Meet Our Las Vegas Dentists

Discover family and cosmetic dentistry under one roof.

Dr. Alissara Nimsuwan

General dentist in Las Vegas.

  • Dr. Nimsuwan was born in Bangkok, Thailand and grew up in Las Vegas; she’s fluent in Thai and English.
  • She aims to provide a thorough, honest treatment plans for everyone while creating the most comfortable dental experience.
  • Dr. Nimsuwan enjoys spending time with friends/family; she’s always ready for a beach vacation; and as an avid baker, she often brings baked goods to the office.
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Born in Bangkok, Thailand and raised in Las Vegas, Dr. Nimsuwan is fluent in Thai and English. She enjoys connecting with our patients, educating them about dental care, and creating a comfortable experience each time.

Her goal is to provide thorough, honest treatment plans that help you reach your goals while meeting your needs no matter where you’re at on your journey to better health.

In her free time, Dr. Nimsuwan enjoys spending time with friends and family, including her French Bulldog named Cooper. Our dentist is adventurous and always ready for a quality beach vacation, and as an avid baker, frequently brings baked goods to the office.

Credentials:

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"Dr. Nimsuwan came highly recommended. Her chairside manner was excellent. The exam was very thorough, and her staff was very professional! I think I found my new dental office."

- Orasa G.

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Dr. James Schlesinger

Oral surgeon in Las Vegas.

  • Dr. Schlesinger is a fourth-generation Las Vegas native.
  • He loves helping our community achieve optimal dental health through oral surgery.
  • Dr. Schlesinger enjoys offering a full range of oral and facial surgical procedures under one roof at Providence Dental.

Dr. James Schlesinger is a fourth-generation Las Vegas native. He graduated from dental school at The University of Connecticut and medical school at the University of Texas, Houston.

He completed his Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery training program at Baylor and the University of Texas at the Texas Medical Center in Houston. Dr. Schlesinger is a Diplomate of the American Board of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery and enjoys offering a full range of oral and facial surgical procedures.Credentials:

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"Dr. Schlesinger is one of the best dentists I’ve ever visited. I had a tooth extraction done, and he took good care of me when I woke up. I couldn’t even cover the full cost of the work, but he and his staff worked with what I had, and that was a blessing. We need more people in the world like Dr. Schlesinger and his staff. I can’t thank you enough."

- Yaminah P.

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Dr. Laura Shim

Orthodontist in Las Vegas.

  • Dr. Shim is a dental architect on a small scale, creating beautiful smiles and fostering oral health. Her laid-back yet detail-oriented nature ensures that patients feel at ease during their orthodontic journey.

  • Dr. Shim has a magical talent for working with her hands and loves making things just right! She’s a super listener too, understanding that everyone’s pace is different. She’ll be there every step of the way, ensuring you’re comfortable and happy!

  • Dr. Laura Shim originates from Eugene, Oregon, and she’s embracing the Southwestern sun with her fiancé Adam and their dog Sully. Exploring new places, hiking, and capturing moments through photography are the ingredients of her happy, active life.

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Dr. Shim has a magical talent for working with her hands and loves making things just right! She is a compassionate listener, well-versed in understanding her patients’ concerns and assisting them at their own pace to achieve their oral health goals.

Her path in dentistry began with a Bachelor of Science in Biochemistry at UCLA, followed by her dental education at Tufts University School of Dental Medicine. She further honed her expertise by specializing in orthodontics at the University of Buffalo.

In addition to her academic achievements, Dr. Shim has a profound commitment to giving back to the community. She has actively participated in dental mission trips to Ensenada, Mexico, various towns in Panama, and Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic, providing essential dental care to those in need.

She particularly enjoys monitoring the growth of children and intervening at the right time to ensure better teeth alignment, proper bite, jaw relationship, and overall oral health. She takes pride in celebrating each step of progress with her patients, making the orthodontic journey a positive and rewarding experience for children and their families.

Dr. Laura Shim originates from Eugene, Oregon, and she’s embracing the Southwestern sun with her fiancé Adam and their dog Sully. Exploring new places, hiking, and capturing moments through photography are the ingredients of her happy, active life.

