Meet The Doctors
Dr. Thomas E. Bell D.M.D - Owner
Dr. Bell was born in Frankfort, Germany on the US Army base where both of his parents were in the Army. He went to the University of Kentucky for his undergraduate and continued on to the University of Louisville for Dental school in which he graduated in 2005. Dr. Bell and his family have lived in Tucson, Arizona since 2015. His wife Julie is an Anesthesiologist and they have 2 children, Johnathan and Christina. Outside of the office, he enjoys spending time with his family, working with his children’s sporting events, playing with his three Great Danes and enjoys traveling with his family.
Dr. Bell is a member of ADA (American Dental Association) and a proud sponsor of Tucson Purple Heart Program.
Dr. Dan Hornsby D.D.S
Dr. Hornsby is a native of Wyoming, Is an alumnus of Creighton University School of Dentistry (1989). His expertise includes Implant, Restorations, Bridges, Crowns, Veneers, Dentures/Partials, Endodontics, Extractions, Bonded Fillings, and Laser therapy. Dr. Hornsby is committed to providing patients with the best dentistry available today using state of the art equipment. He ensures a comfortable environment and personalized care to achieve excellent function, value, and appearances for your smile. Dr. Hornsby gives back to the Tucson community through generous charitable donations and active participation. Dr. Hornsby loves to play golf when he is not caring for patients.
Dr. Paul V. Spaeth D.D.S
- American Dental Association
- Arizona State Dental Association
- Council on Continuing Education
- State Meeting Planning Committee
- Southern Arizona Dental Association
- Peer Review Committee
- Southern Arizona Dental Study Club, past President
- Lions Club (Leones de los Montanes), past President
- Young Arizonans Charting a Healthier Tomorrow (YACHT), past President
- Volunteering since 1980 at St. Elizabeths’ of Hungary Dental Clinic
- Donated Dental Services
Dr. Satish Hiremath D.D.S
Dr. Hiremath was born in Easton, PA but grew up in Kalamazoo, MI. From an early age, he knew that he wanted to have a career in the medical field because of his father, who was a surgeon for over 33 years.
Dr. Hiremath attended the University of Michigan where he played varsity tennis for the Wolverines. He then went on to dental school in Washington, D.C. at Howard University.
On a trip to Oro Valley, visiting his former tennis coach in 1989, Dr. Hiremath fell in love with the community and moved there in 1990 after graduating dental school.
Since 1990, Dr. Hiremath has been involved with the community which included being the title sponsor for events such as the Fourth of July, the Oro Valley Holiday Parade and even donating the Children’s wing of the Oro Valley Public Library.
Dr. Hiremath’s community involvement also included him being elected President of the Southern Arizona Arts and Culture Alliance, as well as being elected the Mayor of Oro Valley from 2010-2018.
Dr. Hiremath was also named the Community Leader of the Year in 2017.
While exceptional dentistry has always been the foundation, the primary focus of this practice is on treating people with kindness, compassion and respect.
While all dental practices may seem the same, they are not. See why Dr.Hiremath has been in practice for over 28 years and why patients view him and his team as more than just a dentist. Come experience the difference at Dental Excellence.