Meet Our Dentists Seattle
We are award-winning, locally known as the Best Dentists in Seattle
Our Seattle dentist team has been focusing on natural and healthy smiles for the last 20 years. At Seattle Crown Hill Dental, our dentists always try to understand your dental needs and explain the entire dental procedure with the highest quality of care and state-of-the-art technology.
Dzon M. Nguyen, DDS., MAGD., FICOI.
General Dentistry, Master, Academy of General Dentist, Fellow, International Congress of Oral Implantologist
Dr. Nguyen is an expert at taking care of his patients. He loves his work and is determined to make each patient raving fans.
His goal is to provide quality services for his patients to achieve long term good dental health. He believes healthy and beautiful smiles can be possible with regularly scheduled appointments and proper preventive dental care. Dr. Nguyen is trained in the most advanced techniques. Dr. Nguyen features CEREC CAD/CAM porcelain crowns in one appointment. He is both a beta tester for this amazing technology and an instructor for certifying new doctors as well as teaching advance certification. Dr. Nguyen continues to advance our available care by providing dental implant surgery and restoration here in our office. He was one of the first general dentists in Washington State to be certified with Invisalign. He was awarded the “Invisalign Innovator” award in 2003, “Top 100 Invisalign Dentist in the Country” in 2002-4, and is the first general dentist to be awarded Premier Status with Invisalign. Previous to this, he had completed a two year orthodontic course sponsored by the Academy of General Practice Orthodontics.
Dr. Nguyen holds a Mastership in the Academy of General Dentistry (MAGD) representing the highest honors a members can achieve. This requires 1100 hours of CE credits with 400 hours of it being participating. These designations are awarded for completion of the most rigorous continuing dental education programs. He has also been awarded the distinction of Fellowship in the International Congress of Oral Implantologist (FICOI). The ICOI is a worldwide organization of leading dental implantologists. Dr. Nguyen was awarded the honor of Fellow by demonstrating his advanced knowledge and surgical ability in implant dentistry.
Dr. Dzon Nguyen enjoys all facets of dentistry from preventative to the most complex dental cosmetic procedure. He received his Doctor of Dental Surgery at the University of Maryland in Baltimore. He is an active member of the Seattle King County Dental Society, The Washington State Dental Association, The American Dental Association, and The Academy of General Dentistry.
He enjoys skiing, snowboarding, wake boarding, wake surfing road and mountain biking with his college sweetheart and their three girls.
Katherine Dubois, DMD.
Orthodontics, General, and Cosmetic Dentistry
Dr Dubois grew up in historic New Bedford, MA, about an hour South of Boston. She attended Boston University and acquired dual degrees in Philosophy and Biology. She then attended Tufts University School of Dental Medicine to obtain her D.M.D..After finishing dental school she completed a General Practice Residency at the University of Washington where she honed her existing skills and expanded her scope.
After residency Dr. Dubois moved to Wrangell, Alaska as the only dentist in a small island community. After a year of public service she felt the pull of the beautiful city of Seattle and returned to settle here. Since returning to Seattle she has immersed herself in continuing education across many areas of general dentistry including management of the fearful patient or medically complex patient, root canal treatment, implant placement and restoration, and even forensic dentistry.
Dr. Dubois enjoys the ability of a General Dentist to provide a wide range of care including restorative dentistry, oral surgery and root canals. She takes pride in her ability to help others feel comfortable at the dentist and believes that one of the major perks of her career is making long term relationships with patients.
In her spare time Dr. Dubois loves all things food, including home cooking as much as she can from scratch, and visiting the many wonderful local restaurants here in the NW. She also enjoys reading, travelling and especially spending time with her giant Great Dane at home or on walks by Lake Washington.
Marissa Bender, DMD, MBA, FICD, FACD
General & Cosmetic Dentistry
Dr Marissa N. Bender received her first dental degree from the University of the East in the Philippines. She received her second dental degree from the University of Pennsylvania, Program for Advanced Standing Students in Philadelphia. After graduation, she returned to the Pacific Northwest and opened up a solo practice.
Dr. Bender believes in educating her patients so that they can make informed decisions about their care. She likes being a general dentist because she can provide comprehensive care including restoring smiles and alleviating pain. She has a gentle demeanor and genuinely cares about her patients’ well-being. Her gentle-touch style of dentistry puts her patients at ease. She is thorough, yet conservative in her treatment approach, with an eye towards prevention. She is a strong advocate for healthy smiles through regularly scheduled maintenance visits.
Always seeking to improve her skills, Dr. Bender regularly attends continuing education classes. She has recently completed all the educational requirements for Fellowship to the Academy of General Dentistry. She is also very actively involved in organized dentistry and holds Leadership positions with the Washington State Dental Association, Snohomish County Dental Association and the American Dental Association. She strongly believes in giving back to the community and the profession by volunteering in dental missions, both locally and internationally. She is fluent in Spanish and Filipino.
In her spare time, she likes to solve sudoku and word puzzles. She also travels extensively.
Come see us! We are near the intersection of NW 85th St. and 14th Ave NW just down the block from Walgreens and Safeway. Parking is on the south side of building.
Our Seattle Dentist OfficeCrown Hill Dental
Address: 1421 NW 85th St, Seattle, WA 98117
Phone: (206) 789-0111
Schedule a Visit
Mon: 8AM - 5PM
Tue: 8AM - 6PM
Wed: 8AM - 5PM
Tue: 8AM - 6PM
Wed: 8AM - 5PM
Thu: 8AM - 5PMDental Emergency?
Fri: 8AM - 4PM
Sat & Sun: Closed
Fri: 8AM - 4PM
Sat & Sun: Closed
If your tooth has been damaged or you are in pain, call (206) 789-0111 immediately so that we can schedule your appointment and treat the issue as soon as possible.
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