Curtis C. Haynie, D.M.D.
A native of Hood River, Dr. Curtis Haynie has been in dental practice here since 2003. Dr. Haynie received his dental education from the Oregon Health Sciences University School of Dentistry. He started his career at the non-profit Creston Children’s Dental Clinic before starting up Hood River dental. He is passionate in advancing treatment options to better his patients and their experiences. He has been on the forefront of several material applications that are now the biggest used materials in crown technology, which allows you to have beautiful and long lasting crown in just hours! Material science and dental technology led Dr Haynie in advanced training in complex cases and aesthetics, TMJ problems (TMD), and sleep apnea/snoring. He now see’s his greatest accomplishments happen daily by regaining a patient’s beautiful smile, helping them get a night of sleep (or partner’s!), or eliminating daily headaches/migraines from their daily life.
Dr Haynie is grateful for the opportunity to practice in his hometown and loves accessing all the activities it provides. His goal is to always live the moment in the Gorge with his family Julia, Aidan, and Ava.
Daniel J. Madden, D.D.S.
Dr. Daniel J. Madden received his dental degree from the University of Minnesota. He has expanded his dental knowledge with an international approach, practicing side by side with the world’s leading surgeons and restorative dentists. He has a special passion for the areas of Oral Surgery, Implant dentistry, and CAD-CAM Cerec (one visit crown) dentistry. He believes in technology in dentistry and that information is power. “With the new addition of the state of the art Sirona Cone Beam CT machine in the office, we can produce 3-D images of the jaw. Making guided surgery and dentistry possible with computerized precision.”
Dr. Madden has enjoyed volunteering his time and skills to provide free dental care and therapy for Give Kids a Smile Day, and the Union Gospel Dental Mission.
Andy Burton D.M.D.
Dr. Andy has been practicing dentistry since 2006 when he received his Doctorate of Dental Medicine from the Medical University of South Carolina. After receiving the DENTSPLY Excellence in Prosthodontics Award, he completed post-doctoral training in implant dentistry and comprehensive full mouth reconstruction. Dr. Andy’s dedication to continuing education keeps him current with cutting-edge biological and technological advances. He enjoys regenerative surgeries, including: Gum Grafts, Implants, and Oral Surgeries. As a part of these procedures, he uses blood concentrates (the patient’s own native growth factors) to shorten healing time, decrease post-operative complications, and assist in regenerating vital bone and gums. He loves balancing the art of aesthetics with the science of dentistry to bring optimal oral health and beautiful smiles to every patient.
Dr. Andy proudly served in the US Navy as a Dental Officer for the 13th Dental Battalion located at Camp Pendleton, CA. In his spare time, he enjoys guiding rafts down local rivers and surfing the Oregon coast. Dr. Andy is passionately involved in humanitarian efforts throughout the United States, Mexico, El Salvador, Honduras, Dominican Republic, and Africa.
William D. Payne D.M.D.
Dr. William D. Payne grew up and lived most of his life in the Willamette Valley. He graduated from Oregon Health Sciences University Dental School in 1989. Over the last 25 years, Dr. Payne has been the owner and operator of a successful dental practice in Salem, OR focusing on cosmetic and family dentistry. Dr. Payne’s passion for continual learning led to training in full mouth reconstructions, Invisalign, esthetics, sleep apnea treatments, periodontal laser therapy and TMD solutions. He also spends time doing volunteer dentistry at the Creston Children’s Dental Clinic.
Looking for a lifestyle change, Dr. William Payne sold his Salem practice in December 2015 and decided to move his wife, two college aged kids and a middle schooler to the Columbia River Gorge to be closer to the activities he and his family love. Kiteboarding, stand up paddle, skiing and hiking are just a few of the fun things that brought his family to the Hood River area.
Dr. Payne looks forward to teaming up with the great doctors and team at Hood River Dental to bring his years of experience of providing quality, comfortable dental treatments to the community of Hood River.
Benjamin Gonzales, D.M.D.
Native to the Pacific Northwest, Dr. Gonzales grew up in Tigard. He spent his first year of college at the University of Oregon and graduated with his Bachelor of Science from Portland State University. He received his D.M.D. degree from Oregon Health & Science University in 2009. For Dr. Gonzales, dentistry is a way to help others. He finds his work rewarding for its ability to shape healthy, beautiful smiles, as well as its secondary result of improving a patient’s self-confidence.
Outside of his practice, for the past 10 years he has applied his skill set as a volunteer with Rotary International’s annual dental service trip to Guatemala, where he provided dental care to local communities that otherwise lack access to oral healthcare. In 2016, he was awarded the Paul Harris Fellow Award for his many years of service to the people of Guatemala. Beyond dentistry, Dr. Gonzales enjoys exploring the great outdoors with his fiancée Ali and their dog Maya by his side.
We are especially interested in making all our patients feel right at home! We put your needs first to achieve an efficient and comprehensive treatment. Our team is trained and skilled, and we strive to provide energetic and fun-loving service to each patient. Each member of our team has years of experience in treating patients with the highest level of care and we strive to stay abreast of the latest in technological advances by regularly attending continuing education courses and seminars.