Meet Dr. Sarah Chang

Dr. Sarah Chang

Dr. Sarah Chang completed her undergraduate education at the University of Nevada, Las Vegas. She went on to receive her Doctor of Dental Medicine (DMD) at UNLV School of Dental Medicine. During her studies, she had the opportunity to perform oral cancer research and has two papers published in the Cancer Cell International and Journal of Dietary Supplementation. She was invited as a speaker at the International Association of Dental Research Conference in Brazil.

Dr. Chang is a firm believer in education. She truly believes prevention and early detection is key to a healthy lifestyle.  While at the UNLV School of Dental Medicine, she volunteered in community outreach programs to help the homeless, veterans, children and battered women. Dr. Chang was the lead director in the homeless clinic where she received the Community Leadership Award and the Huntridge Homeless Project Community Service Award in Las Vegas. She has volunteered in Southern Arizona and is passionate about giving back to the community. 

Dr. Chang is a health care professional, a daughter to Korean American parents, an older sister, a wife to Dr. Maxwell Johnson and a mother of two young children, Bryce and Aria. Her free time is spent with her family enjoying the every day hectic life of parenting and taking continuing education courses to be up to date on providing the best treatment for her patients. She is a member of multiple professional organizations including the Academy of General Dentistry, the American Dental Association and the American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry.

Meet Dr. Maxwell Johnson

Dr. Maxwell Johnson

Dr. Johnson is a Tucson native and graduated from Mountain View High School. He received his bachelor’s degree from the University of Arizona – BEAR DOWN! He was in the top 5 of his class at the University of Nevada Las Vegas, School of Dental Medicine, where he earned his Doctor of Dental Surgery degree. Dr. Johnson completed his general practice residency in the Lehigh Valley Hospital Network in Allentown, PA, where he learned advanced techniques in implant dentistry, orthodontics, and cosmetic dentistry. 

He continues to educate himself by attending continuing education courses to keep up with the most recent techniques so he can provide his patients with the best care available. Dr. Johnson is a member of the American Dental Association, the Arizona Dental Association, the Academy of General Dentistry, the American Academy of Dental Sleep Medicine, the Arizona Small Business Association, and the Academy of Osseointegration. 

Dr. Johnson is married to his beautiful wife and fellow Bria Dental dentist, Dr. Sarah Chang.  They are blessed with two wonderful children, Bryce and Aria. He enjoys spending his days off with his family, traveling, running outdoors, and cycling. If you’re lucky, you might catch him out on the links playing a round of golf!

About Our Practice

Bria Dental, the office of wife and husband team Dr. Sarah Chang and Dr. Maxwell Johnson, opened in January 2019. The name Bria is a combination of their children’s names, Bryce and Aria.  

Our office is a six-room dental practice designed to provide both hygiene and treatment in each room eliminating the need to change rooms during your visit.  Using the highest level of technology and individualized treatment plans, we are able to perform most procedures in our office without the need to refer to another dentist.  

We are located at 12080 N. Dove Mountain Blvd., Suite 140 in Marana, AZ, which is also accessible by Tangerine Road.