"Rocket Scientist" - Yes.
Computer Engineer - Yes.
Cosmetic & Implant Dentist - Absolutely Yes!
Dr. Pham came to Arizona in 1975 and started his high-school education at Coronado High in Scottsdale. He graduated from ASU with a BSEE degree in Electrical and Computer Engineering in 1983. After a long and productive career in technology which included working on NASA/space shuttle related projects, designing industrial computers, managing multi-national organization, and serving as a Vice President & Chief Technology Officer at Motorola Computer Group, Dr. Pham decided to follow his passion in dentistry. He was inducted into the Omicron Kappa Upsilon National Dental Honor Society and received the "Golden Hands" Award along with the prestigious Dean's Award as he earned his Doctor of Dental Medicine degree at Midwestern University in 2013. As a National Health Service Corps Scholar, he spent the next four years helping the underserved population in rural areas in Northern California. Dr. Pham enjoys learning as well as teaching and he loves to create healthy smiles through minimally invasive dentistry. Dr. Pham has been happily married for over 30 years. He is also a proud father of two adult children. His hobbies include dentistry, tennis, and alpine skiing.
Dr. Bauer grew up in Denver, Colorado before moving to Omaha, Nebraska for college. She graduated from Creighton University with a degree in Environmental Science. She then made the move to Phoenix where she earned a Master’s of Biomedical Science and Dental Medical Doctor degree from Midwestern University. Upon completion of her degrees, Dr. Bauer became a dentist for the U.S. Navy. While in the military, she completed a residency in Advanced Education in General Dentistry in San Diego. After the residency, Dr. Bauer received orders to Okinawa, Japan. Dr. Bauer and her husband moved across the Pacific where she was stationed with the U.S. Marines for 3 years. Now, she is proud to call Phoenix her home once again. In her spare time, you will find Dr. Bauer soaking up the sun with her husband, her baby boy, and frenchie. Dr. Bauer is very passionate about dentistry and looks forward to meeting you and your family and providing you with quality and compassionate care!
Ramona is our office manager and our in-house wizard keeping our office running smoothly! She has 30 years of dental front office experience. Having recently moved from Florida to be with her family, Ramona is happy to be part of a team that delivers excellent care to our patients! Outside the office, she enjoys spending time with her VERY large family here in Arizona.
Breanne is one of our registered dental hygienists. She is also our office comedian! Breanne attended Careington College and graduated from the hygiene program in 2011. She is very gentle and thorough. Breanne loves to help patients understand how to maintain perfect oral health. In her spare time, she enjoys outdoor activities and is a foodie; although her favorite is Oreos!
Thuy is one of our registered dental hygienists. She graduated from Rio Salado Dental Hygiene Program with high honor in 2009. She also holds a Bachelor Degree in Computer Information System from Arizona State University. Thuy is very gentle with patients and she enjoys sharing her knowledge about the latest tools and techniques for optimal oral hygiene. She loves to read in her spare time.
Emily is one of our friendly dental assistants. She loves working in a field where she can help people. Emily is a true Arizonian; born and raised in the same neighborhood as our office! She received her certification from Careington College in 2016. In her free time, Emily enjoys traveling and exploring new places with her pups. She is also our resident Spanish translator.
Neli is one of our friendly dental assistants. She has been in the dental field for many years and she has a great passion for dentistry. Neli enjoys quiet relaxing time and time with her puppies when not at work.
Sierra is our newest dental assistant. She is very friendly and bubbly! She recently moved to Arizona from South Dakota. Sierra loves to take care of patients and she is great at making them feel comfortable. Sierra enjoys hiking with her dog and exploring new exciting places in Arizona.