Raymond A. Skinner, DDS


1277 East Missouri Suite 102
Phoenix, AZ 85014
(602) 266-5896



Specialist in Periodontics


  • Dental Implant Surgery
  • Dental Implant Reconstruction
  • Bone Preservation & Grafting
  • Periodontal Plastic Surgery
  • Periodontal Therapy
  • Periodontal Microsurgery

About Dr. Skinner

Dr. Skinner has been an accomplished Periodontist since 1975 and has been placing dental implants since 1989.

He began his educational career attending the renowned University of the Pacific School of Dentistry.  While there, he was placed on the Dean’s List every year and honored with the Undergraduate Award in Periodontics.  In 1975, he received both a Master of Science in Oral Biology and a Certification in Periodontology from the prestigious Loyola University Dental School.  He has remained dedicated to furthering his education and takes over 30 hours of continuing education each year.

A published researcher, he has advanced clinical training in dental implantology, bone regeneration, oral plastic surgery and microsurgery.  He has studied abroad at the Branemark Institute, one of the original founders of dental implant technology.

His qualifications extend beyond his experience and training to included ongoing participation in his professional community.   He is a active member in the American Academy of Periodontology, the Academy of Microscopic Enhanced Dentistry and the Arizona Society of Periodontists.

About the Practice

Dental Implants are the most comfortable and natural replacement for missing teeth. Dr. Skinner has been placing dental implant for over 20 years and has had extensive clinical training n this area.  He and his staff are well equipped to provide you with safe, state-of-the-art care.

He is extensively trained and equipped to provide advanced cosmetic periodontal care using microsurgical techniques.  Microsurgical procedures tend to heal faster and create more aesthetically pleasing results.

Your Initial Consultation

On your first visit to our office, you will recieve an extensive examination.  All alternatives for care will be discussed.  We recognize the apprehension that may come before dental work, and will take special care to put you at ease.  We want you to proceed only with your full understanding and confidence.

When appropriate, dental implant will be worked in to your treatment plan.  We believe they are the optimum choice for replacing missing teeth.