Meet our team

Radhika Rawal DDS General Dentist Read Bio

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

Mimi Registered Dental Assistant Read Bio

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

Kat Front Office Coordinator Read Bio

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

Sarah Registered Dental Hygienist Read Bio

Sarah has been practicing dental hygiene for over 10 years. After spending years in Nevada, and most recently, Oregon, Sarah and her husband chose to move back to Arizona to raise their children near their friends and family. In her free time, Sarah enjoys spending time with her husband and their 2-year old and 3-month old daughters, especially outdoors. Sarah received her bachelor’s degree from Northern Arizona University. She is known for her patient education skills and extensive periodonta...Read More

Kindra Certified Dental Assistant Read Bio

Kindra is our certified chairside dental assistant. She graduated from Phoenix College with an Associates in Dental Assisting in December of 2022. She is currently majoring in biochemistry at Arizona State University in order to apply to dental school! Kindra is an Arizona local and loves to travel around the state to go hiking with her dogs. She spends a lot of time studying, reading, and helping out at an urgent care where she works part time as a medical assistant.

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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.

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We offer a number of convenient payment options for our patients which make it easy to afford any care you may need.

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