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Dr. Rakesh Pema, DDS

Dentist | General Practice

Practice Philosophy

Traditional Medicine




Dr. Rakesh D. Pema is a Cosmetic Dentist serving the Mesa area for more than 12 years. Dr. Pema is experienced in Mini Dental Implants, Periodontal (Gum) Disease Therapy and Composite Fillings.

Education and Training

University of Michigan B.S. 1997

University Of Detroit Mercy School Of Dentistry D.D.S. 2001

Provider Details

MaleEnglish 23 years of experience


  • Cosmetic Dentistry
  • Dental Bonding
  • Cosmetic Gum Surgery
  • Porcelain Crowns
  • Dental Bridges
  • Dental Implants
  • Mini Dental Implants
  • Dental Veneers
  • Dental Inlays And Onlays
  • Removable Dentures
  • Teeth Whitening
  • Composite Fillings
  • Dental Exams And X-rays
  • Periodontal (gum) Disease Therapy
  • Dental Cleanings
  • Root Canal Therapy
  • Tooth Extractions
  • Dental Sealants
  • Clearcorrect

Dr. Rakesh Pema, DDS's reviews

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Patient Experience with Dr. Pema


Based on 23 reviews

Dr. Rakesh Pema, DDS has a rating of 5 out of 5 stars based on the reviews from 23 patients. FindaTopDoc has aggregated the experiences from real patients to help give you more insights and information on how to choose the best Dentist in your area. These reviews do not reflect a providers level of clinical care, but are a compilation of quality indicators such as bedside manner, wait time, staff friendliness, ease of appointment, and knowledge of conditions and treatments.
  • R. b.

    Kind quick and clean!.

  • Pedro p.

    very good .

  • Joseph p.

    great care.

  • Charyn g.

    I love my "teeth peeps"!.

  • Danielle w.

    I had a great visit here! Keep up the great work. Definitely coming back!.

  • Kathleen h.

    Very informative, professional and thorough!.

  • Norman t.

    Great cleaning..

  • Kristi b.

    Excellent Dentist.

  • Kristian n.

    caring dentist.

  • Michael l.

    Awesome Dentist.

  • C. c.

    first timer.

  • Tamalla d.

    A great initial visit!.

  • J. z.


  • Rock g.


  • Isaac o.

    Awesome first time at the dentist.

  • N. w.

    Very informative.

  • D. .

    Amazing Dentist.

  • Norma w.

    Painless Visit.

  • T. k.

    Great Experience.

  • Orson w.

    Simple procedure but all went well.

  • Anonymous

    very professional.

  • Mitch p.

    felt very comfortable and taken care of.

  • Jessica a.

    great service!.

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Media Releases

Get to know General & Cosmetic Dentist Dr.  Rakesh D. Pema, who serves patients in Goodyear and Mesa, Arizona.

Dr. Pema is a general & cosmetic dentist who is currently serving patients’ dental needs at Goodyear Modern Dentistry in Arizona. He and his team of professionals at Goodyear Modern Dentistry are committed to offering the latest in dental technology, including single visit crowns, digital x-rays, professional teeth whitening, veneers, implants, and oral cancer screenings.

Dr. Pema is also serving patients’ dental needs at his private dental practice, Pema Dental Center in Mesa, Arizona. There, he and his staff are committed to giving patients the best smile they have ever had, one that they can truly be proud of, all while feeling comfortable and truly cared for. 

Dr. Pema offers advanced dentistry in a relaxed, caring atmosphere. His philosophy is to treat patients like family with gentle, friendly care. “As my patient, you can expect a thorough and gentle exam using the latest state-of-the-art equipment. I will tailor a treatment plan specific to your unique needs and together, we will help you achieve improved oral health and the beautiful smile you deserve” as stated by Dr. Pema. 

Dr. Pema earned his Doctor of Dental Surgery degree from the University of Detroit Mercy School of Dentistry in 2001. He also holds a Bachelor of Science degree in biology and biological anthropology from the University of Michigan. 

Dr. Pema is a Fellow of the International Dental Implant Association. The International Dental Implant Association is an alumni network for dentists who have taken Implant Seminars dental continuing education courses. Dr. Pema’s favorite sports team is University of Michigan football. In his spare time, he enjoys hiking, camping, and skiing in Big Bear with his wife, Nisha, and their three children – Leya, Raaya, and Anaya.

Dentistry, also known as Dental and Oral Medicine, is a branch of medicine that consists of the study, diagnosis, prevention, and treatment of diseases, disorders, and conditions of the oral cavity. As a general & cosmetic dentist, Dr. Pema has the skills needed to complete an array of commonly performed dental procedures that are simple or complex in nature. He is also a certified Invisalign provider. 

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