Dr. Eric Wiitala
Originally from Vancouver Washington, Dr. Wiitala received his bachelor’s degree in Biology from Pacific Lutheran University. There he was a standout scholar athlete playing 4 years of collegiate baseball. He earned his Doctorate of Dental Surgery degree in 1999 from Indiana University and has been creating beautiful healthy smiles ever since. He is a member in good standing with the American Dental Association, American Academy of Facial Esthetics and the Arizona Dental Board.
When away from his office, Dr. Wiitala has special interest in health and fitness. An avid snow skier and golfer he truly enjoys the outdoors with his family and friends.
Our practice is working together to realize a shared vision of uncompromising excellence in dentistry.
To fulfill this mission, we are committed to:
- Listening to those we are privileged to serve.
- Earn the trust and respect of patients, profession and community.
- Exceed your expectations.
- Ensure a creative, challenging and compassionate professional environment.
- Strive for continuous improvement at all levels.
What made you want to become a dentist in Scottsdale AZ?
I moved to Scottsdale Arizona shortly after graduating dental school in search of the sun and warmer climate. Originally coming from the Pacific Northwest I had my fill of the rain and grey days.
What are your favorite treatments to provide as a dentist?
I really enjoy the cosmetic side of dentistry. Being able to change someones smile so they feel more confident brings a lot of joy and satisfaction to my work.
What sets you apart as a dentist in Scottsdale AZ?
My mindset for treating all my patients is simple. Whatever treatment I would offer a family member is what I do for all my patients. By simply doing the right thing, everyone can feel comfortable with the work they are having done.
General Dentistry Specialist
Dr. Wiitala has been practicing, dentistry for over 20 years here in the valley. He is originally from Vancouver, Washington, and graduated from Indiana University School of Dentistry in 1999. He believes in taking a comprehensive approach to dentistry, looking at the mouth as it relates to total body health. He is recognized for his leadership in nutritional health and he enjoys sharing this knowledge with his patients. Dr. Wiitala is known for his gentle and caring approach and believes dentistry should be done in a calm and comfortable environment. Dr. Wiitala has had extensive training in cosmetic dentistry, sleep apnea, and both therapeutic and cosmetic Botox. For many years Dr. Wiitala has been recognized by his peers as one of the Valley’s Top Dentist in the PHOENIX magazine.