Our Oral Surgeons

 

Dr. Jacob Carroll, DMD

Midwestern University College of Dental Medicine

Banner University Medical Center Phoenix, Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery Residency

Favorite Part of the Job: I am grateful for the opportunity to help patients as they put their trust in me for their surgical needs. I look to help alleviate the anxiety that people have while improving their quality of life.

Interests: Family, church service, sports of all kinds, camping and outdoors activities.

Languages: Russian


 

Dr. Travis Sorensen, DDS

University of Oklahoma, DDS

University of Mississippi, Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery Residency

Favorite Part of the Job: I love being able to take care of a patient that is either scared or in pain, and be able to treat them in a way that alleviates both their fear and pain. Many people have a fear of dentists and an oral surgeon is even scarier. I love treating a patient and having them say, “Wow, that was easy!”

Interests: Golfing, college football, model airplanes, drones, camping, fishing, hiking, skiing.

Languages: Spanish


 

Dr. Carlton Taylor, DMD

The University of Pennsylvania School of Dental Medicine, DMD

Banner University Medical Center Phoenix, Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery Residency

Favorite Part of the Job: I love the satisfaction of helping people get out of pain. Many people come in with not only pain, but fear and anxiety for the treatment. I love when we get the comment, “We are already done?”

Interests: Spending time with family, hiking, rock-climbing, cycling, tennis.

Languages: English


 

Dr. Amogh Velangi, DDS

College of Dentistry, New York University, DDS

New York University/Bellevue Hospital Center, Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery Residency

Favorite Part of the Job: Providing immediate pain relief along with long-term reconstruction for our patients. Also, making them feel as comfortable as possible and giving them a great experience.

Interests: Spending time with family, traveling, watching movies, exercising, and enjoying hockey.