Best Dentists in Albuquerque

1

Dr. Craig Steichen, DDS

Location

Albuquerque

Focus

General Dentistry

Dr. Craig Steichen, DDS, has gained over 30 years of dental experience since attaining his Doctor of Dental Surgery from the University of Missouri in Kansas City. He is passionate about using state-of-the-art technology and education to provide the highest quality care to patients. He has served as an instructor at the University of New Mexico and is an active member of both the American Dental Association and the Albuquerque District Dental Society. Dr. Steichen has been named both Best General Dentist (2010) and Best Cosmetic Dentist (2011) by “Albuquerque the Magazine”.

Precision Dental Care, Dr. Steichen’s practice, offers a full complement of dental therapy options. These include, cosmetic dentistry treatments such as porcelain veneers, teeth whitening, crowns and tooth extractions. They also offer more specialized therapies such as TMJ treatment and periodontal disease therapies including gum flap surgery. Dr. Steichen makes a point of leaving time in his schedule for dental emergencies, which means less waiting for emergency treatments.

2

Dr. Zachary Adkins, DDS

Location

Albuquerque

Focus

General Dentistry

Dr. Zachary E. Adkins, DDS graduated Cum Laude from Creighton University’s School of Dentistry in 2008. Since then he has attained over 10 years of dentistry experience and is dedicated to staying up-to-date with the latest dental therapies and technologies. Dr. Adkins is passionate about educating his local community and is committed to putting confidence back in patients’ smiles.

Dr. Zachary E. Adkins’ self-titled practice provides services for all ages and is prepared to meet the needs of all patients, both young and old alike. Dr. Adkins’ clinic focuses on providing comfortable treatments in a relaxed environment. They offer in-depth dental exams and address all cavities and fillings with state-of-the-art equipment and materials. Dr. Zachary also provides a full range of cosmetic dentistry therapies including composite bonding, porcelain crowns, teeth whitening and implants. They also offer an array of options for more intensive oral health needs, such as implant dentistry, screw retained implant dentures and full mouth rehabilitation.

3

Dr. Derek Lines, DDS

Location

Albuquerque

Focus

General Dentistry

Dr. Derek Lines, DDS, completed his undergraduate at Brigham Young University before graduating from the University of Southern California’s dental school. He then went on to serve in the United States Navy as a dental officer. He has maintained a private practice since his return in 2005. Dr. Lines is heavily involved in community outreach through organizations such as Global Dental Relief, New Mexico Mission of Mercy and many others. He has received a multitude of awards for his high standard of care, including the Navy and Marine Corps Achievement Medal and Fellowship in the Academy of General Dentistry.

Legacy Dental offers a full complement of dentistry treatment options, from standard family dentistry such as cleanings and cavities, to more in-depth options such as dental implants, wisdom tooth extraction and sedation dentistry. They also offer dental emergency treatment for everything from toothaches to broken or lost teeth.

4

Dr. Brian Dennis, DDS

Location

Albuquerque

Focus

General Dentistry

Dr. Brian K. Dennis, DDS, received his Doctor of Dental Surgery degree from the University of Minnesota, where he also completed his Advanced General Dentistry Residency. Dr. Dennis has over 35 years of dentistry experience and continues to dedicate time each year to continuing his education through workshops and lectures. He currently serves as a visiting faculty member at Spear Education. His is also actively involved with the Give Back a Smile foundation which provides dental care to victims of domestic violence.

Dr. Brian K. Dennis’ self-named practice offers a plethora of solutions for patients’ needs. From general dentistry exams and root canals to restorative dentistry crowns and implants. In addition they provide cosmetic dentistry such as Invisalign® and microabrasion as well as periodontal procedures. They also offer specialized treatments such as NIGHTLASE® Snoring Reduction, TMJ therapies, sedation dentistry and facial aesthetics such as Botox™ and laser therapies.

5

Dr. Dania Pellerano, DDS

Location

Albuquerque

Focus

General Dentistry

Dr. Dania A. Pellerano, DDS has gained over 20 years of experience since the attainment of her Doctor of Dentistry from the Universidad Centra Del Este, Dominican Republic. She continued on to receive her Doctor of Dental Surgery degree from New York University followed by a residency in Advanced Education in General Dentistry from University of New Mexico.

