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Meet The Kidiatric Specialists

Dr. Walter Villanueva, D.D.S.

Walter Villanueva, D.D.S, is a native of Rochester, New York, who moved to Phoenix, AZ to promote healthy smiles in July of 2009. Dr. Villanueva has practiced Pediatric Dentistry for several years across the country prior to bringing his talents in dentistry to Kidiatric Dental. Dr. Villanueva graduated and earned his Doctor of Dental Surgery degree from the New York University of Buffalo- School of Dental Medicine.

After finishing his dental education, he moved to New York City where he received additional training at an advanced postdoctoral program in the field of pediatric dentistry at Lutheran Medical Center Hospital. Dr. Villanueva holds an active membership in the American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry and is a diplomat of the American Board of Pediatric Dentistry. In his spare time, he enjoys spending time with family, cooking, travel, and a multitude of outdoor activities.


Dr. Mike Phillips, D.D.S.

Dr. Mike Phillips is a pediatric dentist with over 20 years of academic experience serving as a clinical attending for CHOB with the University of Buffalo. Dr. Mike joined Kidiatric Dental in December of 2015 and quickly became a member of the Kidi family. Dr. Mike enjoys hiking in his spare time, playing with his dogs, and exploring our glorious Arizona mines for minerals and gems.