Linda Beguin, DDS
Dr. Beguin is both a clinician and administrator. She has been in private practice and served for a number of years as dental director for CIGNA Healthcare of Arizona. She served as dental program manager in the Arizona Department of Health Services and is currently the dental consultant to the Arizona Department of Insurance.
Dr. Beguin is certified in healthcare quality management by the American Board of Quality Assurance and monitors quality assurance and training at Centercare.
Dr. Beguin was introduced to dentistry in high school while working as a dental assistant in the Mercy Care Clinic. She entered dental school at UCLA after college and graduated at the top of her class. She returned to Phoenix as one of the first women to practice dentistry in Arizona.
Dr. Beguin’s earliest dreams weren’t dentistry. Throughout childhood she wanted to be a ballet dancer and studied and performed under Kelly Brown at the Phoenix School of Ballet. She continued dancing through college and later. She maintains agility today with Pilates and Yoga. Dr. Beguin paints, throws pottery and is an accomplished jeweler and silversmith.