About our office
We know choosing a dentist is an important decision, and one that comes with a lot of anxiety and fear for some patients. Dr. Rawal’s experience of working with patients of all ages has allowed her to learn several tricks and management techniques to help ease those fears and provide treatment in the most gentle and caring manner. So whether you’re looking for a dentist for yourself, a family member, or friend, give us a try and we promise you won’t regret it!
Meet our team
Radhika Rawal, DDS Dr. Radhika Rawal is excited to be the proud new owner of Desert Ridge Smiles! She moved to the Valley a few years ago alongside her husband who grew up in Phoenix. Dr. Rawal is originally from Chicago and earned her Bachelor’s degree in Molecular and Cellular Biology at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign as a James Scholar. Immediately following her undergraduate studies, she earned her dental degree at Indiana University in Indianapolis. Dr. Rawal has exposed...Read More
Noemi (Mimi) is our RDA licensed chairside assistant and lab technician, who has more than 20 years of experience in aesthetic dentistry. She works closely with Dr. Rawal in a patient-centered environment to provide outstanding patient care using her superb technical skills. Mimi obtained her degree from Concorde Career College of San Diego, CA. After performing work that included coronal polishing on children, and other general dental assisting capabilities, she moved to the Valley of the Sun i...Read More
The first person to greet you when you come to Desert Ridge Smiles is our warm and friendly PC, KAT. She has spent her entire career in the service arena. With over 10 years in the dental field, she can navigate anything from insurance claims to financial coordinating to treatment plans. Kat believes in a work life balance and tries to find joy in everything she does. She has 1 daughter and is the proud Nonna of 4 grandkids who live here in Phoenix! She has many hobbies including watercolor pain...Read More
KC started as a dental assistant and continued her education in dental hygiene. She graduated from Foothill College in Los Altos Hills, CA and attended Carrington College in Boise, ID. She has degrees in both dental assisting and dental hygiene. She has worked in the fields of general, pediatric and orthodontic dentistry for over 30 years. KC loves her career as a dental hygienist and considers all her of patients as family. You will find that she is compassionate, able to put her patients at ea...Read More
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Services we provide
At Desert Ridge Smiles we strive to provide our patients with the best and most complete dental care. Our doctors and staff frequently attend continuing education seminars to learn the latest dental techniques. Here are some of the services we provide, please click here.
- General Dentistry
- Cosmetic Dentistry
- Cosmetic – Whitening
- Cosmetic – Veneers
- Dental Implants
We offer a number of convenient payment options for our patients which make it easy to afford any care you may need.