Meet Your Dental Team
Kelly Wettstein, DMD
Originally from Oregon, Dr. Wettstein graduated from Brigham Young University with a Bachelors of Science Degree. He then went on to study at Case Western Reserve University School of Dental Medicine, where he graduated in the top 10% of his class. While at dental school Dr. Wettstein received an honor from the American Equilibration Society for Outstanding Performance in the Science of Occlusion and Temporomandibular Joint Function. An avid believer in the importance of continuing education, Dr. Wettstein has since been certified as a provider of Invisalign technology, the brace-free teeth straightening process. He is also a certified provider of implant dentistry. A member of the National Dental Association, Academy of General Dentistry, American Dental Association, and Arizona Dental Association, Dr. Wettstein knows the power of knowledge gained from peer education.
Dr. Wettstein values getting to know each patient on a first-name basis and is a true hometown dentist, involved in his community, church, and neighborhood. Having had family in the Chandler/Gilbert area since 2005, Dr. Wettstein knew this place would make a perfect home.
Dr. Wettstein and his wife Lynnette have been married since 1999 and have three children. Together, they enjoy water sports, traveling and spending time with family and friends.
Jeremy Skinner, DDS
Elliot Martich DMD
Dr. Martich was born in Indiana in a small town on Lake Michigan, but quickly became an Arizona transplant. From the age of two, Dr. Martich was able to establish roots in a rapidly growing Valley, eventually attending high school at Brophy College Prep. Dr. Martich completed his undergraduate education at the University of Arizona, majoring in Physiology through the College of Medicine. Following undergrad, Dr. Martich was presented with the opportunity to return to the Valley and become a member of the inaugural class of Midwestern's College of Dental Medicine.
Dr. Martich enjoys employing modern dental technologies and materials in the practice of dentistry, while also staying focused on the fundamentals. Being a member of the My Family Dental Centers group has enabled Dr. Martich to expand his clinical abilities through mentorship with his experienced colleagues. Dr. Martich's goal is to work with patients as a team and help them achieve a healthy mouth and a smile they will be proud to display. Dr. Martich is a member of the Arizona Dental Association.
Dr. Martich has an intense passion for mountain biking, which has taken him from Sedona to New Mexico. Ranking far behind bikes, he also enjoys home improvement, computers and cooking.
Timothy Yu, DMD - Orthodontist
Originally from the Midwest, Dr. Timothy Yu was born and raised in Michigan and went to Oberlin College in Ohio where he earned a Bachelor’s Degree in biology. He continued his love of science by attending Temple University School of Dentistry in Pennsylvania where he earned his Doctor of Dental Medicine Degree graduating near the top of his class.
During dental school he found his life’s calling—orthodontics, and continued his pursuit by remaining at Temple University to complete his orthodontic residency earning a Master’s of Science Degree and Orthodontic Specialty Certificate. During residency he was able to explore many cutting-edge areas of orthodontics culminating in his master’s thesis studying the effectiveness of Invisalign compared to conventional braces. As a resident he also enjoyed introducing dental students in the intricacies of orthodontics as a preclinical lab instructor. In 2008 he moved to Phoenix with his wife Lucia and began to set roots welcoming their first child Noah in 2010.
Dr. Yu is Board Certified by the American Board of Orthodontics, and is an active member of the American Association of Orthodontists, Pacific Coast Society of Orthodontists, and American Board of Orthodontics. In his spare time he loves golfing and spending time with his wife and family
Your Team For Quality Care
Call Copper Family Dental in Queen Creek today to schedule your appointment or consultation. Our Queen Creek dental office serves families from Chandler, Gilbert, Apache Junction, and surrounding areas with excellent clinical care and personalized service.