As Vice President of Practice Growth for Practice Solutions, Dr. Ellingson helps dentists and their teams create productive and fulfilling work environments. His primary responsibility is to ensure that Practice Solutions clients successfully leverage all elements of the Spear learning ecosystem, from clinical resources to business solutions.

Dr. Ellingson has practiced in the Phoenix/Scottsdale area for the past 11 years. He has owned and operated many different types of practices in Arizona, ranging from a single practice with a 4-person team to a network of 11 practices with a combined team of 85 where he served as president and director of clinical care.

In addition to his membership to the American Dental Association, Dr. Ellingson is a member of the Arizona Dental Association, where he has chaired multiple committees and held director positions. He has also served as a director for the Arizona Dental Foundation and helped successfully raise funding for a wide range of philanthropic organizations, such as local Phoenix community clinics.

Dr. Ellingson earned his D.D.S. at the University of Minnesota School of Dentistry and his B.S. in Biology at the University of Minnesota Twin Cities.