Dr. Andy grew up in Aurora, Colorado. The son of a Dentist, Dr. Thomas Jorgensen, Dr. Andy loved playing sports, snow skiing in the mountains in the winter and water skiing on the lake in the summer.
Dr. Andy graduated from Colorado State University with a degree in Mechanical Engineering, and went to work for ATK Aerospace Group R&D Department where he worked on multiple rocket fairing projects. Despite having a great position and career path he felt like something was missing in life and decided to pursue a career change. He wanted a career that would allow him to work with, and help people on a much more direct level. Dr. Jorgensen moved back to Colorado and attended the University of Colorado Denver campus where he took the prerequisite courses he needed to apply for dental school. While taking courses he also worked at Adam Aircraft as a flight test liaison engineer.
Dr. Andy attended Boston University School of Dental Medicine where he graduated Magna Cum Laude .
In addition to his training in Boston, he worked with the Indian Health Service in Alaska, the Red Logan Dental Clinic in Vermont, and with the LIGA International organization in Mexico.
Dr. Andy and his wife Nicol-md-6e moved to Steamboat in 2013 to become part of the community that they had fallen in love with during their many trips from childhood. Dr. Andy and Nicol-md-6e have 2 young daughters, Kate and Sarah, and enjoy skiing, snowmobiling, rafting, hiking and biking.
Dr. Andy’s professional affiliations include:
-The American Dental Association
-The Colorado Dental Association
-The Western Colorado Dental Society
-The Crown Council
-LIGA International, Flying Doctors of Mercy
Continuing education courses include: