20118 N 67th Ave Ste 308

Glendale, AZ 85308

Dr. Richard Dawson

Smile Scientist

Dr. Rich Dawson is a respected dentist based in Glendale, Arizona, known for his meticulous care and comprehensive approach to dental health. A native of Salt Lake City, Utah, Dr. Dawson seamlessly blends his artistic background in music with his passion for dentistry. He holds a degree in music performance from the University of Utah, where he served as the principal cellist for the Utah Philharmonia and the Salt Lake Symphony.

Educational Background and Dental Expertise
Dr. Dawson earned his Doctorate of Dental Medicine from Midwestern University in Glendale, AZ. His clinical training focused extensively on advanced dental procedures including dental implants, root canals, and cosmetic dentistry. Committed to lifelong learning, Dr. Dawson has furthered his dental education with additional certifications in sedation dentistry, Invisalign, and comprehensive implantology.

Smile Science Dental Spa: A New Chapter
In February 2023, Dr. Dawson proudly opened Smile Science Dental Spa, alongside his partner Dr. John Turke. Located in Glendale, AZ, the practice is dedicated to providing state-of-the-art dental care in a comfortable and relaxing environment. Dr. Dawson and his team offer a wide range of services from routine dental checkups to complex restorative and cosmetic procedures, ensuring all patients receive the highest standard of care.

Personal Interests and Community Engagement
Dr. Dawson is not only passionate about dentistry but also deeply rooted in his community. He met his wonderful wife in 2014 while she was completing her medical fellowship. Together, they are raising their daughter and enjoying family time with their dog Joey and cat Cecilia. An enthusiast of the local cuisine, Dr. Dawson enjoys discovering new restaurants and invites patients to share their favorite spots and recipes during their visits.

Visit Us at Smile Science Dental Spa
Dr. Dawson looks forward to welcoming you to Smile Science Dental Spa, where your dental health is our top priority. Experience dental care that is as compassionate as it is comprehensive, right here in Glendale, AZ.

Rich Dawson, DMD


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