Boyd Simkins received his bachelor’s degree from Brigham Young University in 1998 and graduated cum laude from Creighton University School of Dentistry in 2002. He then received his certificate in pediatric dentistry from Children’s Hospital of Wisconsin in Milwaukee. He is board certified with the American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry. His education included advanced studies and specialized training in dentistry for children, adolescents, and those with special health care needs. He is on the faculty at Primary Children’s Medical Center Post-Doctoral Pediatric Dental program.