About Sluyk Family Dentistry
It is our mission to serve the members of our community with honesty, integrity, and compassion. We will always strive to treat our patients as we would want to be treated. We will provide the highest level of care possible, promoting lasting and sustainable oral health. We wish to develop long-term relationships with our patients and their families, caring for them for many years to come.
Meet Dr. Sluyk
Dr. Daniel Sluyk (pronounced “S-like”) grew up in Scottsdale, where his father has been a dentist for many years. He attended Desert Mountain High School and then graduated with honors from the University of Arizona. He continued on to dental school at the University of Colorado, where he graduated #1 in his class. He and his wife then moved back to Scottsdale, the city they call home, to raise a family. He has since been practicing in the valley and is excited to serve this community for many years to come.
Dr. Sluyk is passionate about seeing families, and is looking forward to developing long-lasting relationships with his patients throughout his career. He also has a focus on cosmetic dentistry, creating natural and beautiful smiles. He loves seeing children as well, as he has four of his own. He enjoys the outdoors and plays sports such as volleyball and softball. He is also very involved in his church community.
Meet Our Team
Amanda was born in San Antonio, TX but moved from OR/WA several years ago to sunny Scottsdale,AZ. She thoroughly enjoys interacting with our patients by helping them conquer their dental fears leading to acceptance and better oral health. She has been in the growing field of dentistry for 7+ years and loves the way the dental world is constantly evolving and becoming even better for patients. She will help with all of your insurance needs,questions and make sure every patient is getting the maximum optimal experience possible. In her spare time she enjoys traveling, spending time with family, friends and her tea cup yorkie Bella.
Tara is an Arizona native being born and raised in Phoenix. Tara started as a dental assistant for 10 years, recently transitioning to front office and loves her job. She got married in January 2017 and has 2 fur babies, a miniature dachshund named Roxi and a boxer named Hurli! She likes to spoil her fur babies with toys and love. Tara and her husband also co-own a Gym in Phoenix,AZ where she stays active with workouts,clients and continued education with health coaching.
At an early age, Kayla has always wanted to pursue a career in dentistry, which led her to become a Dental Assistant. She graduated from Carrington College in 2012 and has loved it ever since. As an assistant, Kayla strives to build relationships with her patients and takes pride in providing a relaxing and comfortable environment. Kayla is very passionate about dentistry and considers her work a lifestyle. Outside of work she enjoys many things such as shopping, cooking, staying active, and traveling. In midst of all that, she still makes time for her husband, family and two fur babies.
Sydney is a Colorado native and recently moved to the valley with her boyfriend and german shepherd. Her goal is to continue to grow as a dental assistant and eventually further her education as a dental hygienist. When not at work, she enjoys being outside hiking, camping and enjoying nature.
Caila was born and raised in Gilbert, Arizona. She graduated from Phoenix College with her degree in Dental Hygiene and is extremely passionate about her career and really connecting with her patients. She focuses on the prevention of gum disease and educates her patients to empower them to be the healthiest version of themselves. She is fun, energetic and adventurous. In her free time, she enjoys traveling to new places and spending time with her family and friends.
Maria is a dedicated registered dental hygienist who feels grateful to be a part of such a wonderful team at Daniel C. Sluyk DDS Family Dentistry. She grew up in Holbrook, AZ and moved to the valley of the sun in 2012 to pursue her dental hygiene dream. Maria admires building relationships with her patients and being able to play a role in their oral health. Outside of the office, she loves new adventures with her husband Tanner, camping in the woods and being with family. Maria feels fortunate and humbled that her career allows her to positively impact the health of her patients on a daily basis.
We are contracted with most all PPO Insurance Plans. We also offer a 12-month interest free payment plan through CareCredit.