Meet Our Doctors
Dr. Darrell J. Peterson, DDS
Dr. Darrell Peterson was born and raised in Missoula, Montana. He graduated from the University of Iowa, College of Dentistry and soon after served as a dentist in the Air Force.
After being stationed in Anchorage, Alaska, he decided to make Anchorage his home. In 1985 he started his practice on the corner of Huffman and Old Seward and has enjoyed raising his family in the beautiful state of Alaska ever since.
Dr. Peterson will be retiring this summer of 2018. It is a well-deserved rest after providing excellent dentistry for 38 years. Dr. Newman will enter the practice as a successor and work alongside Dr. Weaver, to carry on the legacy of Huffman Family Dentistry, LLC.
Dr. Jon S. Weaver, DMD
Dr. Jonathan Weaver was born and raised in Layton, Utah. Dr. Weaver and his wife Amber moved to Alaska in 2009 after he graduated from University of Louisville School of Dentistry.
Jon and Amber have four young children – Caiden, Kaebrii, Maeli and Taysom, and they have enjoyed raising their kids in the beautiful state of Alaska.
Dr. Weaver has a great passion for dentistry and is dedicated to quality and excellence in his profession. He enjoys spending time with his family, hunting, fishing, and being in the outdoors.
Dr. Andrew K. Newman, DDS
Dr. Andrew Newman was raised here in Anchorage. It is his pleasure to be serving Alaskans here at Huffman Family Dentistry, LLC. He received a Bachelors of Science from Brigham Young University in Neuroscience. He graduated from the University of Colorado, School of Dental Medicine. Where he had multiple publications in the field of Oral Surgery.
Andy and his wife Leisl have three energetic daughters, all of whom enjoy exploring Alaska and viewing the wildlife. He enjoys helping patients feel comfortable and happy about their smile again, getting out of pain, and feeling confident.
Dr. Newman enjoys continually learning about Esthetic Dentistry, Oral Surgery and Restorative Dentistry.
A Beautiful, Healthy Smile Awaits
Huffman Family Dentistry is exceptionally equipped to address your entire family’s oral health needs, no matter how routine or complex.