Meet Victoria Griego, DDS
Dr. Victoria Griego was born and raised in Phoenix, Arizona. She is a 1976 graduate of Alhambra High School. Go Lions! She also graduated from GCC and NAU with a bachelor’s degree in chemistry and zoology. She earned her Doctor of Dental Surgery degree at University of the Pacific, The Arthur A. Dugoni, School of Dentistry in San Francisco, California in 1983.
Dr. Griego has been a member of the American Dental Association for over 33 years—longer than she has been a dentist! The dean at UOP was a strong leader and firm believer in organized dentistry. Dr. Griego is also a member of the Arizona Dental Association, Central Arizona Dental Society, and Westside Study Club. She is certified in laser dentistry, Invisalign® orthodontics, and veneers. Dr. Griego is passionate about dentistry and loves to take care of her patients.
Dr. Griego and Dr. Mettler raised 3 kids who have all graduated from college and are out making their parents proud. She also enjoys spending time in Prescott, taking road trips to explore Arizona, cooking for family and friends, and poking around antique shops and thrift stores looking for hidden treasures that she can’t live without. Dr. Griego has an uncle, a brother, a sister-in-law, and a cousin who are all dentists, too!
Meet Timothy Mettler, DDS
Dr. Timothy Mettler is a native of Bakersfield, California. He graduated from North High School in 1975. After high school he went on to attend Bakersfield Junior College, UOP in Sacramento, California, and University of the Pacific, The Arthur A. Dugoni, School of Dentistry in San Francisco, California and graduated in 1983.
He is also a lifelong member of the American Dental Association, joining while in dental school.
He is a member of Delta Sigma Delta and OKU honor dental fraternities.
Dr. Mettler and Dr. Griego like to travel to Dallas, TX and Albuquerque, NM to visit their 2 daughters. Their son lives here in the Valley.
Dr. Mettler enjoys getting away to Prescott and roaming around the Courthouse Plaza. He’s always looking for live music to enjoy. He also enjoys hiking, kayaking, traveling and gardening.
Dr. Mettler and Dr. Griego also love going to Rock, Mineral and Gem shows. One of their favorites is the big show in Tucson held in February each year.
Dr. Mettler is very witty and punny. It’s a blessing and a curse but we enjoy them!
Meet Michael Schwartz, DMD
Dr. Michael Schwartz was born and raised in Scottsdale, Arizona. After graduating Horizon High School, he attended Northern Arizona University where he graduated amongst the top of his class with Summa Cum Laude honors majoring in Biomedical Science with minors in Chemistry and Spanish. Not only did he excel academically, but he also was constantly involved in clubs and extracurriculars that allowed him to do volunteer work to give back to the community.
Following his studies at NAU, he attended Midwestern University College of Dental Medicine in Glendale, Arizona. During his dental education, Dr. Schwartz was very involved with his studies as well as promoting oral health throughout the community. He was actively involved which allowed him to volunteer in events to help underserved populations. Dr. Schwartz graduated from Midwestern University near the top of his class with Omicron Kappa Upsilon Honors. He also received several other awards there including The Critical Thinker Award, The Lifelong Learner Award, and The American Academy of Oral and Maxillofacial Radiology Award.
During his time at Midwestern University, Dr. Schwartz learned and excelled in advanced modern dentistry and developed excellent rapport with his patients. Dr. Schwartz is well trained and is passionate about all aspects of dentistry which allows him to provide comprehensive patient care.
When Dr. Schwartz is not in the office, he loves spending time with his wife, who he met in dental school, family and friends. He also enjoys sports, fitness, movies, shows, traveling, and the outdoors. Dr. Schwartz’s goal is to make a positive and comfortable experience for patients. He takes pride in his work and enjoys improving the function, esthetics, and oral health of each and every patient and is thrilled to be a part of the Mettler and Griego Family Dentistry Team!
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