Hi! My name is John Antonio, Jr, DMD and it is with great excitement to announce my addition to the team of professionals at Phoenician Dental Center! I am happy to let you know I share the same high standards for comprehensive patient care that you have come to value from Phoenician Dental Center. I am confident you will find me to be a true pleasure and complimentary addition. I was born and raised in Albuquerque, New Mexico and I received my Undergraduate Education from Baylor University and the University of New Mexico where I received my Degree in Biology and Chemistry. I completed my Doctor of Dental Medicine Degree at AT Still University-Arizona School of Dentistry and Oral Health in Mesa, Arizona. Upon graduating from dental school, I returned back to New Mexico to continue practicing General Dentistry for Presbyterian Medical Services. I have returned to Arizona and with my enthusiasm and clinical skills, I believe wholeheartedly I am an ideal practitioner to add to the Phoenician Dental Center. When I am not practicing Dentistry, I enjoy traveling, reading and producing music. My physical activity through biking, exercising and swimming keeps me on the move for optimal health. Also, I enjoy Puppy Sitting and taking care of my my sister's Siberian Husky! I am blessed to have have become apart of {Insert Dental Office} and my addition to the practice will offer an increase in availability of service hours for your convenience. I welcome you to contact the office to set a time to come in and meet myself and the rest of the Phoenician Dental Center Team. Your continued confidence in our office,  is truly remarkable. Warm Regards,




Dr. Pham loves his profession because it gives him the opportunity to interact with so many people on a daily basis. 

He feels fortunate to have a career that allows him to improve the patients health, confidence and self-esteem.

Dr. Pham received his BS in biology from the University of California in Santa Barba. 

Earned his DDS certificate from Howard University School of Dentistry in Washington DC.




Dr Chandan Walia, has been Practicing Implantologist and Periodontist for many years now. In 2001,  he received his degree as a Doctor of Dental Surgery from New York University, NY. After graduation Dr Walia completed a year of training in a specialty program in Oral Medicine at University of Medicine and Dentistry, NJ and the following year as a Chief Resident in Advanced Hospital Dentistry at Lutheran Medical Centre, Brooklyn, NY. He obtained a Certificate in the field of Implant Dentistry & Periodontology in 2006 from the prestigious University of Medicine and Dentistry, NJ. His specialty work includes Implant Dentistry, Diagnosis & treatment planning gum disease, periodontal plastic surgery involving root coverage, surgical extractions with bone grafting, guided bone regeneration and augmentation, ridge splitting and expansion, internal and external maxillary sinus lifts.

Dr. Walia regularly attends conferences & continuing education courses across the globe. He was a visiting clinical attending doctor at various re-knowned hospitals in New York City area. He has a genuine desire to provide comprehensive non surgical and surgical Periodontal care to patients of all ages. He is committed to providing the highest standards & state of the art treatment available and encourages you to have an informative session to know the current condition of oral health & various treatment techniques & alternatives available to enhance oral health. In his free time, he likes to travel the world, play Lots of Golf & Tennis and Play musical Instruments.

He is a member of the American Academy of Periodontology and is licensed in the states of New York, New Jersey, California & Arizona




Dr. Cipriano is a very well reknowned Endodontist in the valley, with 3 decades of mastery & excellence in root canal therapy. 

Married and blessed with four children. When not with family or practicing his specialty, he enjoys biking and outdoor activities. 

He also likes going to Phoenix Suns and Arizona Diamondbacks games to relax.

Professional Associations

American Institute of Oral Biology


Graduated cum laude from Rochester Institute of  Technology

Volunteer/Service Experience

Graduate instructor, GPR at Kino Community Hospital in Tucson Arizona.


D.DS. University of Iowa; Iowa City. lA

MS. Biomedical Engineering

Iowa State University: Ames. lA

M.S Endodontics

University of Iowa: Iowa City, lA

BS. Biology. Rochester institute of

Technology. Rocheiter. NX

Residency. GPR; University of Iowa

Hospitals and Clinics Iowa City: lA

Endodontic  Residency

University of lowa: Iowa City. lA