We Have An Amazing Team of People That is Dedicated to Your Oral Health!
The Team At North Valley Dentistry

Owner and Dentist: 
Dr. Urvi Davé DDS, FAGD

Dr. Urvi Davé completed her dental internship and specialty residency in prosthodontics at Government Dental College in Ahmedabad, India. 

She is a member of the American Dental Association, the Arizona Dental Association and the Central Arizona Dental Society.

She volunteers through out the year at the following: Donated Dental Services, Give Kids a Smile Day, and at the CASS Dental Clinic for the Homeless.

Dr. Davé is Adjunct Clinical faculty for Arizona School of Dental and Oral Health (ASDOH) and has practiced in Phoenix since 1989. 

She participates in various continuing education classes through out the year to update her clinical knowledge and learn about the latest materials & techniques in dentistry.

She also enjoys reading, traveling, and working with children.
Visiting Implantologist and Surgeon:
Dr. Joseph Santoro
Dr. Joseph Santoro, a graduate of Colorado School of Dentistry, completed an internship in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery and a fellowship in Oral Implantology at the University of Miami ‚ Jackson Memorial Hospital where his training included implant placement, bone grafting, sinus elevation, soft tissue techniques as well as all types of implant based restorations. Furthermore, Dr. Santoro studied Sedation and Anesthesia at St. Joseph’s Medical Center in Patterson, New Jersey. As one of just a handful of fellowship trained implant surgeons in the country, Dr. Santoro has dedicated his career to the pursuit of excellence in implant surgery and bone regeneration.

Dr. Santoro is a regional and national designated lecturer for MIS Implants. He holds professional memberships with The American Dental Society of Anesthesiology and The Academy of Osseointegration and is an active volunteer at the CASS dental clinic.
Office Manager:
Wendy
My background includes 20 years in the Dental field both in Arizona and my home state of Michigan. 
I am married with 3 grown daughters and 5 grandchildren. In my leisure time I enjoy traveling and exercising. I especially love Pilates because it is so beneficial to overall health.
Lead Dental Assistant:
Claudia
I was born and raised in Phoenix, Arizona. I have a passion for dentistry, I’m very outgoing and love talking to patients and making them laugh. On my free time I enjoy spending time with family and taking photographs of beautiful scenery.
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Dental Assistant:
Que
I am a Missourian far from home, with the love of helping others.  What I love most about dentistry is seeing the patients’ quality of life improve through their oral health. In my free time I enjoy drawing, music and spending time with friends and family .