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"My favorite orthodontist ever! They’re always so friendly and make me feel comfy and at home. I’ve been visiting the orthodontist for two years now, and it has been a wonderful experience! I highly recommend Dr. Shim!"

- Andrea H.

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Dr. Kory Grahl

Orthodontist in Las Vegas.

  • Born and raised in San Diego, CA, Dr. Grahl has a rich background in health and wellness, which he shares with his patients.

  • Patients appreciate his sense of humor and his ability to create a fun, relaxed atmosphere during orthodontic treatments.

  • Dr. Grahl is a proud father who enjoys spending quality time with his wife and two beautiful children.

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Dr. Grahl believes the best part of his job is meeting and getting to know his patients, and celebrating their successes as they achieve their orthodontics goals. He brings a unique blend of humor and professionalism to the office, making treatments enjoyable and less stressful for his patients. His approach ensures that every visit is a positive experience.

With a Doctor of Dental Medicine and a Certificate in Orthodontics and Craniofacial Orthopedics from the UNLV School of Dental Medicine, he combines extensive education with a genuine passion for helping patients build confidence through their smiles.

Outside the office, Dr. Grahl is deeply involved in his children’s activities, such as gymnastics with his daughter and soccer with his son. He also enjoys hockey and prioritizes health and wellness in his personal life. This dedication to an active lifestyle reflects his commitment to overall well-being, both for himself and his patients.

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"Dr. Grahl is amazing! His sense of humor has made my orthodontics appointments fun and stress-free. The confidence boost I've gained from my new smile is incredible. I highly recommend Dr. Grahl for anyone looking for a great orthodontist in Las Vegas!"

- Susan R.

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Dr. Ghazaleh Rezaei

Endodontist in Las Vegas.

  • Dr. Ghazaleh Rezaei is a compassionate endodontist who is deeply committed to providing exceptional care to her patients in Las Vegas, her hometown.

  • With a positive outlook and a patient-centric approach, Dr. Rezaei prioritizes the well-being of her patients, ensuring they feel comfortable and cared for during their treatment. 

  • In her spare time, she enjoys outdoor activities like hiking, embracing the natural beauty of her surroundings and maintaining a balanced lifestyle outside of dentistry.

Dr. Ghazaleh Rezaei is a compassionate endodontist who is deeply committed to providing exceptional care to her patients in Las Vegas. Raised in the city, she ventured to Dallas to complete her residency in endodontics, gaining valuable experience before returning to her roots to serve the local community. Dr. Rezaei’s decision to pursue dentistry stems from her desire to alleviate patients’ pain and discomfort, a mission she fulfills with empathy and expertise.

Known for her positive demeanor and patient-focused approach, Dr. Rezaei places great emphasis on building trust and rapport with her patients. She believes in taking the time to listen to their concerns and preferences, ensuring they feel heard and valued throughout their dental journey. For Dr. Rezaei, the best part of her job is being able to interact with her patients and provide them with the relief they need, enhancing their quality of life and restoring their oral health.

Outside of the office, Dr. Rezaei enjoys spending quality time with her family and immersing herself in nature through activities like hiking. She also finds solace in reading, nurturing her intellectual curiosity and personal growth. Dr. Rezaei’s dedication to her patients extends beyond the dental chair, as she continuously seeks opportunities to enrich their lives and promote their well-being.

Credentials:

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"I came in last minute for a chipped tooth. The staff are amazing and my self esteem is a 100% after this visit. I would highly recommend providence dental. They ROCK!"

- Kelly C.

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Dr. Maurice Vargas DDS

General dentist Las Vegas.

  • Dr. Vargas’s mission is to develop long-term relationships with patients and provide distinguished service that’s personalized, honest, ethical, and informed.
  • He aims to help our Las Vegas community achieve excellent oral healthcare through high-quality, multidisciplinary, and cost-efficient dental services.
  • Dr. Vargas is proficient in English and Spanish, and enjoys tennis and weight training in his free time.
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Dr. Vargas’s mission is to develop long-term relationships with his patients and to ensure distinguished service through personalized, honest, ethical, and informed care.

