For over 20 years, Burns Dentistry has provided state-of-the-art adult dental care to residents of Sun City, Sun City West and the greater Phoenix area, with a focus on personalized treatment and a commitment to quality.Watch Video
These testimonials from our patients are real stories that highlight the care and expertise of our doctors in cases that involved all-on-4 dental implants and cosmetic dentistry. We pride ourselves on providing personalized, compassionate and state-of-the art-care that will exceed your expectations!
We strive to build trusting dentist-patient relationships so that you feel comfortable with all of your decisions regarding the health and aesthetics of your teeth. All of our dentists in Sun City and Sun City West locations are compassionate and work to fully educate you on the decisions you will be making with your smile.
Dr. Jerry Burns has been practicing dentistry for 21 years, and is one of the most skilled dentists in Phoenix. In earlier years he graduated from the world-renowned Spear Institute for advanced dental studies as well as the prestigious Las Vegas Institute for advanced dentistry and cosmetics, amongst his other extensive dental studies.
Dr. Nelson holds his Doctor of Dental Surgery degree from the Herman Ostrow School of Dentistry at the University of Southern California and a bachelor’s degree from Arizona State University. An expert in his field, Dr. Nelson enjoys sharing his passion with other/future dentists and serves as a part-time faculty members with Progressive Orthodontics Seminars and USC’s dental school. He also participates in the USC dental school’s curriculum committee.
Dr. Lisa Kubik left a successful career in business to become a dentist after her own experience as an adult orthodontics patient. Despite her success in business, work felt empty for her. As her orthodontic treatment progressed, she realized how much it was improving her confidence and that she was smiling far more than she used to. Because her own treatment experience impacted her so much, Dr. Kubik decided she wanted a career that would allow her to improve other people’s lives through beautiful smiles as well.
After 25 years practicing dentistry, Dr. Richard Holley’s achievements are notable and vast. He began his career at the University of Colorado’s dental school and later completed an Advanced Education in General Dentistry program at the University of Missouri. At the youngest age on record, Dr. Holley earned a fellowship at the Academy of General Dentistry, and he’s even served as President of the Arizona Academy of General Dentistry.
Dr. Whiting-Elakkad is a member of the American Academy of Implant Dentistry, the American Academy of General Dentistry as well as the American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry. She was drawn to dentistry while undergoing her own treatment. She was working with her Orthodontist on her own teeth when she was searching for a career. She saw how passionate and happy her dentist was to work with her on making beautiful teeth, and she suddenly knew her calling.
Have you ever been told you couldn’t receive Dental Implants? Few dental offices are able to deliver this amazing procedure - zygomatic implants - for those people that have been told their bone structure would not support normal dental implants. Our dentists in Sun City are equipped to deliver this specialized, but life-changing procedure.Zygomatic Implants
Burns Dentistry specializes in All-On-Implants - meaning we can get you a full set of teeth with less implants that singular dental implants. Depending on your mouth the implants vary but can be from 4 - 6 implants for a top or bottom of your mouth (or both) and you can have the beautiful set of teeth you’ve been dreaming of.Hybrid Dentures
We understand at Burns Dentistry the burden missing teeth can cause. From issues with eating, discomfort and even just self-consciousness, we are always here to help you not only repair the gap, but make sure you are fully satisfied with the results. Don’t let a missing tooth stop you, come in to Burns Dentistry today!Single Dental Implants
Let us transform your smile at Burns Dentistry. Full Mouth Rehabilitation starts with a consultation and examination of your teeth. Your dentist in Sun City will map out with you the best route to achieving a beautiful smile. This may take only 1 or 2 simple cosmetic procedures to get you a high quality, shining smile.Full Mouth Rehabilitation
Wipe away years of discoloration and imperfections from your teeth. The perfect way to easily upgrade your smile. Our expert cosmetic dentists in Sun City can create the perfect veneers to match your style. And what’s even better is that these veneers will look good for years!Dental Veneers
Ready to get those teeth shaped up for good? Whether you are suffering from a gap, misaligned teeth or other tooth imperfections, Invisalign is the perfect way to guide your teeth back into place. Using our discreet “invisible” trays, you can go about straightening your teeth without telling the whole world. You could start seeing results in a matter of weeks.Invisalign
At Burns Dentistry we provide dental bridges to patients who are missing one or more teeth and do not need or want a repair as intensive as a dental implant or partial denture. Dental bridges are more suitable treatments for those missing more visible teeth; our dentists will help you determine if a dental bridge is right for your smile.Dental Bridges
To repair the surface structure and function of your dentition, we offer same day dental crowns in Sun City. This service is typically available in porcelain, gold, or amalgam materials; our Sun City & Sun City West dentists can help you find the material most suitable for your dental needs. We invite you to contact us so that we may address any of your concerns and help you schedule an appointment with our office.Dental Crowns
Root canal treatment has a reputation for being a painful treatment. In reality, however, root canal treatment can often be completed with minimal discomfort thanks to advanced techniques, tools, and anesthesia. Our dentist works hard to provide you with a pleasant, comfortable experience each time you visit our office. We are committed to restoring your smile’s health.Root Canal Therapy
Taking good care of your gums is always a priority. Your gums help to protect your teeth so any signs of an infection must be taken seriously. Burns Dentistry offers periodontal services including gumdisease treatment and reshaping of the gum tissue. Our goal is to help you maintain healthy, infection-free gums and a beautiful smile for years to come.Periodontics
Sedation dentistry is a wonderful choice for patients who feel anxious or nervous about their dental treatment. Sedation dentistry involves using a sedative medication to help you feel more relaxed and calm during your dental visit. All of our sedatives are safe and predictable, and our dentists are extremely trained to deliver this service.Sedation Dentistry
You can count on our team to provide you with a pleasant visit and results that you will be proud to show off. Our patient-oriented team focuses on providing full-service general and implant dental care in our Sun City and Sun City West AZ locations. Our dentists, led by Dr. Jerry Burns, are both professional and personal, giving you an experience that is different from any other in the healthcare industry.
It also reduces the number of visits that patients have to make to the office. Another benefit to our onsite lab is that we continue to implement new technologies to bring you the best dental has to offer, while not having to increase costs. Additionally, because it’s in house you know that it is the highest quality, Burns Quality, as we are able to monitor the entire process. In our labs we can make almost everything you would possibly need. This includes models. Whitening trays, nightguards, crowns, veneers, bridges, custom parts for dental implants, full set zirconia arch, basic dentures and much, much more.
With a fully trained dental team and an inhouse lab to deliver every type of dental procedure, we are fully equipped to customize an exact plan for you and your mouth. At Burns Dentistry, we know that every patient is different and that is why we’ve gone through the care and training to make sure we can deliver exactly what you need. With a personalized treatment plan, you can have the information you need to make an educated decision about your health and your future, with no pressure on our end.