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Welcome to Prescott Smile Care. Dr. Curt Bowman & Tori Balbos, DDS, along with their experienced staff, offer the newest in technology and techniques for comprehensive oral health. We value your experience as a patient and offer a professional, friendly, and compassionate environment to receive the best of care.

Dr. Bowman & Tori Balbos, DDS and the entire staff at Prescott Smile Care are committed to staying on the cutting edge of dentistry and take hours of continuing dental education each year. This training includes training in minimally invasive dentistry, cosmetic dentistry such as Lumineers and Cerac crowns, root canal therapy, implant dentistry, Invisalign and Clear Choice orthodontics, and sedation, just to name a few. The entire team has undergone practice management courses and consulting with Levine and Mercer Management Groups to maximize the effectiveness of each patient’s dental experience.

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Dr. Curt Bowman

Dr. Curt Bowman is an Arizona native from the small town of Roll, outside of Yuma. He has been in the dental field since 1979. He was a dental assistant in the Army from 1979 until 1984. He worked on his Bachelors of Science at the University of Alaska Anchorage while in the military and finished that degree while attending dental school at the University of Colorado. He was awarded the American Academy of Oral and Maxillofacial Radiology Award for excellence and the Quintessence Award upon graduation in 1997. He enjoys continuing to learn the newest materials and technology and implementing them in his practice. Curt has many hobbies such as fishing, hunting, camping, and riding his ATV. He enjoys spending time with his friends, his wife Shellie and their two adult children, Tori and Mike.

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Tori Balbos, DDS

Dr. Tori Balbos started practicing dentistry with her father Dr. Curt Bowman after graduating from the University of Colorado School of Dentistry in the summer of 2013. She was the President of Delta Sigma Delta at the University of Colorado. She received her bachelors in Biochemistry at Arizona State University prior to going to dental school. She was a member of Pi Beta Phi at ASU. She continues to further her education by attending various courses. She is certified in nitrous oxide, 6-month smile, and is Cerac trained. She is married to her best friend Sean and they have two dogs and two cats. She was raised in Prescott with her brother Michael. In her spare time, she enjoys hunting, camping, and spending time with her family.

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Shellie Bowman R.D.H.

Shellie joined the Prescott Smile Care team in 1997. She has been a registered dental hygienist since 1992. She received her dental hygiene degree from the University of Alaska, Anchorage. She has her Bachelors degree in education, which she started at the University of South Carolina and finished at the University of Alaska, Anchorage. Shellie is performing administrative duties as the business manager. She has been married to Dr. Bowman since 1987. They have two adult children that live in Prescott, Tori and Michael. In her spare time, she enjoys traveling, reading, playing volleyball, exercising and spending time with family and friends.

Christa Stehower R.D.H. (Hygienist)

Christa has been employed with Prescott Smile Care since 2007. She was born and raised in the Prescott area. She holds a Bachelor of Science degree from Northern Arizona University. She is certified to administer local anesthesia. While attending NAU, she received several awards for her excellent work. She was the Health Profession Student of the year in 2007. She was also selected as the Dental Hygiene Student of the Year in 2007. She received a letter of accommodation from the Pearl Harbor Naval Dental Clinic in 2006. Christa was the President of Sigma Phi Alpha Dental Hygiene for 2010. Christa enjoys playing volleyball, volunteer coaching, and helping serve at her church. The best part of her day is spending time with her husband Ben and kids Ryland and Charlotte.

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Courtney Gutierrez R.D.H. (Hygienist) 

Courtney has been a registered dental hygienist since 2013. She started her career with Prescott Smile Care after graduating from Northern Arizona University with a Bachelors degree in dental hygiene. She volunteered to perform dental services in India while at NAU. She is newly married to the love of her life, Levi. They have two puppies that tend to get into a little mischief. She likes hiking, being outdoors, and spending time with her friends and family.

Amber Acklin R.D.H. (Hygienist)

Amber is a Prescott native who graduated from Prescott High School in 2011. She has been a registered dental hygienist since the summer of 2016. She started her career with Prescott Smile Care after graduating from Mohave Community College with an associate’s degree in dental hygiene. She has her certificates in local anesthesia and dental laser therapy. Amber loves helping people and is very dedicated to her patient’s needs.

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Kaitlin Ringueberg R.D.H. (Hygienist)

Kaitlin graduated from Prescott High School in 2009. She obtained her Bachelors degree in Dental Hygiene from Northern Arizona University in May of 2016 and is now a Registered Dental Hygienist. She has certificates in Anesthesia and Dental Laser Therapy. While at NAU she traveled to Guatemala for her externship where she solidified her love of helping people. In her free time she enjoys being outdoors spending time with her boyfriend Matt and their two dogs Boa and Bruce.

Theresa Marquardt (Dental Assistant)

Theresa has been in the dental field for almost forty years. She has been Dr. Curt Bowman’s dental assistant since 2003. She received her training at the Bryman School. Theresa has impressive knowledge in the dental field and continues to stay up to date in the newest technology and materials. She likes to read and walk in her time away from work.

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Reina Ruiz (Dental Assistant)

Reina has been with Prescott Smile Care since October of 2016. She has lived in the Prescott area for over 15 years. One of the things she enjoys most about dentistry is to see how changing a patient’s smile transforms their lives. Reina has a seven year old son, Ayden who is her world. Outside of work she enjoys hiking, playing soccer, and spending time with family. She also enjoys coaching her son’s sports.

Kayla Greseth (Dental Assistant)

Kayla has been with Prescott Smile Care since February 2016. She was born and raised in Prescott. She holds her bachelor’s degree in physical education from Western New Mexico University, where she also played volleyball. Kayla enjoys fishing, camping, and spending time with her family and friends.

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Megan Tegtman (Dental Assistant)

Megan Tegtman joined Prescott Smile Care in 2017 as a dental assistant. She has lived in Prescott most of her life. She graduated from Prescott High School in 2012. She enjoys hiking, swimming, and snowboarding. Megan and her fiancé currently live in Chino Valley along with their two cows. She will be marrying her best friend in the summer of 2017.

Ceecee Savage (Financial Coordinator)

CeeCee joined the Prescott Smile Care team in 2014. She has made a positive impact in patient relations, and is dedicated to helping patients. She has two amazing adult children that she is extremely proud of, Ashley and Michael. She enjoys camping, gardening, restoring and painting old furniture, crafting, and spending time with her family.

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Cindy Garcia (Receptionist/Insurance Coordinator)

Cindy has been in the dental field since 2012, as an insurance coordinator. She was born and raised in Prescott Valley. She graduated from Bradshaw Mountain High School in 2010. She has a beautiful daughter, Aiyana. Cindy likes to spend her free time with her family and friends.