Steve Hardy, D.M.D.

Pre-Clinical Assistant Professor

Dr. Hardy received his D.M.D. degree from Temple University (Philadelphia, PA) in 1986 and his Bachelor of Science in Biology from San Diego State University in 1982. He served in the US Navy from 1972 – 1975, stationed on the USS Okinawa, LPH-3 which served as the primary recovery ship during the evacuations of the US embassies in Vietnam and Cambodia in 1975. Dr. Hardy started his private practice in Phoenix in 1988 and sold his practice in 2013. He was appointed as the Chief Investigator of the Arizona Board of Dental Examiners in 1998. Dr. Hardy joined Midwestern University in 2014 as an adjunct pre-clinical professor and transitioned into a full time Associate Pre-clinical professor in the summer of 2015. He is an active member of the ADA and AZDA and serves on the peer review mediation program for CADS. Dr. Hardy enjoys travel, scuba diving, vintage muscle cars, guitar and photography.