Christopher Padilla, DDS

Dr. Chris Padilla, a native of Albuquerque, is a graduate of the University of New Mexico where he completed a Bachelor of Science degree in Biology. He attended Baylor College of Dentistry and earned the degree of Doctor of Dental Surgery. After dental school, Dr. Padilla was accepted to the prestigious Advanced Education in General Dentistry Program at Baylor.  In his residency, Dr. Padilla was trained to provide high quality and evidence-based care. Dr. Padilla was honored by the Baylor faculty with the award of “Top Resident” earned for his dedication to his patients and his academic achievement.

We believe you will find Dr. Padilla a professional and caring person who strives to cultivate an environment based on trust and friendship.

In Dr. Padilla’s spare time, he enjoys watching Lobo football and basketball with his wife Dr. Stephanie Padilla. 


Stephanie A. Padilla, DDS

Dr. Stephanie Padilla was born and raised in Albuquerque. She is a La Cueva high school graduate and continued on to the University of New Mexico. She played for the UNM women’s basketball team and graduated summa cum laude from UNM with a B.S. in Biology and a minor in Spanish. She graduated valedictorian, both academically and clinically, from Baylor College of Dentistry with her Doctor of Dental Surgery degree. Dr. Padilla was the recipient of numerous awards for exemplary dentistry. Dr. Padilla is excited to be returning to her hometown of Albuquerque to serve her local community with the highest level of dental care.

She is happily married to her husband Chris Padilla, DDS.