Dental Staff

Dentist in Mesa, AZ

Meet our staff:

      Jeffrey Pico, DDS

Dr. Pico grew up here in Mesa, Arizona and left the state briefly to pursue an education in dentistry. He enjoys practicing general dentistry and working with specialists to offer the best care possible. His favorite areas of practice are implant prosthetics, cosmetic dentistry, and getting to know and having a few laughs with the patients.

In his free time he enjoys spending time with family, scuba diving, hiking, rock climbing, and many other outdoor activities.

Creighton University Dental School Omaha Nebraska- DDS
University of Utah School of Medicine- RDEP program (First year of dental school)
University of Utah- Medical Biology Major
Utah Valley Community College- AAS


   Daniel J Pico DDS

Dr, Dan grew up in Gilbert Arizona and graduated from ASU Summa Cum Laude with a Bachelor of Arts degree in Psychology. He attended the University of Colorado School of Dental Medicine where he earned his Doctor of Dental Surgery degree. Following graduation he completed a one year Advanced Education in a General dentistry residency (AEGD) here in Phoenix through the Society of St. Vincent de Paul and Luthern Medical Center. Here he gained more advanced skills in implant placement, grafting, oral surgery and many other procedures.

Dr. Dan enjoys spending time with his wife and three energetic children, scuba diving, climbing mountains, backpacking, camping, and just about any sport that takes him outdoors.      


University of Colorado School of Dental Medicine DDS

AEGD Residency St. Vincent de Paul & Luthern Medical Center


 Kim - Dental Assistant

I enjoy helping patients to have a comfortable, positive experience by answering questions and addressing any concerns they may have.

When not at work I enjoy Hiking, scuba diving, and crafts.

Chandler Gilbert Community College – General studies
DANB X-Ray Certification
Coronal Polish Certification

Kass - Registered Dental Hygienist

I enjoy helping people overcome their fear of dentistry and try to always provide a positive experience. I love being a dental hygienist and helping patients have a healthy smile! When not at work I enjoy spending time with my family and friends, travel, spin class, cooking and dining.

Phoenix College- AAS Dental Hygiene (RDH)
Phoenix College- AAS Dental Assisting
Local Anesthesia and Nitrous Oxide analgesia certificate






Ashleigh - Registered Dental Hygienist (RDH)

Ashleigh has a passion for making patients laugh and keeping their mouths healthy. She enjoys spending time with her high school sweet heart, who she married, and their three children. She enjoys a variety of sports, including swimming, running, hiking, and simply enjoying time with family. 

Rio Salado College- Dental Hygiene AAS
Local anesthesia and Nitrous Oxide analgesia certificate

Darlene - Office Manager

Darlene has over 24 years experience in the dental field and enjoys working with the patients, answering any questions they may have regarding insurance, financing, or treatment. She loves interacting with patients and adding them to her extended family.

When not at work Darlene likes to spend time with her family, hike, scuba dive, and play with her dog.

Utah Valley Community College- Accounting