Meet Your Orthodontist

Dr. Payam Owtad DDS,MS,DHEd

Diplomate of American Board of Orthodontics

“At OWTAD Orthodontics our mission is to take excellent care of our patients and to create beautiful smiles with advanced orthodontic tools and techniques. We are not only committed to transforming our patients’ smiles but also we love to give them reasons and memories to smile about for many years to come.” ~Dr. Owtad


Dr. Owtad has been working as a dental professional since 2001, constantly developing and advancing his clinical skills and techniques. As a Diplomate of American Board of Orthodontics, he provides the best personalized solution for every smile; adults, young individuals and children. Get in touch to learn more about the ways in which Dr. Owtad and his team can serve you.

Board Certification is a commitment to excellence that only limited number of orthodontists opt to embrace. “The percentage of board-certified orthodontists is currently 41% of the American Association of Orthodontists membership.”

The American Board of Orthodontics


Personal Life & Interests

Dr. Owtad lives in Scottsdale-Arizona with his wife, Dr. Yalda Lotfi. He enjoys outdoors, endurance sport of triathlon, skiing, playing and listening to music, and more than anything he loves to spend time with his wife and family.


  • The American Board of Orthodontics, Diplomate
  • The Arizona State Board of Dental Examiners
  • North East Regional Board (NERB) of Dentistry, USA


  • American Board of Orthodontics
  • Tweed Orthodontic Training
  • Invisalign
  • Harmony and Incognito Lingual Orthodontics


  • American Association of Orthodontics (AAO)
  • Pacific Coast Society of Orthodontists (PCSO)
  • American Dental Association (ADA)
  • Arizona Dental Association (AZDA)
  • World Federation of Orthodontists (WFO)