He aims to help the Las Vegas community achieve excellent oral healthcare through high-quality, multidisciplinary, and cost-efficient dental services and procedures. Dr. Vargas is proficient in English and Spanish, and in his spare time, Dr. Vargas also enjoys tennis and weight training.

Credentials:

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"I love this dentist. They explain everything to where you understand it clearly. Very professional and they take care of your needs I was able to get X-rays ,teeth cleaning, fillings , and one extraction all on the same visit with no pain. They are the best."

- Tymesia W.

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Preston Reed

Dental Hygienist in Las Vegas.

  • Preston is a United States combat veteran and served in the Air Force for six years, followed by the Air National Guard for six years.
  • He makes the health and comfort of his patients his number one priority by doing his best to meet their unique needs.
  • Preston loves to explore the Las Vegas food/drink scene, grill out, and watch the game (Bear Down!) or horror films. He also loves podcasts and traveling.

Preston has been a registered dental hygienist since 2018 and is a United States combat veteran. Prior to hygiene school, he served in the Air Force for six years, followed by the Air National Guard for six years.

On his days off, he loves to explore Las Vegas and its food and drink scene, grill out, and watch the game (Bear Down!) or horror films at his house. He also loves listening to podcasts and traveling as much as possible. In addition, Preston is a tiki enthusiast who is always trying to master the classic cocktails.

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"Had exam and cleaning on Sunday at 3pm. Weekend hours are great. Friendly staff. Preston the hygenist is great at what he does. Fast cleaning and no discomfort. Definitely recommend this dental office especially if you live in Providence/Skye Canyon. Soooo convenient."

- Scott W.

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Michelle Burklund

Dental Hygienist in Las Vegas.

  • Michelle takes pride in being an empathetic healthcare provider. She creates quality treatments tailored to your specific needs.
  • As Michelle’s patient, you can expect the highest quality of care and professionalism.
  • Outside the office, she enjoys time with her husband, two kids, and black Labrador. Michelle also enjoys running, camping, off-roading, and volunteering.
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As Michelle’s patient, you can expect the highest quality of care and professionalism. Michelle takes pride in being an empathetic healthcare provider by providing quality treatment tailored to your specific needs while developing long-lasting relationships built on trust.

Our hygienist enjoys spending time with her wonderful husband, two kids, and their black Labrador retriever named Tucker. In her free time, she enjoys running, camping, off-roading, and playing with her kids. Michelle also volunteers at Give Kids A Smile, Seal Nevada, Future Smiles, and Opportunity Village.

Credentials:

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"I can not even express how impressed and happy I am with this place. I need a lot of work but never once did I feel uncomfortable or judged. They all were gentle, reassuring and knowledgable of what the process is going to be for me. Every single one of the people working here and fantastic and I can tell they care. I specifically asked for them to be gentle and kind to me and they were. Thank you for making this experience such a pleasant one so far!!!"

- Katie K.

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Why Choose Providence Dental?

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  • Convenient Hours: Same-day, evening, Saturday, and Sunday appointments.
  • Insurance-Friendly: We are in-network with most PPO dental insurance plans.
  • Transparent Pricing: We’re happy to provide easy-to-understand cost estimates over the phone, via text, or virtual consultation before you come to the office.
  • All Services Under One Roof: We provide general, cosmetic, and emergency dentistry as well as oral surgery and orthodontics in one location.

  • Innovative Dental Technology: The latest dental technology will make your appointments faster and more efficient with more precise and accurate diagnoses.

Providence Dental in Las Vegas

Open 7 days a week!

  • Monday: 7:00am - 8:00pm
  • Tuesday: 7:00am - 8:00pm

  • Wednesday: 7:00am - 8:00pm
  • Thursday: 7:00am - 8:00pm
  • Friday: 7:00am - 8:00pm
  • Saturday: 8:00am - 4:00pm
  • Sunday: 8:00am - 4:00pm
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