Zen Dental Center Family, Cosmetic, Implants

Emergency Dental Services


310 Harvard Ave Unit E

Seattle, WA 98102

(Near Capitol Hill Area)


MON - THUR : 8 AM - 6 PM


  • facebook messenger icon
  • Facebook Social Icon
  • Yelp Social Icon
  • YouTube Social  Icon
  • direction to Zen Dental Center


With Dr. Richard Miyata, you get the best of both worlds. Firstly, you have a highly-trained and skillful clinician who graduated at the top of his class and has studied with some of the foremost pioneers in all of dentistry. At the same time, he is a kind, compassionate, patient, and friendly person who knows how to treat his patients like family so they feel taken care of in every possible way. When you put these together, you get a comprehensive dental experience unlike any other, which is exactly why his patients love him.

Dr. Richard Miyata

Dr. Richard Miyata was born and raised in Seattle. He graduated from the University of Washington and then the University of Washington’s School of Dentistry. He has been practicing dentistry since 1997. Dr. Miyata has been described as honest, gentle and creative. He’s married to his wife Maureen and together they have a daughter. In his free time, he enjoys camping, kayaking and traveling. Dr. Miyata has enjoyed building and fixing things since childhood. His current passion is restoring vintage bicycles. He’s also an avid reader of non-fiction books. He feels that it’s important to always be learning new things. One of his favorite quotes is: “Live as if you were to die tomorrow. Learn as if you were to live forever.” – Mahatma Gandhi: Indian Leader.

Ella, Practice Administrator

Ella's BIO is coming soon.

Mary, Hygienist

Mary has a real passion for dental hygiene and loves helping her patients achieve optimum dental health. As your hygienist, Mary is committed to providing you with exceptional dental care and comfort above all.

Mary enjoys travel, theater, and getting together with friends.

Ari, Office Coordinator

Ari's BIO is coming soon.

Diana, Dental Hygienist

Diana received a Bachelor’s of Science in Dental Hygiene from the University of Michigan. She has been living and working in Seattle for the last fifteen years. Diana values creating relationships with patients in which they feel respected and well taken care of. She makes it a priority that patients feel at ease and have a positive experience. In her freetime, Diana enjoys time with her family, reading, and enjoying all the Pacific Northwest has to offer.

Kay, Dental Assistant

Kay is a big movie buff. She especially enjoys comedy and horror films. Her hobbies are photography, camping and ethnic cuisine (both preparing and eating). Kay’s originally from the Philippines and would like to explore as much of the US as possible.

Mayra, Dental Assistant

Mayra's BIO is coming soon.