Dr. Sandra Thompson - Owner
Board Certified Pediatric Dentist
Dr. Sandra Thompson was born and raised in Las Vegas, Nevada. She graduated as valedictorian from Palo Verde High School and received her Bachelor’s degree in Biology from the University of California, Berkeley. Dr. Thompson continued her education at the UNLV School of Dental Medicine where she received her Doctor of Dental Medicine degree. In dental school, she quickly discovered that treating children was her passion and decided to specialize in Pediatric Dentistry. She completed her two year Pediatric Dental Residency at Cincinnati Children’s Hospital Medical Center, serving as chief resident her second year. She received specialized training in advanced behavior management techniques such as sedation and dental treatment in a hospital setting. Dr. Thompson is currently a member of the American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry, the American Dental Association, and the Nevada Academy of Pediatric Dentistry. She is board-certified by the American Board of Pediatric Dentistry.
Dr. Nasim Zarkesh
Dr. Nasim Zarkesh is an energetic pediatric dentist who loves spending time with her family and friends, and is passionate about getting outside and having fun. She earned her Bachelor’s of Science in Bioengineering from the University of California, Los Angeles. Dr. Zarkesh stayed in state to further her education at the University of California, Los Angeles – School of Dentistry, where she earned her Doctor of Dental Surgery. During her pediatric rotations at UCLA, she realized that with proper patient management and excellent clinical skills, dentistry can be fun and less stressful for children. This experience in dental school and her passion for children led her to become a pediatric dentist. Dr. Zarkesh decided to focus on caring for children, and continued her pediatric education at the University of Nevada, Las Vegas – Advanced Education in Pediatric Dentistry, where she was a awarded her Certificate in Pediatric Dentistry after two years of study. She is also board qualified for the American Board of Pediatric Dentistry.
Dr. Zarkesh is a highly caring person who is trained to care for individuals that require special attention, and can administer oral conscious sedation. She is passionate about children’s outreach events, and enjoyed serving on multiple cabinets at the University of California Los Angeles. She is a current member of the American Academy of Pediatric Dentists and the American Dental Association. When she’s not working, she’s probably snowboarding or hiking with her friends and family.