Sheena Kawamoto, DMD
Sheena Kawamoto, DMD, was born and raised in Tucson, Arizona. She attended the University of Arizona, and earned a bachelor’s degree in physiological sciences. After graduation, Dr. Kawamoto moved to Phoenix, where she worked for what is now known as Spear Education, a state-of-the-art continuing education facility for dentists. It is there that she found her passion for dentistry.
Dr. Kawamoto attended Midwestern University in Glendale, where she received her Doctorate of Dental Medicine. Dr. Kawamoto then moved to Albuquerque, where she worked at a pediatric office before making her way back to Arizona to attend A.T. Still University for an Advanced Education in General Dentistry residency.
Dr. Kawamoto is committed to providing quality care. She is excited to be part of a great team that promotes excellent oral health, education, and most of all, fun for all of our patients.
When she is not working, she enjoys going to the gym, yoga, and hiking. She also enjoys traveling, spending time with family and friends, and a good laugh!
Dara Feinman, DMD
Dara Feinman, DMD, was born and raised in small town in New Jersey and earned her bachelor’s in psychology at the University of Michigan (Go Blue!). Dr. Feinman finally found her home in the sunny desert where she received her Doctorate of Dental Medicine from Midwestern University in Glendale.
Dr. Feinman takes great pride in treating her patients as though they were her own family by giving them best-quality care, while also providing compassion and empathy and many laughs. She always stays up to date on the most accurate and recent research and technology by investing time in various continuing education course and study clubs.
Dr. Feinman’s passions outside of dentistry include hiking, traveling, spending time with her two dogs and cat, trying new restaurants, and smiling.
Jessica Jane Thayer, DMD,MS
is a local Arizonan. She was born and raised in beautiful Sedona, Arizona. She completed her BS in dental hygiene in 2008 from Northern Arizona University. After practicing dental hygiene for several years, she knew she wanted to take her love of dentistry and patient care to the next level. She was accepted to A.T. Still University Arizona School of Dentistry and Oral Health (ASDOH) where she completed her dental training in 2016. During dental school, she gained a true passion for the field of orthodontics. She completed her orthodontic specialty training and a master’s of science from ASDOH in 2018. Dr. Thayer was married to her husband on Thanksgiving Day while in residency! She loves travel, exploring, yoga, running, anything to do with food, and spending time with her husband and her two French bulldogs, Beef Cake and Mac. Dr. Thayer truly loves the life-changing influence orthodontics can have. Favorite quote: “We shall never know all the good that a simple smile can do.” – Mother Teresa