Dr. Taylor received his Doctor of Dental Medicine from Case Western Reserve University in 2004, where he did advanced research in periodontal disease. For his undergraduate studies he attended Brigham Young University and received a Bachelor’s degree in molecular biology with an emphasis in food science nutrition. In order to provide the highest care possible and stay abreast of the latest techniques and research in dentistry, Dr. Taylor continues to attend courses and seminars on a regular basis, including conferences in the specialized field of orthodontics. Dr. Taylor loves practicing dentistry and strives to provide individualized, quality care to his patients and to develop relationships of trust with them. In his spare time, he enjoys hiking, sports and spending time with his wife, their three sons and their daughter.
Our friendly team of dental professionals is dedicated to your smile and oral health. When you visit Taylor Dentistry, we will go above and beyond to ensure that you receive personalized care and that you feel comfortable during your appointment. Call us today at 602-957-0075 to learn more about dental care in Phoenix, Arizona, and make your appointment with Dr. Taylor.
Several members of our staff are bilingual in Spanish and regularly participate in continuing education classes to stay up to date on dental practices and patient care.
Anita — Practice Manager
Anita is one of the newest members of our team, but she came to us with over 10 years of experience in management and continues to impress us as she strives to learn new skills and new ways to better care for patients. She loves that the dentists and team are caring people who always put patient care above all else. She enjoys working at Taylor Dentistry because of the united focus on treating patients as one-of-a-kind and giving them the best dental care they can. She is our in-house cheerleader and focus’ hopes to unite our team every day. She strives to create a positive experience for each and every patient that enters our doors, so that every patient who comes in experiences a dental visit that meets their expectations. She believes that together we can accomplish great things. Anita moved from Texas and has two great daughters who are paving their own paths in this world. If she is not at work, she is spending her time getting to know the state of Arizona with her boyfriend and making new friends along the way.
Jenalyn — Dental Hygienist
Jenalyn graduated from the Community College of Philadelphia’s Dental Hygiene Program in 2014. She joined our team upon moving to Arizona in 2017 and has done an excellent job of making sure that all her patients receive proper care and have comfortable and positive experiences! She enjoys the friendly staff and atmosphere of our family-owned practice. Jenalyn enjoys yoga, hiking and traveling.
Matty – Dental Hygienist
Matty has been with our practice for over 12 years. Her dental knowledge and experience are unsurpassed. Not only did she graduate from dental assisting school in 1996 (and worked as an assistant for 6 years), she also attended and graduated from Rio Salado College’s dental hygienist program in 2006. She sees our office as a second home and loves establishing relationships with her patients. She is gentle and caring with patients and enjoys educating others about oral health. She is married and has two boys. In her spare time, Matty loves going to the movies, enjoys all sorts of outdoor activities and has played recreational soccer for 22 years.
Nicole – Patient Care Coordinator
Nicole has been part of our team since 2001. She loves working with Dr. Russell Taylor, our patients and our family-oriented attitude. She provides excellent customer service with every interaction and uses her extensive knowledge of the dental field in both the front and back offices. She is a graduate of Thunderbird High School and Bryman Dental Assistant School. Nicole is married and has two children. She enjoys bowling and watching movies with her family.
Marisol – Lead Dental Assistant
Marisol joined our team in 2018 and loves the upbeat environment at our office. She always comes to the office with enthusiasm and is ready for what the day has to bring. Marisol comes from a big family and enjoys hiking.
AJ – Dental Assistant
AJ joined our team in 2018 and has been great at helping the whole office flow successfully. AJ graduated from assisting school during high school and is currently in college. AJ sees working at Taylor Dentistry as a great opportunity to learn before attending dental school. At home, AJ puts family first and can be found at church, with family or studying.