Meet the team!

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We are a dedicated team of caring professionals that put our patients and their oral health first and foremost in everything we do.  It all starts when you walk through our door and are greeted by our extremely professional and friendly office manager.

D.D.S., M.S., P.C.

Sun Lakes DentalDr. Jeff Elahi-Dr. Elahi attained his D.D.S degree from the University of Southern California (Los Angeles, California). Dr. Elahi did his advanced graduate level training at Marquette University in Milwaukee, Wisconsin. He attained his M.S. degree specializing in Prosthodontics. Prosthodontists are dental specialist skilled in the replacement of missing teeth and the restoration of natural teeth though the techniques and appreciation of dental implants dentures, removable partial dentures and crowns and bridges. TMJ appliances or complete oral rehabilitation. Dr. Elahi was a faculty member at several universities and taught under graduate and graduate students the art and science of Prosthodontics. He later practiced dentistry in Southern California and now has his dental office in Sunlakes, AZ since 1999. Dr. Elahi actively participates in continuing dental education to stay current with new advanced techniques and materials. He maintains active membership in the American college of prosthodontics (ACP), Arizona section of (ACP), American Dental Association (ADA) and Arizona Dental Association. Dr. Elahi is married and has two children.

Office Manager

Eva_BG %281%29Eva knew at a very young age that she wanted to pursue a career in the dental profession. She graduated from Apollo College with honors in the Dental Assisting Program in Mesa, AZ. She enjoyed being a dental assistant and later decided she wanted to focus on more of the administration aspect. She went on to receive her AA in business management. Eva is continuously looking to continue her education she recently received her Realtors license as well.

Now with over 12 years of experience as an office manager Eva adds to the success of our office with her passion to provide excellent service as well as her unique approach in finding ways to improve the current patients visit. Her career has taken her too many areas of dentistry including general, cosmetic, endodontics, and now prosthodontics. With years of experience she has developed a strong understanding and expertise in all aspects of dental treatment, financing, insurance and billing. Her goal is to provide you with the understanding and knowledge of your treatment needs and how you can obtain a healthy and beautiful smile. She is always available to discuss any questions you may have.

Eva prides herself in building lasting relationships and being able to help patients with their dental insurance & financial options.
It’s clear when you meet Eva that she loves her position at the office and is very proud to be part of such an awesome team. She looks forward to helping all of our wonderful patients obtain the smiles they deserve!

Outside of the dental office, she enjoys spending time with her husband and their 2 children.

Hygiene Team

Sun Lakes DentalSince joining our team Kim has been a valuable part of our practice. With her 22 years of dental experience, Kim brings a professional yet relaxed and fun-loving attitude to our office. She is a graduate of Rio Salado College, School of Dental Hygiene and is extremely passionate about her career in dentistry. She enjoys researching the latest therapies and technology for preventative care, and her highest priority is educating and helping her patients to obtain optimum oral health. Kim has been married for 25 years and has 3 children.

Front Office Receiptionist

Sun Lakes DentalShelby is a graduate of the American Institute of dental assisting since 2010. Shelby is very knowledgeable in front and back office. She is very pleasant; able and ready to assist every patient from the moment they first call our office. Her customer service skills are excellent with every patient interaction and strives in making every patients visit an easy experience from start to finish. Shelby enjoys spending time with her fiance and preparing for the coming of their new addition to their little family.

Assistant Team

Sun Lakes DentalKayla is a recent graduate from Pima medical institute. She loves helping patients and makes sure they are at ease when coming to the dentist office. Kayla is about connecting with her patients and giving them her very best. Whether it is ensuring your comfort during your visits or getting you the information that you seek to help you meet your goals, it’s always her pleasure to serve your needs.