Tina Ptacek

Meet Tina Ptacek, Pediatric Dentist in Surprise

Education & Credentials


Arizona School of Dentistry & Oral Health; Mesa, AZ


Biology, Arizona State University; Tempe, AZ

Specialty Certificate

Pediatric Dentistry, Lutheran Medical Center; Holyoke, MA


My goal is to ensure a calm and safe environment where kids can be confident about visiting the dentist! As a parent, I understand the importance of engaging each child in their own special way. We will work together to achieve lifelong oral health and have fun along the way!


I was born and raised in Phoenix and am a proud Sun Devil! I went to dental school at the Arizona School of Dentistry & Oral Health and completed my pediatric dental residency at Lutheran Medical Center in Holyoke, Massachusetts. I returned to Arizona in 2012 to practice pediatric dentistry.


Graduated summa cum laude, Chief Resident, Past President of Arizona Academy of Pediatric Dentistry

Professional Associations

Diplomate of American Board of Pediatric Dentistry, American Dental Association, Arizona Dental Association, American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry, Western Society of Pediatric Dentistry, Arizona Academy of Pediatric Dentistry

Volunteer/Service Experience

Give Kids A Smile, Special Olympics, Arizona Mission of Mercy


When I am not at the office, you can find me spending time with my husband and toddler. I am an outdoor enthusiast and am always cheering for ASU and the Arizona Cardinals. I love trying new local restaurants, especially if there are chips and salsa!

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