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9188 E. San Salvador Dr., #105, Scottsdale, AZ 85258

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Dr. Douglas Beischel, DDS

As a skilled practitioner of dentistry I have an eye for detail and quality. I have 30 years of experience serving both Paradise Valley and Scottsdale. I always strive to have a gentle hand, approach everyone with compassion and kindness, and provide the highest-quality dentistry.

Dr Kylin Chen

Dr. Doug Beischel was born and raised in Calgary Alberta Canada. He is the third of five children. He has three older sisters and a younger brother. His mother and two sisters reside in Calgary. His other sister lives in Raotan Honduras and his younger brother and family are in Kansas City. He graduated from Bishop Grandin High School and received the Rutherford Academic Scholarship on completion of High School. He graduated with a Bachelor of Science degree from the University of Western Ontario and obtained his Doctorate of Dental Surgery from the University Of Iowa College Of Dentistry in 1993.

Dr. Beischel has been in private practice in both Scottsdale and Paradise Valley for 29 years. He is a longstanding member of the American Dental Association, Arizona State Dental association, the Central Arizona Dental Society, and The Academy of General Dentistry. Dr Beischel has been in leadership positions in all these associations. He is a past President of the Arizona Academy of General Dentistry.

Dr. Beischel did post graduate studies with the Foundation for Advanced Continuing Education with Dr. Tom Basta in Burlingame California. Dr. Beischel volunteered at John C. Lincoln children’s dental clinic for over 20 years and was the volunteer Chief of Staff for the clinic for five of those years. He has been associated with the Central Arizona Dental Association’s Mission of Mercy event annually since its inception was the Triage lead the past 7 years.

He is the proud father of four children. His oldest son Lyndon is 21 and graduating from W.P.Carey School of Business at A.S.U. with a degree in Finance. He plans to start his MBA next year. His daughter Lara (19) is also studying business at W.P. Carey. His youngest daughter Liv (17) is a senior at Arcadia High School and is planning on attending A.S.U. next year and has applied to the Barrett’s Honors program. His youngest son Lars (15) is a sophomore at Arcadia High and is playing on the JV soccer team. All four of his children are fluent in French, Spanish and Mandarin.

Dr. Beischel enjoys an excellent reputation as both a dentist and a leader in the Dental Community. In his free time he enjoys: hiking, camping, golfing, and travelling to new places. Dr. Beischel is engaged to be married. His fiancée Laurie McDonnell is a busy professional in her own right. Laurie and her daughter Chelsea (32) co-own Locality Real Estate. Laurie is the designated broker. Laurie’s son Reilly (20) is taking courses at Chandler CC and will be transferring to A.S.U. next year.

Fun Facts

When you meet me, you will find that I have a calming demeanor, a pleasant wit, and a genuine interest in your well-being.

From the desk of Drs. Eric and Kylin Chen:

We want to thank you for your confidence and trust in allowing us, Dr. Beischel and the Cholla Family Dentistry team to care for your dental needs through the years. We love our patients and are passionate about delivering the best and most advanced dentistry possible. Consistent with the motivation for continued growth and skill development in caring for our patients, there will be a change at the practice beginning in mid-May 2022.

Dr. Eric Chen has been accepted to pursue additional training as a Dental Anesthesiologist and will be leaving in May for a 36-month residency at the prestigious NYU Langone Health medical center in New York City. Dr. Kylin Chen will be relocating to New York with her husband and daughter where she will continue her career as a dentist while Dr. Eric completes his residency.

Many of you already know our partner at Cholla Family Dentistry, Dr. Doug Beischel. He will continue as the primary dentist at the practice during our absence. Dr. Beischel is a skilled dental practitioner with 30 years of experience in both Paradise Valley and Scottsdale. For those that haven’t worked with him yet, you will enjoy his friendly personality and be impressed with his gentle hand and quality dentistry. Learn more about Dr. Beischel by clicking here >

Thank you again for your long-time loyalty and trust. We count many of you as friends. We are confident you will continue to receive the best care at Cholla Family Dentistry, where Dr. Beischel and the team are dedicated to optimizing the life-long health and appearance of your smile in a friendly, comfortable, and state-of-the-art environment. The office continues to be in-network with most of the major insurance carriers to maximize your coverage and offers a custom in-office discount dental plan for those without insurance.

Dr. Beischel and our team, who you already know and love are eager to continue to serve you in all of your dental needs

If you have any questions, please email us at [email protected],/p>


Drs. Eric and Kylin Chen

Dr. Eric and Dr. Kylin