Meet Our Doctors

Dr. Steven Poulos


Dr. Steven H. Poulos received his Doctor of Dental Surgery from Creighton University in 1979. His special interests include helping anxious patients overcome dental fears, reconstruction of complex dental problems, cosmetic make-overs, emergency care, implant dentistry, children’s dentistry and advanced periodontic care. Dr. Poulos and his wife Cathy have two sons. They enjoy outdoor activities, travel, culinary pursuits, art and musical venues, and exterior gardening. They are active in their church, community and with their children’s activities.

Affiliations and Achievements:


  • Fellow, Academy of General Dentistry
  • Member, American Dental Association
  • Member, Arizona State Dental Association
  • Member, Central Arizona Dental Society
  • Member, American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry

Author of:

  • Secret Weapons for Painless Dentistry
  • Secret Weapons for Success

Dr. Sid Stevens


Dr. Sid Stevens graduated from University of Minnesota School of Dentistry in 1986. He provides exceptional customer care in all of his patient experiences. He enjoys cosmetics, implants, surgery and endodontics. He works well with fearful patients and has training in sedation dentistry. He and is wife Marsha have been active in school and sports with their two daughters. He enjoys the outdoors with hiking, camping, fishing and off roading being some of his favorites. He has lectured in implant dentistry and reconstructive dentistry in the past. He is a member of: Arizona Dental Association, Summit Dental Study Club, Invisalign Study Club.

Dr. Ben Baranes


Dr. Ben Baranes graduated from the Arizona School of Dentistry & Oral Health where he obtained his Doctorate of Dental Medicine. Dr. Baranes strives to deliver the highest level of treatment through a caring and patient-focused approach. Dr. Baranes completed one of the most advanced Implant training in the country and is an active member of the Spear Study Club. After working in the hospitals of Tuba City, Salt River and San Carlos and a private practice in Phoenix , Dr. Baranes decided to join the dynamic team of MyScottsdaleDentist.

Born and raised in France, Dr. Baranes enjoys spending time with his wife Courtney and is very excited about their first baby coming in June 2021. Dr. Baranes loves his two cats, Obi-Wan and Zion. Basketball and soccer fan, Dr. Baranes likes to spend his days off watching sports and trying new restaurants in the Phoenix area.

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