Meet Your Team

picture
Ishaq Ali
D.M.D.
General Dentist

About Me

Dr. Ali says, “I like the hands-on aspect of my profession and the rewards that come with helping my patients by easing their discomfort. Dentistry gives me the opportunity to interact with so many people on a daily basis and to make a positive change in their health, confidence and well being. I always try to create a comforting environment by treating each of my patients like family!”

After graduating from University of Detroit Mercy, Dr. Ali received his Dental Degree from their School of Dentistry. He’s an active member of the International Implant Association. He also speaks Arabic.

Away from the office, Dr. enjoys hiking, Arabian horses and car racing.

Education

  • B.S., Biology–University of Detroit Mercy
  • D.D.S.–University of Detroit Mercy

Affiliations

  • International Implant Association
picture
Khristi Poidmore
DDS
Periodontist

Dr. Poidmore says, “One of the greatest services that I can provide for patients is helping them improve and maintain their oral health. My goal is to provide each patient with the highest quality comprehensive periodontal care. The goal of achieving and maintaining oral health is very important so the patient can function, be comfortable, and be esthetically happy with their teeth for the rest of their life.”

After earing her degree in Biology from the University of San Diego, Dr. Poidmore wa s awareded her Doctor of Dental Surgery from Creighton University School of Dentistry. She received her Certificate of Periodontology from the University of Nebraska Medical Center.

She is a member of many organizations including the American Board of Periodontology, the American Association of Periodontists, the Arizona Association of Periodontists, the Academy of Osseointegration, the American Dental Association, the Arizona Dental Association and the Southern Arizona Dental Society.

When Dr. Poidmore spends time away from the office, she enjoys reading, running, golfing, playing tennis and spending time with her husband and two beautiful children.

-------------------------------------------------------------------------------

Education

  • B.S.,Biology–University of San Diego
  • D.D.S.–Creighton University School of Dentistry
  • Certificate of Periodontology–University of Nebraska Medical Center

Affiliations

  • Diplomate, American Board of Periodontology
  • American Association of Periodontists
  • Arizona Association of Periodontists
  • Academy of Osseointegration.
  • American Dental Association
  • Arizona Dental Association
  • Southern Arizona Dental Society

Gentle Dental

1360 W Irvington Rd Suite 180
Tucson, AZ 85746
520-729-1646

Request an Appointment

View Our Offers

Enroll in Discount Plan

Office Hours:

DayHours
Monday7:00 AM to 5:00 PM
Tuesday7:00 AM to 5:00 PM
Wednesday7:00 AM to 5:00 PM
Thursday7:00 AM to 5:00 PM
Friday7:00 AM to 4:00 PM
SaturdayClosed
SundayClosed