Kara Benkovich, DMD

Doctor of Medicine in Dentistry

Doctor of Medicine in Dentistry

ATSU Arizona School of Dentistry & Oral Health

Masters

Public Health, College of Graduate Health Sciences

Hailing from Buffalo, NY, Dr. Benkovich earned her Bachelor of Science in biology cum laude from High Point University in North Carolina. She received her Doctorate in Dental Medicine from the Arizona School of Dentistry and Oral Health and her masters in public health from the College of Graduate Health Sciences, both through A.T. Still University.

She stays heavily involved in the dental community, particularly with her work as an executive board member for the Arizona Oral Cancer Awareness Walk held annually at the Phoenix Zoo, the Arizona Missions of Mercy dental clinics, Give Kids a Smile events at ASDOH, and serving as a chapter advisory board member for NAU’s Kappa Delta sorority.

Dr. Benkovich is passionate about pediatric dentistry. It allows her to help lay a strong foundation for a life time of optimal oral health and create happy smiles from the beginning. She cares about connecting on a deeper level with every child. Her upbeat personality ensures both kids and parents are excited and comfortable during all visits and truly helps make each family feel like they are hanging out with a friend.

Outside of the office, you can find her reading (she reads almost ten books a month!), practicing calligraphy, playing pickleball, and cheering on the Buffalo Bills. She is also excited and in the busy planning stages for her wedding this upcoming November!