Our dental team has combined experience of 86 years in the dental field. Our staff works to maintain certification in CPR, and x-ray technology and placement. Our hygienists are certified with dental radiography and also with dental anesthesia.

Our dental hygienist is Griselda Sosa.   Our office manager is Loretta Leiker.  You will appreciate her accurate and efficient service.  Heather Rushing provides assistance both in the back office and in the front.  Her flexibility makes it easier for our staff to meet the demands as they come.  Patricia Sanchez is doctor’s assistant at the chair and does an awesome job.  Christina Hale is our newest employee.  We are delighted to have her and her gentle manner that soothes patients and makes them feel comfortable.   Betty Harker, who has been with us for 23 years, is still our main contact for ordering our supplies and keeping us organized.    

Russel E. Dalton, DMD

Dr. Russel E. Dalton began practicing dentistry with his father, Edward A. Dalton, D.D.S., in Prescott, Arizona in 1988. In 1994 he opened his own office in Prescott Valley, Arizona, at its present location. Dr. Dalton has served the community in a number of capacities including volunteer dentist through Healthy Partners for Healthy Students since 2003, Yavapai College Alumni Board, Boy Scouts of America leader, Bishop for The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints, volunteer seminary teacher, Little League coach, soccer coach, parent volunteer at area schools, American Diabetes Association Ambassador Family 2008 and Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation Walk Team. Dr. Dalton has been a member of the Prescott Valley Chamber of Commerce since 1994. He has also been a member of the American Dental Association since 1994.

Griselda Sosa, RDH

Griselda graduated in 1992 from NAU with a Bachelor of Science degree in Dental Hygiene.  She began working with Dr. Dalton’s father, Edward Dalton, and has been on the Dalton dental team ever since that time.  

Rayel L. Bernhardt, RDH

Welcome Rayel!  So glad to have you with us to help meet the hygiene needs of our patients!

We hope you will come and join our dental family!  We think you will enjoy the people here.