Dr. Pouria Owtad,
“Dentistry is my passion. My first priority is focused on my patient’s comfort, health and well-being. I like interacting with my patients, not only by providing dentistry in a caring and comfortable manner, but also by discussing in detail how to maintain their dental health so that they can retain their own teeth for a lifetime"
Dr. Pouria Owtad is from Tucson, Arizona where he earned his BS in Physiology from The University of Arizona, graduating with Honors and on the Dean's list. He then went on to earn his Doctorate in Dentistry and his Certificate in Public Health from the Arizona School of Dentistry and Oral Health in Mesa, Arizona.
Having a true passion for the art and science of dentistry, Dr. Owtad is very dedicated to helping create and maintain healthy smiles. His energy, commitment to patient care, and continued education of the latest technology shows his devotion to dentistry and his patients. He intently listens to every question and concern of his patients to create individualized treatment plans. He strives to enhance each patient’s comfort and confidence by understanding their anxiety and individual goals and takes pride in partnering up with his patients to deliver both excellent service and results.
When not with his patients or his family, Dr. Owtad enjoys spending time outdoors fishing, camping, and hunting.
Dr. Pooja Patel, DDS
“I want to treat every patient as if they were a member of my family and help them achieve optimal dental health… It is important to provide dental services and understand each patient’s needs, to respond to them as individuals."
Dr. Patel’s practice includes all aspects of general dentistry, and in every situation, providing exceptional care to all her patients. She earned her undergraduate degree from Arizona State University and her Doctorate in Dentistry from the Arizona School of Dentistry and Oral Health in Mesa, Arizona. She grew up in Glendale, Arizona and wanted to return to
practice dentistry and help her local community. She is committed to ensuring her patients’ optimal dental care by utilizing her professional skills as a dentist and as an educator. She recognizes that when patients are aware and accurately informed about procedures, anxiety can be reduced and confidence increased. By partnering with her patients in this way, she builds trust and long-lasting relationships.
She is committed to serving her community and has been involved in serving many underserved communities throughout Arizona. She is dedicated in her commitment to improve her knowledge and skills by continuously taking continued education and being up to date with the most innovative technology.
Dr. Patel’s genuine concern and professional expertise combine to create a positive experience for all patients. She is energetic and enthusiastic, and enjoys spending time with her family, swimming, tennis and hiking when she is not treating patients or serving the community.