AZ Dental Wellness in Scottsdale offers a wide variety of treatment options, using advanced technology and techniques. However, what truly sets us apart is the people behind the procedures. We take great pride in our caring, compassionate, and highly skilled dental team.
Dr. Rogel A. Carlos – Dentist
Dr. Carlos has been practicing dentistry since 1992. Originally from the Philippines, he moved to Los Angeles, CA at the age of six. He grew up in Southern California and attended UCLA, where he completed undergraduate studies. He then went on to the University of the Pacific Dental School in San Francisco, California, where he earned his dental degree.
In 2001, Dr. Carlos moved to Arizona, and he has been creating beautiful smiles in the Phoenix area ever since. His favorite pastimes include golfing and playing guitar. When not at the office, he can usually be found on one of the many local golf courses.
Dr. Marissa P. Mandap – Dentist
Dr. Mandap has the distinction of being the first Filipina dental graduate in the state of Arizona. She is originally from San Francisco, and first attended UC Berkley where she completed undergraduate studies. From there she went on to A.T. Still University’s Arizona School of Dentistry & Oral Health (ASDOH), where she was part of the first graduating class of in 2007.
When she isn’t busy helping patients, Dr. Mandap enjoys travel and photography.
Rya – Office Manager
Rya is our Office Manager with 17 years of experience and exceptional clinical and business knowledge of dentistry. Trained at Luke Air Force Base and Phoenix College. She is a loving mother to 3 beautiful kids. Her son is currently serving our country in the Air Force; her Daughter in school for Medical Aesthetics; her Youngest daughter plays in an all boys basketball team.
Donna – Back-office manager
Born and raised in Olongapo, Philippines. Donna moved to Minnesota in 2003 for 9 months before coming to Arizona.
She went to school at the American Institute of Dental Assisting and has been an Assistant since 2016. Fluent in Tagalog. Donna’s husband has been serving in the military since Feb 26, 2003. They have one daughter in high school who loves Arts. Donna is self-motivated, reliable, and always open for improvement. Her main goal is to give the best service and care for all our patients and to make them feel welcome and safe. Achieving to be part of the best dental team. She loves animals and owns a cat, 3 dogs, and all are rescues. She also loves her coffee every morning.
Meghan – Hygienist
Meghan is our resident Dental Hygienist. She has a passion for helping others achieve their personal wellness goals and is a creative thinker. Meghan has dual licensure for Dental Hygiene in Arizona and Michigan. When Meghan is not in the office she is working with kids, learning new skill sets in the promotional/marketing field, using her Microblading certification, and creating art.
Chanelle – Treatment Plan Coordinator
Chanelle, a graduate of Xavier College Preparatory in Phoenix, will greet you with a wonderful smile. Her hobbies include traveling the world and yoga. As a matter of fact, she studied yoga training in Rishikesh, India and Bali, Indonesia.
Sabrina – Dental Nurse
Sabrina is our friendly and dental nurse, known for greeting every patient with a smile. She attended Seton Catholic Preparatory in Chandler before going on to Arizona State University where she earned her BA degree. Aside from helping dental patients, Sabrina’s passions include yoga. She has trained extensively in Bali as a yoga teacher.
Christa – Dental Nurse
Christa is our Dental Nurse. She is currently going to school to become a Dental Hygienist. Christa’s hobbies include dancing, working out, and martial arts. She has a down-to-earth personality that will make you feel at home. If you would like to see some of her dance moves you can check her out on the business Instagram @azdentalwellness.
Cheyne – Dental Lab Technician
Cheyne is a graduate of Brophy College Preparatory in Phoenix. He is an artist and strives for perfection. His hobbies include drawing and gaming.