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The Doctors

Our dentists have devoted their whole careers to restorations and cosmetic dentistry. This rigorous training gives us a unique understanding of the dynamics of the jaw and the preservation of a healthy mouth. Because of this specialization, other dentists refer their most difficult cases to us.

Even if you just need a crown, veneers or other cosmetic work, the result will be so beautiful, you will understand why more dentists come to us. They trust our restorations, implants and cosmetic work because that is what we specialize in.

For your convenience, our team speaks multiple languages, including Spanish, Russian, Hindi and English.

Jeffrey Y. Nordlander, D.D.S.

Dr. Nordlander

A graduate of Emory University School of Dentistry in Atlanta, Georgia, Jeff Nordlander has taught prosthodontics and dentistry at the University of California, San Francisco, and the University of the Pacific School of Dentistry. He also has published in the field of prosthodontics, his specialty.

Dr. Nordlander has been a partner of the Prosthodontic Dental Group for more than two decades. Prior to joining "The Prostho Group," Dr. Nordlander not only taught, but was a dentist with the U.S. Coast Guard. Dr. Nordlander did his residencies at the Veterans Administration Medical Center in San Francisco and the U.S. Public Health Service Hospital in Houston, Texas.

In his spare time, Dr. Nordlander also manages his daughters competitive travel softball team and volunteers at both his childrens school to work on projects there.

Nordlander is a member of:
  • American College of Prosthodontics
  • International Congress of Oral Implantologists
  • American Dental Association
  • California Dental Association
  • Sacramento District Dental Society

Brock E. Hinton, D.D.S.

Dr. Hinton

A graduate of Emory University School of Dentistry in Atlanta, Georgia, Brock Hinton is a recognized expert in the field of dentistry. With more than 25 years of experience in restorative dentistry, he not only specializes in fixed and removable prosthodontics but also maxillofacial prosthodontics. He enjoys helping cancer patients with obturators and facial prosthetics. He is an expert on occlusion and tempromandibular disorders and enjoys treating complex cases. He lectures on numerous dental topics, including implants, cosmetic dentistry and full mouth rehabilitation. He testifies as an expert witness in personal injury and malpractice actions and performs independent medical examinations for insurance companies. He is an advisor for several dental study clubs in the greater Sacramento region.

Dr. Hinton is an artist and world class bird carver. He has won numerous caving competitions including those at the California Open and the World Championships. He has bronze replicas of his carvings in galleries across the country. His artistic talents have also been recognized by the dental community by being voted top cosmetic dentist and top Prosthodontist in Sacramento Magazine multiple times.

Dr Hinton volunteers his time at local dental clinics including The Bayside Serve Day clinic, The California Care Force (formally R.A.M Clinics) and CDA Cares.

He is a member of the American College of Prosthodontists, the Academy of Osseointegration, the American Dental Association, the California Dental Association and the Sacramento District Dental Society.

Hinton is a member of:
  • American College of Prosthodontics
  • American Dental Association
  • California Dental Association
  • Sacramento District Dental Society

Herlin K. Dyal, D.D.S.

– Prosthodontic Residency and Certification
– Doctor of Dental Surgery, DDS
– Bachelor of Dental Surgery, BDS

  • Sacramento Area Top Cosmetic Dentist and Prosthodontist in Sacramento magazine– voted by other dentists: 2011, 2014,2015
  • University of California, San Francisco- Dr. Sciutto Scholarship for Excellence in Restorative Dentistry: 2002
  • University of Michigan: Excellence in Undergraduate Prosthdontics Award: 1999
  • Maulana Azad Institute: Honor Roll: Best Graduating Student academically and clinically: 1994
Memberships and Affiliations
  • American College of Prosthodontics
  • Sacramento District Dental Society
  • California Dental Association
  • American Dental Association

Dr. Dyal has been in private practice in the greater Sacramento area since 2002. She is recognized by her referring dentists and patients for her commitment to providing exceptional patient care. She specializes in conventional and implant supported fixed and removable prosthodontics and full mouth rehabilitation. She is also an expert at treating patients with complex occlusal needs and temporomandibular joint disorders.

She is a prosthodontic advisor to local study clubs and has lectured locally and at the scientific sessions of CDA.

Dr. Kenneth “Kip” Whitnack

Dr. Whitnack

Dr. Kenneth “Kip” Whitnack graduated from Loma Linda University with a Doctor of Dental Surgery degree. He then practice General Dentistry for 4 years in the Sacramento area before returning to Loma Linda to complete a Masters Degree in the Dental Speciality of Endodontics. He then returned to the Sacramento region and started a successful Endodontic practice. After many years he sold his shares in the Corporation with the intention of retiring. He quickly missed the opportunity to treat patients and help them through the root canal experience with little or no discomfort. He had the privilege of practicing with Dr.”s Nordlander and Hinton in the past and was pleased to have the opportunity to work with such excellent doctors again.

Outside of practicing Endodontics, Dr. Whitnack spends time with his wife and 10 children and many grandchildren. He enjoys off-road racing, riding dirt bikes and Quads, Golf, road trips and outdoor activities. He looks forward to using his expertise and professionalism to serve the needs of patients as part of the Prosthodontic Dental Group team.

Member of:
  • American Dental Association
  • California Dental Association
  • Sacramento District Dental Society
  • American Associaton of Endodontists