Dr. Luke Jacobsen
Dr. Luke Jacobsen was born and raised in Boise, ID, where he spent many hours focusing on studies, varsity
sports, and playing the violin. As a presidential scholarship awardee, he attended California Lutheran
University, where he earned his BS in Biology with an emphasis in pre-medicine. He continued with his dental
education at the University Of Southern California School Of Dentistry, recognized as one of the top cosmetic
and dental schools in the nation.
Dr. Jacobsen most enjoys the personal interaction with each patient, discussing their wants and needs, educating
the patient and delivering the highest standard of treatment with an ethical approach, providing a pleasant
experience with each and every patient. Considering that time is valuable and many people have reservations
about visiting the dentist, Dr. Jacobsen has become proficiently trained in CEREC technology, providing
streamline patient care for crown and onlay delivery in a single appointment visit for the patient.
Dr. Jacobsen’s extended training through Lutheran Medical Centers Advanced Education in General Dentistry has
allowed him to become proficient in endodontic therapy, as well as routine and surgical extractions, making it
easier to complete treatment without the process of referral. Dr. Jacobsen is a member of the American Dental
Association, Central Arizona Dental Society, and Arizona Dental Association.
The most rewarding aspect for Dr. Jacobsen is watching the transformation of the patient’s attitude and increase
in self-esteem when providing a positive experience and exceptional outcome for the patient. Family is a large
part of Dr. Jacobsen’s life, so treating each patient as a family member is of utmost importance. Having several
years of working for public health and private practice has allowed Dr. Jacobsen to understand the importance of
communicating dental education and advocacy for the patient and provide the patient with not only the most
esthetic outcome, but also the most functional.
Dr. Jacobsen believes that, “in order to achieve harmonious balance in treatment outcomes, you must engage the
patient and become more than their doctor, you must be their confidant and advocate.”
Dr. Jacobsen enjoys health and fitness training, golfing, traveling, and is an active member of Scottsdale Bible
Church. He is very energetic and can usually brighten anyone’s day, whether it is with bleaching trays or simply
his infectious smile.