Name of Practice:
DDS and B.A., six-year dual-degree program from the University of Missouri
Why She Was Nominated
Dr. Mariscal’s office is very high-energy. There’s always something spirited happening among her staff, whether they’re wearing bedazzled T-shirts or making watermelon slushies — and patients notice.
Exciting New Trend
Comfortable dentistry. “The new topical anesthetics are fantastic,” Dr. Mariscal says, “but patients really love our massage chairs.” They also surely enjoy the office’s free Wi-Fi and the entertainment system that streams Netflix during treatment.
Favorite Office Music
Pandora’s glorious mishmash: country Monday, classic-rock Tuesday, Pink Floyd Wednesday. . . .
Advice to Aspiring Dentists
“Go for it!” she enthuses, adding, “I think dentistry is a great career for women. I can have a thriving practice and still spend time with my kids.”