Dr. Pellerano offers services for ages 4 and up. She provides a focus on family and preventative dentistry which include services such as x-rays, cleanings and fillings among others. She also provides cosmetic dentistry options such as teeth whitening and veneers. For those with more immediate dental needs Dr. Pellerano offers emergency dental repairs which include but are not limited to root canals, missing teeth, dental implants and dentures. Her practice also accepts Centennial Care, Medicaid and a whole host of other insurance provides such as Humana, Cigna and Ameritas.

6

Dr. Byron Wall, DDS

Location

Albuquerque

Focus

General Dentistry

Dr. Byron W. Wall, DDS, has attained almost 40 years of dentistry experience. He received both a Bachelor of Science and his Doctor of Dental Surgery degrees from the University of Iowa. Which he followed quickly by his general practice residency at Illinois Masonic Medical Center. After this Dr. Wall graduated from the prestigious Las Vegas Institute Continuum. He is the Vice President of H.R.R. Study Club, a founding member of the 20/30 Benevolent Service Club and maintains active membership in a variety of dental organization and charities.

Cosmetic Dentistry of New Mexico offers much more than just cosmetic dentistry, here you can also find general and restorative dentistry services. In addition, Dr. Wall offers various TMJ treatment options including custom mouthguards. For those anxious about dental treatments Dr. Wall uses the latest technology to provide needle and drill free dentistry.

7

Dr. Mark Bleak, DMD

Location

Albuquerque

Focus

General Dentistry

Dr. Mark Bleak, DMD, has had a passion for dentistry since his earning his Boy Scouts Dentistry merit badge at age 12. He received a Doctor of Dental Medicine degree from Oregon Health and Sciences University School of Dentistry. Dr. Bleak is well regarded by patients for his kindness and gentleness.

Dr. Bleak can be found at ABQ Gentle Dentistry, LLC. This practice serves both adults and children and focuses on preventive dentistry. They also offer a multitude of restoration dentistry options such as root canal, fillings, and porcelain veneers. Additionally, they provide periodontal dental care therapies such as deep scaling and tooth extraction. Their prosthodontics are centered on not just improving appearance but also functionality using either removable or permanent prosthetics, such as dentures and same-day crowns. For patients with dental anxiety, ABQ Gentle Dentistry offers oral conscious sedation.

8

Dr. Stacey Montano, DDS

Location

Albuquerque

Focus

General Dentistry

Dr. Stacey Montano, DDS, earned a Bachelor of Science in Biology with a minor in Chemistry from the University of New Mexico. She furthered her education by receiving her Doctor of Dental Science degree from the University of Michigan’s School of Dentistry. Dr. Montano is passionate about providing her patients with a stress-free dental experience.

Montano Dental provides a welcoming and professional environment for patients. They offer general dentistry, such as dental crowns and bridges, as well as cosmetic dentistry including teeth whitening and porcelain veneers. Dr. Montano also offers preventive care for all ages, including pediatrics, which consist of exams, x-rays, cleanings and many other options. She and her staff make a concerted effort to provide a comfortable and educational dental experience for all their patients, especially children.

9

Dr. Jacob Rogers, DDS

Location

Albuquerque

Focus

General Dentistry

Dr. Jacob Rogers, DDS, earned his undergraduate degree at Brigham Young University. After this he graduated with honors from the Pacific School of Dentistry in San Francisco. He later went on to complete his residency at University of New Mexico.

Since 2015 Dr. Rogers practices at Desert Ridge Dental which offers a full range of up-to-date dental health therapies for all ages. Their services include everything from general dentistry cleanings, root canals and gum disease treatment to six-month braces, bridges, implants and sleep apnea therapies as well as emergency dental assistance. For patients suffering from anxiety or phobias regarding dentistry, Dr. Rogers can administer various forms of sedation including the standard nitrous oxide (laughing gas), oral sedatives or IV sedation. Desert Ridge Dental also offers payment plans including a special in-house plan for families without insurance.

10

Dr. Martin Goebbel, DDS

Location

Rio Rancho

Focus

General Dentistry

Dr. Martin Goebbel, DDS, has over 50 years of dentistry experience. He earned a Doctor of Dental Surgery degree from Ohio State University College of Dentistry in 1978, during which he was awarded the American Academy of Periodontology Student Award. He later completed his Dental General Practice Residency at the US Public Health Service Hospital in San Fransisco. He has been a clinical instructor at both the Indian Health Service Dental Assistant Training Program and the University of New Mexico Dental Hygiene Program.

