Dr.Zakar Elloway DDS
At an early age, Dr. Zakar L. Elloway became familiar with dentistry often observing and assisting his father, Dr. Norman Elloway, in his Novato, CA dental practice. Dr. Elloway hails from a large dental family with 19 dentists to date.
Dr. Elloway attended Canadian Union College in Alberta, Canada. Following graduation, he continued into Loma Linda University School of Dentistry for his Doctor of Dental Surgery and then completed the graduate program in Implant Dentistry receiving a Certificate for Preceptorship. Dr. Elloway is licensed in both Arizona and California.
Dr. Elloway attends various continuing education courses every year to stay current on the latest techniques in dentistry. Many of these courses have been in the areas of implant placement and restoration. Dr. Elloway is a member of the American Dental Association, Diplomate of the American Board of Oral Implantology, Fellow of the American Academy of Implant Dentistry, the Arizona Dental Association, Northern Arizona Dental Society, California Dental Association and Academy of General Dentistry.
Dr. Elloway enjoys snowboarding, skiing, hockey, mountain biking, waterskiing and many other outdoor activities with his wife Michelle and daughter Atlee.
Denise - Front Office Concierge
Hi, my name is Denise and I'm that friendly voice that greets you each time you call and the face that welcomes you each time you enter. I am here to help you schedule your appointment and I understand the value of your time.
My experience encompasses all aspects of dentistry including, scheduling, insurance questions, financial services, office management and consulting. With over 20 years of experience, I am able to show you how to maximize your insurance benefits as well as discuss any available payment options. I love what I do and look forward to helping you meet your dental needs. My knowledge and love of dentistry and my commitment to our patients is your assurance that your dental experience will be the most positive one possible.
I enjoy crafting, sewing, baking and spending time with my husband, 2 sons and 6 grandchildren they are my pride and joy.
Allison - Sterilization Tech
My name is Allison, and I'm the sterilization tech who works behind the scenes to make sure everything in the office is as sparkling clean as your teeth will be after visiting! I was born and raised in Arizona and graduated from NAU. When I'm not at work I love traveling and spending time with my wonderful friends and family. My hobbies include art, writing, and baking. I am currently teaching myself sign language and piano.
Jane - Dental Hygienist
My name is Jane. At the age of 16 I knew I wanted to be a dental hygienist after listening to my dentist brother share his experiences in the field. I’ve always enjoyed learning and helping others. I grew up in So. California and moved to Flagstaff in 2002 to attend NAU’s dental hygiene program. I enjoy being outdoors, swimming at the FAC and spending time with my husband and four kids.
Marci - Dental Hygienist
Marci graduated with a Bachelor of Science in Dental Hygiene from Northern Arizona University. Her career started in the east valley area at a perio office. Then went on to teach at a dental school. She has a passion for helping patients to get in the best oral health they can. Marci was raised in Colorado and Oregon. In her free time she enjoys spending time with her new husband, and daughters and soon to be 2 granddaughters.
Nina - Dental Hygienist
Nina graduated with a Bachelor of Science in Dental Hygiene from Northern Arizona University. She was born and raised and Flagstaff, and has made it her mission following graduation to provide quality dental hygiene services to members of the community she grew up in. Nina first developed an interest in teeth as a child, and remembers wanting to be a 'toothpaste maker' as her first career. This interest in teeth and toothpaste later developed into an interest in dental hygiene and how the mouth relates to the health of the rest of the body. Nina is passionate about providing quality patient care and building long-lasting relationships with the patient's she treats. In her free time, Nina enjoys hiking, yoga, spending time with her family, friends, and pets, and studying microbiology.