Learning best dental practices in OR and outpatient settings. Maricopa Integrated Health System(MIHS) is the safety net for the health care needs of the community.The Department of Dentistry is currently staffed by 15 dentists who provide an array of dental procedures for children and adult patients. We have served the community for over 125 years by improving oral health for patients who otherwise could not afford dental care. Since the Maricopa Medical Center, a Level 1 Trauma Center, is a teaching hospital, dental residents have the opportunity to learn about oral complex conditions associated with co-morbid diseases, and to work with medical teams in order to holistically manage medically compromised patients. Patients are treated in outpatient clinics and in the hospital OR. The Department of Dentistry is currently staffed by 15 dentists who provide an encyclopediac array of dental procedures for children and adult patients.
|Number of Positions||2|
Maricopa Integrated Health System (MIHS)
Dr. Shreekrishna Akilesh
MIHS - Comprehensive Health Center
MIHS - Avondale Family Health Center
|Year network/office opened||1889|
|Total # of operatories||12|