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  • Mouthrinses

    Numerous studies have shown that using an appropriate mouth rinse, in conjunction with regular brushing and flossing, is an easy and effective way for you to improve your overall oral health. As part of a regular program of oral hygiene, mouth rinses (which are sometimes called mouthwashes) can be effective ...

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  • Oral Hygiene for Kids

    Teeth can last a lifetime if you take care of them right — and the best time to start is just as soon as they begin appearing. By establishing good oral hygiene routines for your children right from the start, you'll give them the best chance of keeping their teeth healthy — forever. Tooth decay, ...

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  • Invisalign for Teens

    There's a new technology that's (literally) putting a smile on plenty of young faces: A system of clear, removable aligners made especially for teens called Invisalign Teen®! If you (or a teenager you know) are a candidate for this treatment, you might find it's the best fit for your lifestyle: It lets ...

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  • Fillings

    If you have never had a cavity, congratulations! If you have had one, you are not alone. About 78% of us have had at least one cavity by the time we reach age 17, according to a 2000 report by the U.S. Surgeon General. Fortunately there's a time-tested treatment for cavities: the dental filling. Fillings ...

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  • Orthodontic FAQs

    What do orthodontists do? Orthodontists are dental specialists who diagnose and treat problems with the position, alignment or spacing of the teeth, and related irregularities in the face and the jaw. A number of special treatments, including braces and other oral appliances, are used to correct these ...

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  • Sinus Surgery

    If you want to replace a missing or failing tooth with a state-of-the-art dental implant (watch dental implant video), your dentist will first need to make sure that you have sufficient bone in your jaw to anchor the implant. This is true no matter what type of tooth is being replaced. However, if it ...

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  • Tips to Prevent Cavities

    Cavities are little holes in teeth that can eventually cause big problems. They form when tooth-eroding acid attacks a tooth's protective outer covering (enamel). This acid mainly comes from two sources: your diet, and certain oral bacteria that thrive in the absence of effective oral hygiene. If cavities ...

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