At each of our office locations, your child will be cared for by the same team of fun, compassionate, and experienced individuals. Our diverse team includes Spanish speakers and Dr. Sophie Baird speaks French, Spanish, and English. You are invited to learn more about our wonderful team below, and please contact us to arrange your child’s visit with our pediatric dentist in Tucson, Arizona.
After she obtained her degree through Pima Medical Institute, Jessica joined our team as a a dental assistant at Pima Pediatric Dentistry in 2015. We appreciate her positive attitude at the office and her excitement about learning. Jessica says: “Dr. Sophie is a fun, loving boss and our team and the atmosphere is very welcoming.” To Jessica, working with our kids, and putting smiles on their faces is the best part of her day.
Shaina has been a caring dental assistant at our office since 2014. She enjoys the positive and fun environment at Pima Pediatric Dentistry and helps our office by being active with new ideas and challenges. She also enjoys spending time with her family.
Raised in Arizona, Katherine attended Pusch Ridge Christian Academy and later the University of Arizona. She fell into dentistry in 2007 and joined our office in May 2011. Katherine finds that the most rewarding part of being at Pima Pediatric Dentistry is the one-on-one relationships she has developed with our families. She loves that we can be silly with the kiddos, as children’s humor and laughter is truly contagious. As a mom, she knows this shows the genuine care we have for our patients and their families. Katherine is also skilled at educating parents about their children’s benefits and how to maximize their insurance plans throughout the year.
Katherine married her high school sweetheart, and is the proud wife of a law enforcement officer. Between swim lessons and playdates, she is a busy mother of two, but she also enjoys shopping and experiencing new restaurants, wines, and cuisines.
Since 2016, Michelle has been a part of our practice and has spent over 5 years in the dental field. She is able to float between the back and front offices, and has experience as a dental assistant. Michelle feels fortunate that she can expand her knowledge to help in the front office. She also loves interacting with children and helping educate them in proper oral care. For her, it is an awesome feeling knowing her patients will use that knowledge as they grow older. Michelle is very thankful to have an amazing team and doctor to work with, as they make coming to work so much more enjoyable. Outside of the office, you can find Michelle at the gym, or spending time with her beautiful family.
Erica started working at our front desk in 2017 and is a true team player. The aspect she enjoys most about Pima Pediatric Dentistry is that everyone is a team working together to build relationships. In her spare time, Erica likes to write, read, spend time with her husband, and go to the movies.
Dana has been a dental assistant at our practice since 2015 and likes the team/family feel of working with Dr. Sophie. She especially enjoys the unity of the team and how “we all work together to achieve the same goal of healthy smiles in a fun environment.” She enjoys working with children and watching them grow from infants into confident teens. Dana has been a pediatric dental assistant since 2008 and always knew she wanted to work with children. She likes our team spirit days and loves to post about them on our Facebook page. Outside of the office, Dana is all about family and enjoys family breakfast days and going to the movies. She is married and has one son from her husband, whom she has been with since she was 17.