Meet The Team

Phoenix Dental Practice - General & Family Dentistry - Daniel Allen, DDS, PC


At the core of our Phoenix dental practice is a friendly team of dental professionals that are dedicated to your utmost comfort and optimal oral health.  We view each patient as a unique individual, and tailor each treatment to your specific needs.  As part of our commitment to providing close, personalized attention to every patient, we want to encourage patient communication.  Please know that we are here to provide outstanding patient care, and that we value the trust you have placed in us.

Phoenix Dentist Dr Daniel Allen & Team 


Daniel Allen, DDS, PC

Dr. Daniel Allen graduated Cum Laude from The University of Texas Health Science Center in San Antonio in 2000. He is proud of his association with the University of Texas where he served his fellow classmates as President of his class all four years of school. During his time in Dental School he received numerous honors including: The Research Honor Student Award, The Outstanding Academic Achievement Award, The Award for Excellence in Clinical Dentistry, and the Dean's List. He was selected to receive grant money from The National Institute of Health for two seperate research projects which he completed and presented in various locations in the United States. He was involved in a Japanese dental student exchange program and also worked as a dentist during school with the Bureau of Prisons. CLICK TO READ MORE!


Tawny

Office Manager

I received my dental assisting degree and x-ray certification at Phoenix College in 1989. I have had the pleasure of working at this Dental Practice now for 26 years. I just celebrated 26 years this May 2020. I am so beyond blessed and excited to have the opportunity to work for such a great Dentist and Staff. I am the Office Manager for Dr. Allen. I have been here so long now that the patients feel like family, whether they are new to the practice or have been here for longer than me. I am lucky to have the opportunity to have such great relationships. I have to 2 amazing kids that I am beyond proud of, Tyler and Tatum. I love to camp, kayak, hike, country dance, and enjoy our absolutely beautiful State.


Virginia

Front Office Receptionist

I have been in Dentistry since 1987, my position here is the Front Office Receptionist. You could say my specialty is dental insurance. I have worked for Dr. Allen for 19 years, this 2020. I actually came with the practice and also worked for the prior owner (Dr. Jimmie Sandoval). I have 3 grown boys and 2 grandkids, a boy and a girl. I'm from Payson, Utah and I have lived in Phoenix since 1984. I love to read, if  I'm not reading you'll find me watching Hulu and Netflix.


Tanya

EFDA

I am an Expanded Function Dental Assistant. I have the pleasure of working and educating patients on procedures with Dr. Allen. I received my education in Ohio, where I grew up. I received my expanded function education here in Arizona at Rio Salado College.  I have worked for Dr. Allen Since 2011 but have been in Dentistry since 2000. I am married and have one amazing beautiful boy, Colton. I enjoy boating, camping, and hanging out with my family and friends. Everyday I go to work and enjoy what I do, it doesn't feel like a job at all!


Jackie

Dental Hygienist

I gradated from the University of Bridgeport in Connecticut in 2007. I'm married with three wonderful Kids. We love exploring what Arizona has to offer. I've been at Dr. Allen's office since 2012 as a Hygienist and love seeing our wonderful patients. It really feels like a second Family working here.


Tami

Dental Hygienist

I received my Dental Hygiene degree in Seattle, WA  graduating first in my class with Honors. I joined Dr. Allen's staff in 2005. We are a team that strives to bring the newest proven technologies and techniques to our patients, and Dr. Allen encourages and supports all of us in our efforts to advance our knowledge and skills along the way. We have so many patients that have been coming in for years and I hope they enjoy coming in to see us as much as we enjoy being here for them. I've been married to an amazing guy forever. Our daughter, son-in-law, and 2 grandsons live here in the valley and we are all very busy camping, golfing, and going to lots of baseball and soccer games. Keeps us young, I hope. Smiling for sure!!


Kristen

Dental Assistant

 

Hi, I'm Kristen. I grew up in Tucson, Arizona and moved to the Phoenix area with my husband in 2001. We have four wonderful children, an awesome son in law, and a cute little dog! I enjoy spending time with my family, reading, and sewing. I started working with this great Dental Team in 2019 and I look forward to helping with your dental care!