The Springdale Dentist

Dr. Phillip Cronin

Dr. Phillip Cronin is a cosmetic dentist at River Dental in Springdale, Arkansas. He grew up in Washington and moved to the Arkansas area three years ago. He completed his undergraduate studies at Brigham Young University- Idaho with a degree in Business and a minor in Chemistry. He graduated from dental school in Seattle, Washington at the University of Washington.
Dr. Cronin loves getting his patients out of pain and improving their smiles!

Dr. Cronin and his wife, Summer, have three amazing young boys: Cash, Preston and Ace. They love to visit the office! They also have a black cat named Black Jack. Dr. Cronin loves sports, especially soccer and basketball and has found a new interest in learning about football!


Dr. Ryan Ward

Dr. Ryan Ward is a cosmetic dentist at River Dental in Springdale, Arkansas. He called Mount Holly, Arkansas home until he was 15 years old. His family then moved to Magnolia, Arkansas where he attended Southern Arkansas University for his undergraduate studies. After graduating from the University of Tennessee-Memphis College of Dentistry, Dr. Ward lived in Monroe, Louisiana where he worked in private practice for 17 years. Unable to stay away from his home state of Arkansas, Dr. Ward moved to Fayetteville in early 2018 and currently resides there today!

Dr. Ward has a beautiful wife, Tera, and a son Tucker who is 17 years old. Also, a part of their family is their 2 dogs, a Catahoula Cur named CC and a Walker Coonhound named Steve. When he is not in the office, you can find Dr. Ward outside cooking on the grill, bird watching and kayaking with his family!


Dr. Breck Leach

Dr. Breck Leach is a Cosmetic Dentist at River Dental in Springdale, Arkansas. He grew up in Page, Arizona, a small city a few minutes away from the Utah border. He received his undergraduate degree from Dixie State University in St. George, Utah, and attended the University of Louisville School of Dental Medicine for dental school. Dr. Leach’s favorite part of being a dentist is seeing his patients leave the office pain free after their treatment!

Dr. Leach his wife Morgan have an amazing son named Rhys, and are expecting another little boy in 2020. They also have a yellow lab named Kola! When he isn’t in the office, you can find Dr. Leach fishing, spending time outdoors or watching sports. A fun fact about Dr. Leach is that he is fairly fluent in Spanish!