Dentist in Scottsdale, AZ
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Dr. Kurt Bazilus
Dentist in Scottsdale, AZ
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Dr. Bazilus completed his undergraduate studies at Arizona State University, where he graduated, Magna Cum Laude, with a B.S. in Business with an emphasis in Chemistry. He received his DDS from the University of Colorado Health Sciences Center and completed an Advanced General Dentistry (AEGD) Residency at the Audie L. Murphy VA Hospital in San Antonio, Texas. During his residency, Dr. Bazilus honed his skills in, dental implant surgery, wisdom teeth extraction, IV sedation, and complex oral surgery.
As an AEGD resident at the VA Hospital, Dr. Bazilus underwent comprehensive I.V. sedation and oral surgical training on healthy, as well as medically complex veterans. His passion for IV sedation and oral surgery came during this time. As a result, he has decided to focus his scope of practice on providing IV sedation and surgical services for dental practices throughout the Phoenix metro area.
His postgraduate residency sets him apart because of the enormous commitment and considerable talent it required. Dr. Bazilus was awarded the Chancellors’ Award and the Harry M. Paul Award during his training. A vested part of the dental community, Dr. Bazilus is a member of many prestigious dental organizations.
Dr. Bazilus returned to Phoenix in 2007 to take advantage of the activities available in Arizona, especially hunting, hiking, and fishing. He also loves to golf, surf, and to travel internationally with his family. Dr. Bazilus places a high priority on community service. He’s a volunteer with several charitable organizations in the Phoenix area, including the Boys and Girls Club and Give Kids a Smile. His true passion is providing dentistry to underserved communities throughout the world. Dr. Bazilus has lead and has been a part of numerous dental missions providing charitable dentistry in Honduras, Belize, Veracruz and Sinaloa, Mexico.
Dr. Shawn Monahan
Dentist in Scottsdale, AZWaterfront Dentistry LLC
Dr. Monahan, an Arizona native, graduated with honors from both ASU and the nationally recognized doctoral program at Oregon Health Sciences University in Portland. After receiving his Doctorate in dental medicine, Dr. Monahan was one of only 7 doctors to be selected to participate in the prestigious Advanced Education residency at UCLA School of Dentistry, focusing on complex treatments and dental implants. Passionate about keeping his skills fresh and up to date, he is a member of the American Dental Association, the Arizona Dental Association, the Academy of General Dentistry, and the American Academy of Facial Esthetics. He also participates in multiple continuing education and certification opportunities throughout the year.
When Dr. Monahan is not practicing dentistry he enjoys spending time with his wife and five sons. He is also very active in the Boy Scouts of America. After earning the award of Eagle Scout in his youth he has continued on to serve as Scout Master, troop leader and currently is a varsity coach in the program. Prior to becoming a dentist Dr Monahan served 2 years in Japan becoming fluent in Japanese.