The Mesa Dental Team Mission

At Every Smile, we truly believe in the power of a smile. We understand that a smile can change your life, and we want you to be proud of your smile.


We believe a happy smile starts by creating an awesome patient experience. At Every Smile we strive to create happiness for our community through meaningful service, communication, compassion, and integrity.


We improve the health of a smile through quality dental care, disease prevention, education, skilled practitioners, and modern technologies. At Every Smile, we promote health by providing a safe and clean environment.


We believe in the power of a smile. We want everyone to be proud of their smile because a smile can change the world. Our dentists in Mesa, Arizona, offer a wide range of services to help people create their most beautiful smile.

Our Values

Power of a Smile: Happiness and Fun

Compassion: Warmth, Empathy, and Caring

Sound Business Principles: Efficiency, Integrity, and Accountability

Education: Ongoing Training and Modern Technologies

Safety: Cleanliness


Excellence: Quality, Passionate Service, and Commitment

Meet Scott R. Lee, DDS

“What makes me happy? The connections I make while helping improve people’s smiles, my awesome family, and popcorn.”

Dr. Scott Lee graduated cum laude with his Doctor of Dental Surgery degree from The Ohio State University in 2008. Before attending dental school, he graduated cum laude from Weber State University, where he majored in microbiology and minored in chemistry. Dr. Lee is an active member of several professional organizations, including the American Dental Association and Arizona Dental Association. He is also a former member of the United State Marine Corps and 2003 recipient of a Purple Heart during combat in Baghdad, Iraq.

Dr. Lee is an Arizona native; he grew up in Mesa and went to Westwood High School. He is proud of his service in the USMC and his Purple Heart. Dr. Lee and his beautiful wife, Melanie, have three wonderful kids, Hannah, Charlie, and Hazel. In his free time, he enjoys art, reading, hiking, mountain biking, serving in his church, and spending time with his family.

Meet Dennis Lloyd, DDS

“What makes me happy? Learning where people come from. Everyone has a story and I enjoy the discovery of new places.”

Dr. Dennis Lloyd is an Arizona native who grew up in Mesa and attended Mesa High school. As a member of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints he served his mission in El Salvador and Guatemala. Upon returning home Dr. Lloyd earned a degree in Biology at Arizona State University and then was accepted into the University of the Pacific School of Dentistry in San Francisco. Once he earned his Doctor of Dental Surgery degree he returned to his roots in Mesa and took over the practice of his own family dentist, Dr. Wilford Watkins. Dr. Dennis Lloyd has been practicing dentistry in Mesa, AZ since 1979.

He has taken multiple continuing care courses to stay up on all of the most recent dental treatment options and technology, including numerous courses on implant restoration.

Meet Mike Whalen, DDS

“What makes me happy? Spending time with family, friends and my dog Marty “McFly”

Dr. Whalen graduated with his Doctor of Dental Surgery degree from the University of North Carolina Chapel Hill School of Dentistry in 2017. After graduation, Dr. Whalen moved to Flagstaff where he did an Advanced Education General Dentistry residency serving the Navajo Nation in Winslow, AZ.

Dr. Whalen grew up in Charlotte, North Carolina. He graduated from the University of Georgia where he majored in psychology. Dr. Whalen has a brother and a sister and is “Uncle Mike” to seven nieces and nephews.

Travel has always been a big part of Dr. Whalen’s life. He has visited most European countries, Belize, Colombia, and Thailand. His most rewarding trip was to the Dominican Republic through the Bright Island Outreach program where he provided dental services to those in need. 

When Dr. Whalen isn’t focused on providing high quality dentistry to the Every Smile Mesa community, he can be found hiking or running with his dog Marty, snowboarding, or writing/playing music. Since moving to Arizona, he has enjoyed exploring many of the natural wonders of the southwest.

Our Mesa Office Staff

Our entire team at Every Smile is devoted to helping you achieve a smile that is happy, healthy, and beautiful.


Business Administrator

“Being a mom is the best thing in the world! I love spending time with my husband Steven, and our children Jada, Brylee, Boden. Oh and chocolate, chocolate makes me happy!”


Office Manager

Dancing, music, AZ Cardinals, Phoenix Suns, AZ D-backs, my children & husband, success, thrive, God, praise & worship, traveling, friends & family make me happy!”


Insurance Manager

“Happiness is doing something active outside, spending time with my friends, or just snuggling with my dog, Piper.”



“Spending time with my husband and two daughters, being with family, going to Disneyland, the holiday season, being outdoors, and memes.”



“Being with my 3 amazing kids and husband, hiking, pilates, camping, the ocean, watching scary movies, and Dunkin Donuts iced coffees make me happy.”



“My happiness is spending time with my fiancé and kitties, sunshine, exploring outdoors, reading a good book, and helping people improve their oral health and take pride in their smile!”


Treatment Coordinator

“Spending time with my family, my fiancé, my fur baby, Netflix, Mexican food, home decor, DIY crafts, Target, boba, and coffee are all things that contribute to my happiness!”


Treatment Coordinator

“Being surrounded by my family and friends and always making sure everyone is happy and positive makes me feel so blessed and happy.”


Treatment Coordinator

“Having my whole family around me, laughing and joking with each other makes me happy.”

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