Why Choose Your Mesa AZ Family Dentist?

We, at Arizona Advanced Dental, are a general dentistry, family practice in Mesa, Arizona, located on Baseline Road, just east of Lyndsey. The staff at Arizona Advanced Dental is professional, supportive, compassionate and believes in individualized care. Our patients are what drive us to offer the best and latest techniques and technology available in the dental field. Because we truly care about our patients, we strive to provide a very warm and caring atmosphere, where everyone feels welcome and valued.

From routine dental care to help you achieve optimum oral health to advanced cosmetic dental procedures to rejuvenate your smile, we take the time to get to know you and listen to your wants, needs and goals for your dental health. We will always do our best to explain your dental health conditions or solutions to you, so you know exactly what your options are and can make an informed decision.

We value our staff and believe they are one of our greatest assets. We are excited about what we do and are motivated to achieve the best results for our Mesa AZ patients. Leading our team of professionals is Dr Donald Clifford. Dr Clifford graduated with honors from Arizona State University and received his doctorate degree from the University of Southern California School of Dentistry. He was awarded top honors in his class for oral and maxillofacial surgery.

Dr. Clifford served in the United States Air Force from 1983 to 1986. While there, he received extensive training in diagnosis, endodontics, oral surgery, and IV and nitrous oxide sedation. He was appointed head of the prosthodontics department during his time in the Force.

Now, at Arizona Advanced Dental, Dr Clifford regularly trains the staff on how to best fulfill patients’ needs. Our knowledge of our front and back office procedures assists in maintaining a positive and productive environment for staff and patients alike.

If you are still unsure of which dentist to put your trust in, look now further than Dr Clifford and his team. There are few dentists that make you feel comfortable, have great chair-side manner, and truly listen to a patient’s problems or doubts. At our Mesa AZ practice, you can be assured you will find all of the above in our dentists.


What We Can Do For You

Arizona Advanced Dental provides a wide range of services that keeps our patients’ smiles bright, healthy and strong. It is Dr Clifford’s goal to help patients maintain and preserve their natural teeth whilst being pain free and comfortable with their dental health.

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We offer the following services:

We are also currently running a new patient special, where new patients can receive a comprehensive dental exam, necessary x-rays, oral cancer screening with Identafi, and a dental cleaning (in the absence of periodontal disease) for only $99.

If you live near the Mesa AZ area and need dental care or are having a dental emergency, please call 480-504-6758. We are open Monday to Thursday from 7am to 5pm.

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