Carlos Valenzuela, DMD

Dr. Carlos Valenzuela, known affectionately as "Dr. V," is a dedicated advocate for pediatric oral health with a deep-seated passion for his profession. As the clinical director of FarmVille Pediatric Dentistry, Dr. V is driven by the excitement of making a difference in the lives of young patients and their families. With more than seven years of experience since 2017, he has become a pillar of expertise in the field, offering a unique blend of science, technology, and artistry to his patients.

What excites Dr. V the most about his work is the opportunity to ease his patients' fears and anxiety, putting their dental concerns to rest and sending them home with smiles. He takes immense pride in guiding their dental growth and development, setting them up for lifelong dental success.

Dr. V was born and raised in a bilingual household, making him adept at catering to diverse patient needs. His unwavering commitment to pediatric oral health, combined with his hands-on approach and artistic touch, makes him a trusted choice for families seeking top-tier dental care.

Excellence in Education

Dr. V’s journey towards becoming a trusted advocate for young smiles began at the University of Arizona, where he earned his Bachelor of Science degree in Microbiology. This early exposure to the intricacies of the microbial world sparked his fascination with the delicate balance of oral microbiota.

Dr. V's educational odyssey continued at A.T. Still University's Arizona School of Dentistry & Oral Health (ASDOH), where he obtained his Doctor of Dental Medicine (DMD) degree.

Understanding the unique needs of pediatric dentistry and the importance of specialized care, Dr. V pursued a Certificate of Advanced Graduate Study in Pediatric Dentistry from Boston University's Henry M. Goldman School of Dental Medicine (GSDM). Residency allowed Dr V to expand his knowledge and skill set in interceptive/phase-one orthodontics, graduating with excellence in orthodontics. This intensive program equipped him with the expertise and skills needed to provide exceptional care tailored to the youngest members of our community.

Professional Memberships

Outside the Office

When Dr. V steps away from his work duties, you'll often find him fully immersed in life's most cherished moments. As a father to a playful and exuberant boy, family time takes center stage in his heart. Whether it's a day at the park, sharing giggles over a picture book, or watching his son's eyes light up at a new discovery, these are the moments that truly enrich his life.

Dr. V is also a sports enthusiast with a deep love for the thrill of the game. From catching the latest sporting events to actively participating in various sports himself, he embraces the adrenaline rush that competition brings.

Beyond the confines of home and work, Dr. V's passion for travel takes him on adventures far and wide. Exploring new cultures, cuisines, and landscapes is not just a hobby; it's a way of expanding horizons and collecting memories that last a lifetime.

A Focus on Community

Dr. V understands the importance of giving back to the community that has supported him, and he actively seeks opportunities to make a positive impact, whether through volunteering or supporting local nonprofits.

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