Get to Know Dr. Slaman
Education and Degrees
Dental SchoolDr. Slaman obtained his Doctorate in Dental Surgery at the University of Missouri.
Dr. Slaman has continued his education by attending Dawson Academy, Spear Education, Southwest Academy of Esthetic Restorative Dentistry, and NM Implant Study Club.
Mentoring Future Generations
While James Slaman, DDS, is a lifelong learner, he is also paying it forward by acting as a mentor at Spear Education in Scottsdale so future generations can continue to advance the field of dentistry.
Going Above and Beyond
In Practice Since 1992
Upon graduating from the University of Missouri, James Slaman, DDS, returned to Albuquerque and began his private practice in 1992. He has been providing his community with routine dental care, cosmetic dentistry, and restorative procedures ever since.
Dr. Slaman considers himself privileged to have trained alongside top dentists from around the country. With them, he has learned how to effectively treat worn teeth, misaligned bites, and TMJ disorders. He hopes his wide knowledge base serves his community well.
Dr. Slaman loves his community and proves it by donating his time and skill to underprivileged areas throughout New Mexico. He also participates in the Donated Dental Program, New Mexico Mission of Mercy, and dental missions in Guatemala.
Why Dr. Slaman Became a Dentist
Dr. Slaman needed orthodontics as a child and teenager, so he spent a lot of time with dental professionals. He wanted to help his community in the same way these dentists helped him. Dr. Slaman remembers always feeling comfortable while at the dentist's office and he strives to make his patients feel the same way.
In His Free Time
Outside the office, family is Dr. Slaman's top priority. He and his wife enjoy spending time with family and friends. During the summer, they enjoy boating and camping by the lake. In the near future, they look forward to teaching their daughter to snow ski.
Why Open an Office on Alameda Blvd NE?
Dr. James Slaman is an Albuquerque native who wanted to provide his services to the community where he grew up. Dr. Slaman is recognized by his peers as the best dentist in Albuquerque. He is a three-time recipient of Albuquerque The Magazine's top cosmetic dentist award.
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"Knowing my patients' needs and concerns is just as important as having the knowledge to care for them. I look at myself as your dental coach. My responsibility is to understand your needs and identify and explain any problems you have after I have given you the information about your conditions so you will be able to make choices that meet your dental goals." Dr. Slaman
Our Complete Services
- Dental Bonding
- Gum Contouring
- Porcelain Veneers
- Smile Makeover
- Teeth Whitening
- Complex Dental Restoration
- Dental Bridges
- Dental Crowns
- Dental Filling
- Dental Implants
- Implant-Supported Dentures
- Full Mouth Reconstruction
- Inlays and Onlays
- Dental Implant Restoration