About Our Doctor

Jay Lopez, DDS Why chose Dr. Lopez

Jay Lopez, DDS

“Dentistry is part Science, part Art, and a whole lot of Passion and Pride.”

-Jay R. Lopez D.D.S

About Dr. Lopez

Dr. Lopez has extensive training in cosmetic, restorative, and reconstructive dentistry. He has a true gift for using state-of-the-art dentistry to address a wide range of dental needs. 
Dr. Lopez is able to develop sensible treatment plans for routine and complex cases and put them within reach of just about anyone. Our patients are provided with the technical and aesthetic information they need for making their best, informed decision.

Our treatment plans offer a range of cosmetic and reconstructive outcomes, always including the practical details of having timely treatment that is easily accessible and affordable.

Patients are assured access to the latest technologies that provide the greatest amount of choice.

Dr. Lopez’s training and certifications are applied to all aspects of our treatment, including; crowns, bridges, dentures, veneers, onlays, root canals, orthodontics, oral surgery, sinus lifts and implants.

Treatments include bone and tissue grafting and immediate denture prosthetics.



Dr. Jay R. Lopez is a 4th generation Tucson native. He graduated from the University of Arizona with a Bachelor of Science in mechanical engineering. He then earned his Doctor of Dental Surgery degree from the University of Colorado Health Science Center, School of Dentistry. Dr. Lopez has been practicing dentistry since 1997.


Dr. Lopez is a member of various local and national dental organizations including:


  • American Orthodontic Society (AOS)
  • American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry (AACD)
  • Seattle Study Club (SSC)
  • American Academy for Oral Systemic Health (AAOSH)
  • American Academy of Private Physicians (AAPP)
  • Pima Dental Study Group
  • Interdisciplinary Treatment Planning Study Group
  • Arizona Dental Association (AzDA)
  • American Dental Association (ADA)
  • Academy of General Dentistry (AGD)
  • Southern Arizona Dental Society
  • American Academy of Implant Dentistry (AAID)
  • International Congress of Oral Implantologists (ICOI)
  • Graduate and Mentor of the prestigious Kois Center, advanced post-doctorate  curriculum, in Seattle, Washington

Click the following link to see a video to learn more about the Kois Center, a clinical program for which Dr. Lopez is a mentor. The Kois Center offers education for the latest advances in esthetics, implants, and restorative dentistry.