Dr. Chad Achatz (pronounced “ockets”), better known as Dr. Chad uses the latest state-of-the-art technology to cater to your specific needs. A standard of excellence in personalized dental care enables him to provide the quality dental services you deserve! His goal is to have you leave the office proud of your smile. His philosophy is to offer advanced dentistry in a relaxed, caring atmosphere and to treat his patients like family with gentle, friendly care and offer prompt appointments that respect your time. Whatever he can do to make your visit more comfortable and give you a healthier, happier, more attractive smile; he will strive to make it happen.
He is well versed in a wide range of comprehensive dental procedures, including family dentistry and same day custom all porcelain crowns. He has a passion for creating beautiful smiles while preserving natural tooth structures with minimally prepared highly aesthetic all porcelain veneers. In addition, he is experienced with Clear orthodontia (braces). He restores dental implants, and has had much success offering the “All-on-4” procedure , in tandem with Dr. Badyal and Dr. Abadi, which is gaining much popularity with patients who previously had no choice but to opt for full mouth dentures. Patients are raving about how the “All-on-4” implant retained prosthesis feels like a full mouth of real teeth. He performs surgical extractions and bone grafts for implants and bridges. You will find he has a charismatic chairside manner and spends time socializing, getting to know each patient, yet he is a Dr. who likes to run on time.
He attended the clinically renowned, Oregon Health Sciences University School of Dentistry.
He graduated Magna Cum Laude, earned Deans List and played 1st Team All-American NCAA Division 2 Football.
He is a member of the American Dental Association, Arizona Dental Association, Oregon Dental Association and Academy of General Dentists. He volunteers with Give Kids A Smile, the Parent Teacher Association and at Volunteer Dentists: VGDC Public Health, Community Outreach.
Being a native of Portland, Oregon, he enjoys the Phoenician sunshine with his wife, Libby, and his two children, Brooklyn and Zach. They reside in Scottsdale and enjoy swimming, golfing, and playing outside all year long! His favorite TV shows are Stranger Things, Game of Thrones and Friends. His favorite movies are Forrest Gump, Marvel Movies and The Greatest Showman. For vacation, his favorite destination is anywhere with sun.