Request Request Appointment Map Our Offices
Dental Emergencies Call (501) 954-9900
Request an Appointment

Certified Nurse Anesthetist – Little Rock, AR

Get to Know
Joseph Diorio CRNA, PhD

With over two full decades of experience in this field so far, Dr. Diorio is definitely an expert when it comes to helping make dental procedures virtually painless for patients in need. After completing his undergraduate degree at the University of Central Arkansas, he also achieved a Bachelor of Science in Nursing at the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences. This was followed by a Master of Science from the Middle Tennessee School of Anesthesia, advanced anesthesia training at Vanderbilt University, and finally a PhD in Health Sciences from Belford University.

Little Rock certified nurse anesthetist Joey Diorio C R N A P H D

Why Did You Want to Become a Certified Nurse Anesthetist

Today, what our patients love most about working with Dr. Diorio is his personality! He goes above and beyond to keep everyone laughing while also decreasing the anxiety they may feel before going to sleep for procedures. He loves helping those who visit have a genuinely good experience in the treatment chair.

Outside of the Dental Office, What Do You Like to Do?

As for his personal life, Dr. Diorio’s wife has practiced anesthesia for 20 years and is a part of his practice! They have two sons named Dominic and Kristian. When he has free time away from work, his favorite hobbies include being a gym rat and watching/participating in lots of different sports. He also makes sure to stay current with new continuing education in his field.

More to Explore

About Us Meet the Dentists Meet the Team Tour Our Dental Office Dental Technology View Our Services