Dr. Steven Goldstein

Education & Background

Dr. Steven Goldstein received his Doctor of Dental Surgery (DDS) degree from Georgetown University. After practicing general dentistry for two years in the Washington DC/ Virginia area, Dr Goldstein received three additional years of training at the University of Pennsylvania in their Periodontal Prosthesis program studying complex full mouth rehabilitations with natural teeth and dental implants. He opened his practice in Scottsdale, Arizona in 1990.

Areas of Expertise

Restorative and cosmetic dentistry, including dental implants, crowns, veneers, bridges, full-mouth restorations and dentures. Dr. Goldstein also performs basic dental procedures such as fillings, with an emphasis on minimally invasive dentistry.

Phoenix Magazine Top Dentist

National Lecturer

2021 AAOMS Dental Implant Conference

Dr. Goldstein lectures nationally on implant, cosmetic, and advanced restorative dentistry, as well as dental digital photography. He currently is an instructor for the Straumann® Blueprint Program, and has given programs for DentalXP, the Seattle Study Club , BIOMET 3i, Nobel Biocare and many other independent study clubs. He is an online “Xpert” for DentalXP providing online video lectures to the professional dental community. He has presented his lectures across the U.S. at many important national dental conferences.

This Straumann ad was made in Scottsdale in 2018. The video shows my reaction to their new digital technology. It was a lot of fun making this video!


On a personal level, Dr. Goldstein enjoys competitive cycling, digital photography, and drumming. He met his wife Holly on a blind date playing a drums in a rock band. Their son Griffin is an athlete, guitarist and college student at NAU.

Hobbies Dr. Steven Goldstein Dentist Scottsdale, AZ

American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry
The world’s largest organization for cosmetic dental professionals who are dedicated to advancing excellence in the art and science of comprehensive cosmetic dentistry.

American Dental Association
Powering the profession of dentistry and to assist our members in advancing the overall oral health of patients. Together with our 163,000+ members, we’ve been driving dentistry forward for over 160 years.

Academy of Osseointegration
The mission of AO is to improve oral health by advancing the science, ethics, and practice of implant dentistry and related technologies, and to support the professional needs of its members worldwide.

Spear Study Club
The most established network of study clubs in the world, with thousands of members and hundreds of active clubs that offer small-group learning supported by prescribed curriculum.

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