Arch Dental has an experienced and highly trained staff. Dr. Harris and his team have over 150 collective years of experience in dentistry. In addition, Dr. Harris and Dr. Seluk have a vast amount of continuing dental education, far exceeding their state requirements dentists, allowing them to give you state-of-the-art service. Many specialty services are done at Arch Dental at fees below what a specialist would charge.
Dr. Michael Harris, DDS
Background: Dr. Harris graduated from the University of Michigan Dental School in 1985. He has advanced training and a fellowship in dental implants. Dr. Harris continues to take dental education courses to stay abreast of the latest advancements in dentistry.
Personal: Enjoys spending time with his wife and son. Also enjoys landscaping, animals, riding motorcycles, fitness, and group exercise classes including step aerobics and weight resistance and yoga.
Dr. David Seluk, DDS
Background: Dr. Seluk attended Wayne State University before completing dental school at New York University in 1995 along with advanced education in general dentistry at Lutheran hospital in 1996. Dr. Seluk has also completed continuing education courses in Implant, invisalign, rotary endodontics and laser technology.
Personal: I'm excited to be a part of Arch Dental. I have lived in Royal Oak for 20 years and love this area, I have three beautiful children, two boys and one girl. My youngest is in sixth grade, one starting high school and my eldest just purchased a home in the neighborhood. In my free time I enjoy being outdoors either boating, golfing, or riding motorcycles.
Background: Mrs. Ristau graduated with honors from the University of Detroit School of Dentistry in 1979 obtaining a Bachelor of Science Degree. Sue is also licensed in local anesthesia. Sue has been part of the Arch Dental Practice since 1981.
Personal: I am married with two grown sons. My family and I enjoy spending time at our cabin in Gaylord, Michigan. I also enjoy gardening, swimming, cross country skiing, and cooking.
Background: Ms. Burk graduated with honors from the University of Detroit Mercy in 2000 with a Bachelor of Science in Dental Hygiene. Shannon is also certified to administer local anesthesia. Shannon first became interested in dentistry after seeing her mother put off routine dental care due to anxiety and dental phobia. Shannon’s goal is to treat each patient as if they were her own mother in order to get him or her to the healthy place they need to be. She wants to make them feel as comfortable as she can and encourage them to have the desire to keep up their oral health.
Personal: Enjoys the outdoors, including boating, gardening, and camping.
Position: Insurance and Financing Coordinator
Background: Ms. Jones has 15 years of dental experience having a great smile is very importation part of her life and her profession. Cynthia's passion is to brighten everyone's smile by helping them realize or by pioneering and developing all dental solutions.
Personal: working out, cooking, shopping, dancing, and music.
Position: Dental Assistant/Technician
Background: Mrs. Tonya has been in the dental field over 23 years, most of those years were at Arch Dental. Tonya graduated from ROSS medical center in 1995. She has been working with Cerec for more than 10 years.
Personal: I enjoy spending time with my 4 children, watching good movies, traveling, cooking, baking and designing cakes.
Position: Dental Assistant
Background: Taryn is a graduate from Ross Medical and eager to begin her career in the dental field. She brings her willingness to learn, her comprehensive training as well as her genuine nurturing concern and compassion for each patient.
Personal: She has two bright and intelligent children with whom she enjoys spending her time with as well as reading Dean Koontz novels, watching period pieces, and horror films.
Position: Scheduling Coordinator
Background: Friendly and professional with over 10 years of customer service, Amy is here to ensure the best possible experience for all of your scheduling needs
Personal: With two amazing children and a loving husband of 11 years, Amy stays super busy with her family and community. She enjoys being outdoors, photography, baking and anything arts and crafts.
Position: Dental Assistant
Background: Krystal has been in the dental field for over 20 years. She is a highly trained dental assistant she stays current with continuing dental education classes a commitment she takes seriously to helping patients maintain their dental health. Patients appreciate her gentle and compassionate bedside manner. Krystal has 2 children and enjoys the outdoors and spending time with family and friends.