Dr. Nathan Patterson is a Whitley County native and a graduate of Columbia City High School. Dr. Nathan earned a BS in Chemistry from Indiana University-Purdue University Fort Wayne and a Doctorate of Dental Surgery from Indiana University School of Dentistry in Indianapolis. In addition, he has received numerous honors throughout his educational career. Dr. Nathan is a member of the American Dental Association, Indiana Dental Association and the local Isaac Knapp District Dental Society.
Locally, Patterson Family Dentistry, P.C. supports various charities and interests including Whitley County 4-H, where Dr. Nathan and his wife are personally involved. Other supported groups include the Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation, American Cancer Society, Columbia City Optimist Club, Columbia City Police Department and the Whitley County Community Foundation. Patterson Family Dentistry, P.C. also participates in the Columbia City High School student intern course. Further support extends into the classrooms where the doctors and their staff give presentations to students from elementary school to high school on many aspects of oral health.