Dr. Christian Mendoza grew up on the West Coast in Baldwin Park, California. He attended UCLA, earning both a Bachelors and a Masters degree. Having grown up with a mom who was always insecure about her own smile, Dr. Mendoza knew he wanted to be a dentist.
Dr. Mendoza went to the prestigious dental school at Tufts University and armed with his Doctor of Medicine in Dentistry degree, he set out to help kids have great smiles so they wouldn’t have to feel the same insecurities that his mom did.
He is an active member of both the American Dental Association and the Arizona Dental Association. Dr. Mendoza enjoys working with kids because he likes making them laugh. He works hard to help ease fears and anxieties that kids often endure on a trip to the dentist.
He believes in teaching kids the importance of good oral hygiene at an early age. This allows him to be able to help them avoid more severe dental issues later in life.
Unsure how long your child should brush their teeth for? Dr. Mendoza recommends turning the on the ABC song and letting them brush for the duration of the tune.
A little known fact about Dr. Mendoza is he is an excellent clarinet player. He is currently learning how to play the electric guitar. At your next appointment make sure to ask him how that is going.< Back to Team