Southern Boulevard Dental Corporation, which is located a short drive north of Albuquerque in Rio Rancho, offers a comprehensive array of dental therapies. Including but not limited to cleanings, crowns, tooth extractions, sleep apnea treatment, oral cancer screening, braces and laser gum surgery. They also offer family, cosmetic and emergency dentistry services.

11

Dr. Jonathan Kelley, DDS

Location

Albuquerque

Focus

General Dentistry

Dr. Jonathan Kelley completed a bachelor’s in Zoology at Idaho State University and went on to earn his Doctor of Dental Surgery degree from Marquette University School of Dentistry where he was heavily involved with the Student Body Government and Marquette’s American Student Dental Association Chapter. He is currently an active member of both the American Dental Association and the New Mexico Dental Association.

The Kelley Family Dental Center offers the complete spectrum of dental health exams and needs. They can provide everything from routine dental exams and cleanings to root canals and dentures. Dr. Jonathan Kelley and the center are also fully equipped to handle dental emergencies, including but not limited to cracked teeth, denture repair, and oral pain relief.

12

Dr. Kapil Grewal, DDS

Location

Albuquerque

Focus

General Dentistry

Dr. Kapil Grewal, DDS, has over 10 years of dental experience and dual dental degrees from Y.M.T Dental School, Maharashtra University of Health Sciences in Mumbai, India and the University of the Pacific, Arthur A. Dugoni School of Dentistry, San Fransisco. He is focused on using the latest technologies and techniques to provide caring treatment to multi-generational families in a home-like setting.

New Age Dentistry provides professional, high-quality and affordable dental care. They offer cosmetic and general dentistry services, including fillings, implants, root canals, dentures and CEREC® single-visit crowns. Dr. Wall also provides oral cancer screenings, sleep apnea, snoring treatments and TMJ/ TMD therapies. New Age Dentistry offers very affordable options for new patients including an emergency call service.

13

Dr. Terry Gomez, DDS

Location

Albuquerque

Focus

General Dentistry

Dr. Terry Gomez DDS graduated from the University of Colorado School of Dentistry with honors. She completed her general practice residency at Denver General Hospital later gaining the position of Chief Dental Resident at the University Hospital in Denver. Since then she has attained over 20 years of experience in dentistry and was voted Top General Dentist by her peers in “Albuquerque The Magazine”.

The Terry Gomez Dental Office focuses on family dental care and Dr. Gomez takes time to educate all of her clients regarding preventative dental care and treatment options, which allows them to make informed decisions. Dr. Gomez’s clinic offers a variety of services from exams and teeth whitening to root canals and dental implants.

14

Dr. David Giaquinto, DDS

Location

Albuquerque

Focus

General Dentistry

Dr. David Giaquinto, DDS, graduated from the University of New Mexico before continuing on to a degree from Marquette University School of Dentistry. He has gained over 30 years of experience in dentistry and is committed to providing excellent care using state-of-the-art equipment and techniques. Dr. Giaquinto maintains affiliations with the American Academy of Facial Esthetics, the American Dental Association and several other organizations.

Dr. Giaquinto’s practice, Cottonwood Dental, provides a wide variety of services. From general dentistry, such as cleanings, X-rays and periodontal disease treatments, to more specialized care such as root canals, dental implants and sleep apnea treatment. Cottonwood Dental also offers facial esthetic enhancements such as Botox®, dermal filler injections and thread face lifts.

15

Dr. Michael Armijo, DDS

Location

Albuquerque

Focus

General Dentistry

Dr. Michael Armijo, DDS has attained over 20 years of experience in dentistry since the accomplishment of his Doctor of Dental Surgery degree from the University of Missouri-Kansas City Dental School. Since then he has completed over 700 hours of continuing dental education and is very active in various dental health societies such as the American Dental Association.

Northtowne Dental, where Dr. Armijo serves, offers a plethora of general and cosmetic dentistry using the latest technologies. These services include Cerec® dental crowns and bridges, dental implants, root canals and dentures. Dr. Armijo also provides a smile makeover service which utilizes an in-depth exam to identify areas of concern and address each one with state-of-the-art techniques.

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  • David Krug

    David Krug is the son of a dentist, and the brother of a dentist. He's been around and worked in helping dentists grow there practices nearly his whole adult life prior to starting United Dentists. He's a proud member & supporter of the Dental Trade Alliance.