Water Front Dentistry
At WaterfrontDentistry, our mission is to make a positive difference in the lives of everyone in the family. Our offices care about the smile and oral hygiene of everyone, from the children, youth, and adults in your family. We show we care by offering the highest-quality dental care in a private-office atmosphere. Dr. Bazilus and the team at Waterfront Dentistry are all highly educated and trained, honest, compassionate and committed to providing dental care that improves patient health, appearance, self-confidence, and overall quality of life. This is the philosophy that holds true at both of our locations in Phoenix and our Dental office in Scottsdale.
Dr. Taylor Field attended Oklahoma State University for his undergraduate studies, where he received his B.S. in Biological Sciences, along with a minor in Microbiology. Dr. Field played varsity baseball at Oklahoma State, and then joined the Athletic Department as a tutor for student-athletes in microbiology, biology, and zoology.
Dr. Field then attended dental school and received his doctorate degree (D.D.S) at the University of Oklahoma College of Dentistry. After dental school Dr. Field aspired to advance his dental skill set, so he applied and was accepted in an Advanced Education in General Dentistry (AEGD) residency at the University of Oklahoma College of Dentistry, where he was one of six residents selected.
During his time at the AEGD residency, Dr. Field attained formal training and hands-on experience in complex dental procedures, such as placing dental implants, performing sinus lifts, bone grafting techniques, full mouth rehabilitations, and esthetic cosmetic cases. With the advanced knowledge acquired during his residency, Dr. Field enjoys being able to present and treat all his patients with a variety of techniques that best fit the patient’s needs and desires, while maintaining proper function and predictability.
Dr. Field moved to the Phoenix area in 2017 to set roots down in the warmer weather and plentiful sunshine that Arizona offers. He enjoys hiking with his Sheepadoodle dog (Walter), playing in city recreational softball and basketball leagues, exploring the different restaurant and social scenes of the valley, golfing, working out, and being a member of Suns Charities 88.
Dr. Field has served time at free dental care Mission of Mercy weekends in both Oklahoma and Arizona, attended a dental/medical mission trip to Haiti, and worked part-time on a mobile dental bus providing basic dental services to rehabilitation centers and homeless shelters.
Dr. Bazilus completed his undergraduate studies at Arizona State University, where he graduated, Magna Cum Laude, with a B.S. in Business with an emphasis in Chemistry. He received his DDS from the University of Colorado Health Sciences Center and completed an Advanced General Dentistry (AEGD) Residency at the Audie L. Murphy VA Hospital in San Antonio, Texas. During his residency, Dr. Bazilus honed his skills in, dental implant surgery, wisdom teeth extraction, IV sedation, and complex oral surgery.
As an AEGD resident at the VA Hospital, Dr. Bazilus underwent comprehensive I.V. sedation and oral surgical training on healthy, as well as medically complex veterans. His passion for IV sedation and oral surgery came during this time. As a result, he has decided to focus his scope of practice on providing IV sedation and surgical services for dental practices throughout the Phoenix metro area.
Dr. Bazilus returned to Phoenix in 2007 to take advantage of the activities available in Arizona, especially hunting, hiking, and fishing. He also loves to golf, surf, and to travel internationally with his family. Dr. Bazilus places a high priority on community service. He’s a volunteer with several charitable organizations in the Phoenix area, including the Boys and Girls Club and Give Kids a Smile. His true passion is providing dentistry to underserved communities throughout the world. Dr. Bazilus has lead and has been a part of numerous dental missions providing charitable dentistry in Honduras, Belize, Veracruz and Sinaloa, Mexico.
What Our Patients Are Saying
“Probably my favorite dentist office. The staff is incredibly friendly and helpful. They make you feel welcomed and take such good care of everyone.”
“This office has been such a joy to work with. I’ve always been terrified of the dentist, but for some reason I have never been nervous to see the dentist here.”
“This is such a wonderful dental office. Our whole family feels more than comfortable here and the kids love Dr. B!”
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