You might ask yourself, what exactly sets Zarikta Dental apart from other dental offices in the Clovis, NM area? Our answer: it's our dentists. Doctors Brian and Michael Zarikta work hard to provide the highest quality of dental care
to patients both young and old. They understand that going to the dentist can make some people anxious, which is why they take the time to make every patient feel as comfortable as possible when they come in for an appointment.
If the idea of going to the dentist scares you, there's no reason to be ashamed. Like our slogan states, “We cater to cowards!” We are proud to offer oral conscious sedation dentistry to help ease the nerves of our more anxious patients. This way, you can get the dental treatment you need, without feeling any fear.
If you have any questions or would like to schedule a dental appointment, call our office during regular business hours at 575-762-4501. We look forward to hearing from you!
For more than 30 years, Dr. Brian Zarikta has provided caring dentistry to Clovis, NM and the surrounding area.
Brian did his undergraduate work at the University of New Mexico. He proceeded to graduate from Baylor College of Dentistry in 1977 where he was chosen for the Odontological Honor Society based on his high academic achievements.
He has studied orthodontics through the American Orthodontic Society, and continues to study dentistry through many classes. The renowned Pankey Institute and the Scottsdale Center for Dentistry are just two of the establishments where he has completed his studies.
Dr. Brian Zarikta has been married for 45 years to Marilyn, who also works in the office. They have three grown children and ten grandchildren. Brian is an avid bicyclist, using both mountain and road bikes. He is also very talented in woodworking, enjoying cabinetry and miscellaneous projects.
Dr. Brian Zarikta is a member of the American Dental Association, the Academy of General Dentistry, the New Mexico Dental Association and the American Orthodontic Society.
Michael graduated cum laude in Biochemistry from Texas A&M, West Texas, where he taught Organic Chemistry Lab. He also won academic all-conference playing soccer for the University.
He then graduated from Baylor College of Dentistry in 2008 where he held the honor of being on the board that interviewed prospective students coming to the Dentistry Program. Continuing his education through classes has also been a high priority of his. He just finished completing 100 hours of orthodontic training.
Dr. Michael Zarikta is married to Julia, who is a hairdresser.. They have two amazing boys. Michael has been involved in the community by coaching his son's little league teams, in a variety of sports, ever since his son has been old enough to play.
Dr. Michael Zarikta is a member of the American Dental Association, the Academy of General Dentistry and the New Mexico Dental Association.