About Your Dentist

Melina Ghods, DMD

My Mission

My mission is to provide the highest quality of dental care to the community I serve and work collaboratively with each one of my patients so that together, we can develop a treatment plan that meets their unique needs and exceeds their expectations. Toward this end, I believe it is vital to educate every patient on the importance of maintaining optimal oral health and how this is intimately connected to his or her overall systemic health and quality of life. 


Education
Doctorate of Medicine in Dentistry
AT Still University – Kirksville, MO

Bachelor of Science in Biology
Arizona State University – Tempe, AZ


Continuing Education
Dr. Ghods is certified in Neuromodulators to treat TMD symptoms (Botox, Dysport, and etc.) and has helped with orthodontic publications studying correction of various malocclusions using mini-implants.


Life & Hobbies

Dr. Ghods is passionate about staying fit and often participates in local running events. She enjoys watching NBA games and is a huge Lebron James fan!

 

Lakshmi Myla, DDS

"A genuine smile comes from the heart, but a healthy smile needs good dental care." - Wayne Chirisa

My Mission

I am committed to providing exceptional and affordable dental care in a pleasant and friendly environment. You can count on me to take the time to educate and encourage you toward optimal oral health so that you can enjoy a beautiful, confident smile for a lifetime. I look forward to working together to determine the ideal treatment plan for your unique needs.  I am absolutely dedicated to continuing my own education and advanced training in order to refine my skills and provide care that is based on the most up-to-date, innovative, and effective dental techniques and technology.

Education

Doctor of Dental Surgery
New York University College of Dentistry – New York, NY 

Bachelor of Dental Surgery
Government Dental College and Hospital – India 

Continuing Education & Professional Development

Dr. Myla is a Fellow of the International Dental Implant Association and a certified Invisalign provider.

Life & Hobbies

Outside of the office, Dr. Myla enjoys spending quality time with her family at their home in Phoenix. She is an adventure seeker and takes every opportunity to travel so she can indulge her passion for discovering new music and cuisine.