At Lupo Family Dentistry, we believe in never letting our patients feel rushed. We strive to be very caring and dependable and to spend proper time with each one before your visit with Dr. Nick Lupo. Our dentist and team care about each person’s needs entirely, for we are a patient-central practice dedicated to giving you high-quality oral health care in Scottsdale, Arizona! Call 480-661-6541 to speak to a team member about your next visit with us!

Dr. Alice Hsieh, DDS, FACP



    Dr. Alice Hsieh (pronounced “Shay”) is a board-certified prosthodontist, a fellow of the American College of Prosthodontists and a diplomate of the American Board of Prosthodontics. She is uniquely qualified as one of only nine board-certified prosthodontists in the entire state of Arizona. She is also extensively trained in the surgical placement of dental implants.
    Dr. Hsieh completed her Prosthodontics training program at both UCLA and West Los Angeles Veterans Administration Medical Center, where she treated our country’s veterans. After completing her prosthodontics residency, Dr. Hsieh obtained a certificate in a fellowship in implant dentistry from Southern Illinois University. There, she received extensive training in surgical implant dentistry and worked as a faculty member in the dental student clinic.
    Dr. Hsieh was voted Best Dentist in the East Valley Tribune’s Best of Mesa 2016. Dr. Hsieh also serves as the vice president of the Arizona section of the American College of Prosthodontists.
    Dr. Hsieh is originally from Los Angeles and was raised in Taiwan. She has relocated to the Phoenix area along with her husband, Dr. Richard Hernandez, where she has been attempting to get used to the hot summer months! Dr. Hsieh and her husband are the proud parents of their boys, Nathan and Maxwell.

Judy L. – Dental Hygiene

Originally from Long Beach, California, Judy is a graduate from the University of Southern California. With a Bachelor of Science in dental hygiene, she has over 20 years of experience in clinical practice settings. Just two years following graduation, Judy was invited back to USC to be a clinical instructor. She is certified in anesthesia, soft tissue curettage and nitrous oxide sedation. Her goal is to be “gentle but thorough” in all procedures. We are confident that you will find she lives up to her word. Judy moved to Arizona more than 18 years ago with the love of her life and her three beautiful daughters. She has a dog named Gracie and, when not volunteering at CASS, a dental clinic for the homeless, she enjoys reading, hiking and camping. Judy is very passionate about her work and looks forward to meeting you and helping you achieve optimum oral health.

Brittney A. – Dental Assistant

Brittney is a fun, loving young mother who loves being surrounded by her family and friends. She is our lead dental assistant and helps with the front office duties in addition to making sure our patients are comfortable during procedures. Our patients are phenomenal, and we all work really hard to help them receive the best treatment and experience possible. What she enjoys most about her job is helping patients in pain and making sure their mouths are happy and healthy. Outside of work, Brittney loves to spend time with her family, go to the gym, complete DIY projects and cook healthy, nutritious meals.

Kristen C. – Front Desk

Kristen, our front desk attendant, has been associated with this office since 2005. She works with our patients in handling all of their scheduling needs. Most often, it is her friendly voice you hear on the phone reminding you of your appointment. Kristen and her husband, Mark, are parents to Sarah, their only daughter. She has many hobbies outside of the office, including camping, boating and traveling.