We are a general dental practice in the Phoenix area serving patients of all ages. When you visit our location, you will enjoy high quality dental care from our dentist, Dr. Ito, who provides a unique, caring, and personal approach to dentistry. Our team members are experienced and work alongside Dr. Ito to provide a trustworthy, safe, and relaxing dental experience. When it comes to our dental services, you can rest assured knowing that you won’t get better treatment anywhere else.

Our practice thrives on the referrals of our longtime, happy patients. We see patients that drive from miles away just to continue receiving the personalized care that Sonoran Hills Dental offers. We are always accepting new patients so if you are in need of dentistry that you can rely on, choose our knowledge and expertise today!

Meet Dr. Collin Ito

Dr. Ito is a friendly, passionate dentist who is invested in his community and in providing the best dental services in Phoenix for General, Family, Cosmetic, and Emergency Dentistry. Relationships are a priority for Dr. Ito, and this can be seen in the sincere interest and concern he has for all his patients and the strong partnerships he has throughout the community.


Dr. Ito obtained his undergraduate degree in Zoology from Weber State University in Ogden, Utah and his DMD from Tufts University in Boston, Massachusetts.

He specializes in the following areas: general, family, cosmetic, pediatric and emergency dentistry.

Personal Life

Dr. Ito loves sports and can be found playing tennis on a weekly basis, as well as assistant coaching for the Desert Vista High School Men’s Tennis team. In addition to this, Dr. Ito enjoys coaching local community sports teams and is a volunteer leader for Boy Scouts of America – he is Merit Badge-certified for Dentistry. He not only loves to follow professional tennis, but gets involved with Fantasy Football and March Madness. He and his wife, Kristin and their two children, are actively involved in their local church group and enjoy hiking, entertaining and spending time with family and friends.

Jennifer Dahman

Originally from Massachusetts, Jennifer has been providing Dental Hygiene Care for our patients since 2005. She received her degree in Dental Hygiene from Forsythe School for Dental Hygienists. She brings over 22 years of experience to the team, including experience in pediatric and general dentistry and periodontology. She is also certified for Category 2 Dental Laser use. She keeps us on our toes with her quick wit. She and her husband have two boys and a Labradoodle named Dunkin.

Haley Hoelscher, RDH

Haley provides Dental Hygiene Care for our patients. She launched her hygiene career in her home state of Illinois, and then relocated to Arizona where we quickly snatched her up! Helping patients feel comfortable during and after receiving dental care is a top priority for her, so she fits right into our team. She particularly finds satisfaction in assisting patients with dental anxiety, having experienced it herself. In her free time, she enjoys riding horses, hiking, exercise classes, and hanging with her Pomeranian, Bruiser.

Laura Rios

Laura Rios is a Southern California native, with over 6 years of Dental Assisting experience. She is easy going, efficient, and helpful! Outside of the office, Laura enjoys running, hiking, and spending time with her family and friends.

Kristin Ito

As Practice Administrator for our team, Kristin juggles human resources, marketing, accounting and IT functions in our office. She earned a degree in Spanish from Brigham Young University in Provo. She worked in both the non-profit and corporate worlds prior to becoming involved in the field of dentistry. Kristin and her husband, Dr. Ito, and their two children love staying busy as a family and involved in the community.

Linda Van

Linda Van serves as our Patient Care Coordinator. She manages scheduling, communication, and treatment coordination. She facilitates visits to our office that are smooth, convenient, and consistent. A Phoenix transplant, originally from Ottowa, Canada, Linda enjoys spending time with her family and English Bulldog, Cobe.