Our Doctors

Dr. David Abri D.D.S – University of Southern California Graduate

Dr. David Abri has established a reputation as one of the best cosmetic and general dentist. He takes pride in what he does and conducts his business with honesty and integrity.

He is gentle, and has great compassion for his patients.
Dr. Abri has lived in West Los Angeles most of his life and attended USC School of Dentistry, where he learned the science of dentistry, and has received numerous certifications in advanced restorative dentistry, including sophisticated training in various new advancements in dental implants and cosmetic dentistry. His knowledge in implant dentistry, cosmetic restorative dentistry gives him the tolls to offer the most comprehensive of treatment plans.

 

Dr. Marcela Marin D.D.S.

Dr Marcela Marin graduated with honors from the International Dental Studies program at the Arthur A. Dugoni school of Dentistry in San francisco, CA. Dr Marin earned her first degree in 2000 at the Universidad Nacional de Colombia in Bogota, where she worked for 5 years in her father’s practice. Dr Marin enjoys working with children and has ample experience in all areas of General and Cosmetic Dentistry.

 

Dr. Pegah Pourrahimi D.D.S.

Dr. Pegah Pourrahimi completed her undergraduate degree from UCLA with a B.S. in Psychobiology. She always felt very passionate about taking care of others and giving back to the community. This passion led her to the field of dentistry and allowed her to graduate from one of the highest ranked dental schools in the country, the University of California San Francisco. At UCSF she received her D.D.S. degree and was presented an award for her skills in Removable Prosthodontics. She has been published with one of the most respected public health dentists in the country and is a member of the Academy of General Dentistry, the American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry, the American Dental Association, and the California Dental Association. She is experienced is both general and cosmetic dentistry.

Dr. Pourrahimi has a special place in her heart for children and loves working with them. She completed a 9 week externship at a clinic in Northern California which primarily consisted of pediatric patients. She feels very comfortable with children and is extremely knowledgable in caring for them. Her compassion for children and her ability to address parental concerns makes her a family favorite.

Dr.Pourrahimi was raised in the suburbs of Los Angeles and enjoys spending time with family & friends, hiking, pilates, snorkeling, and traveling.

 

Dr. Ray Hatami D.D.S – University of Southern California Graduate

Doctor Ray Hatami has a Doctor of Dental Surgery degree from USC School of Dentistry and has completed his undergraduate degree from State University of New York at Stony Brook with a bachelor of science degree in Engineering. He is a member of Alpha Omega Dental Fraternity and Academy of General Dentistry.

He has been practicing general dentistry in Southern California since 2003 and has extensive training in all aspects of general and cosmetic dentistry. He may be contacted at the West Hills location, ValleyCircleDental.com.

His hobbies include Yoga, Hiking, Reading, playing guitar and discovering cutting edge music in the Los Angeles area.

 

Dr. Bertina Yuen DMD, MMSC specializes in dental implants and gum surgeries to treat periodontal disease, correct gum recession, and enhance esthetics through periodontal plastic surgery. Dr. Yuen then attended Harvard School of Dental Medicine for her dental school DMD, Certificate in Periodontics, and Masters in Medical Sciences degree for Oral Biology. In addition to several years of clinical experience, Dr. Yuen’s academic appointments has included joining the full-time faculty at the Harvard School of Dental Medicine during her time on the East Coast, as well as a current position as Lecturer at the UCLA School of Dentistry.

 

Dr. Samar Hubbi DMD was raised in New Jersey and received her Bachelor’s of Science degree in Biomedical Engineering. Afterwards, she attended University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey for her dental education. She spent a year at the VA San Diego completing a General Practice Residency before returning to UMDNJ for her specialty training in Endodontics.

She is highly trained in root canal therapy and surgical endodontic procedures. Her specialized training in anesthetic and pain control ensures that your root canal treatment is completed with finesse and with minimal discomfort.  Her gentle touch and friendly nature make her a patient favorite.

Dr. Hubbi is a member of the American Association of Endodontics, American Dental Association, California Dental Association and the West Los Angeles and New Jersey Dental Association.  She spends her free time with family friends and enjoys traveling, swimming and hiking.

 

Dr. Harvey J. Williams D.D.S. has been in the practice of orthodontics for over 30 years. He has treated thousands of patients in his career and has taught Orthodontics as a clinical professor at Howard University College of Dentistry, his alma mater, and University of California at Los Angeles (UCLA) in the School of Dentistry.

Dr. Williams has had a very diverse background having grown up as a minister’s son who moved from state to state pastoring various churches throughout the western United States. He moved to Los Angeles after finishing high school in Tucson, AZ and attended California State University at Northridge. After graduation, Dr. Williams attended UCLA and worked on a graduate degree in anthropology. He then went on to dental school completing his dental degree and postdoctoral studies in Orthodontics at Howard University. Dr. Williams is dedicated to delivering to his patients the best possible treatment in a very pleasant and friendly environment.

 

Dr. Apel Keuroghlian D.D.S. is an Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeon that graduated from UCLA.   His career began with a biomedical/biochemical engineering degree from the University of Southern California, where he graduated among the top of his class.  Throughout his undergraduate education in engineering, Dr. Keuroghlian researched the effects of the different surface characteristics of implants and their integration with bone.   He later decided to further his education by obtaining a dental degree from USC.  While at the USC School of Dentistry,  Dr. Keuroghlian received several endowed scholarships for academics/research including the California Dental Association research scholarship and academic scholarship as well as the Class of 1964 endowed scholarship.   He once again graduated amongst the top of his class.   Dr. Keuroghlian truly enjoyed the surgical aspect of dentistry while in dental school and decided to further his education in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery at UCLA which includes a Medical Degree from UCLA as well as a internship certificate in general surgery.  He currently holds a faculty position at UCLA as well.  Dr. Keuroghlian truly enjoys what he does and is committed to enhancing patient care by integrating his engineering, dental and surgical skills and education.  He hopes to pursue research in the future, but is dedicated to patient care as his first priority.  Dr. Keuroghlian is fluent in both English and Armenian.  When not working, Dr. Keuroghlian enjoys travelling, skiing, playing basketball or just hanging out with his friends.