Meet Our Dentists
Dr. Eric D. Shapiro
Dr. Shapiro comes to us with over 28 years of experience in the field of
dentistry and still maintains his general and cosmetic dental practice
Dr. Shapiro completed his Bachelor of Science degree in Psychobiology in
1984 at UCLA. He then went on to Georgetown University Dental School in
Washington, DC, graduating Summa Cum Laude at the top of his class in
1988. He is a member of the National Dental Honors Society and was the
only student in his class to receive the Clinical Diligence Award. Since
graduating from Georgetown University Dental School, Dr. Shapiro has completed
many postdoctorate courses in Cosmetic Dentistry, Implant Dentistry and
Invisalign Orthodontics to name a few. He is also a member of The American
Academy for Oral Systemic Health,ADA, CDA and San Fernando Valley Dental
Society and ITERO certified.
Dr. Shapiro and his wife Ashli live in Newbury Park and love spending quality
time with their four children. He loves to stay active by spending time
on the baseball field, attending track meets, and going to the taekwondo
studio with his children. He also enjoys his volunteer work with the two
YMCA's in the Conejo Valley and just recently was the head of the
Conejo Valley Indian Guides and Princesses program. Dr. Shapiro's
interests include music, ocean fishing, horses and classic cars.
Dr. Beata Pezeshki
Dr. Beata Pezeshki received her Bachelor of Science degree in neuroscience
from the University of California Los Angeles. She then continued her
education at the UCLA School of Dentistry where she graduated with high
honors and received her DDS. She is also an accomplished and published
researcher and active member of the American Dental Association, California
Dental Association, Western Dental Society and Beverly Hills Multidisciplinary
Study Group. She continues to be active in organized dentistry in Los Angeles.
Dr. Pezeshki’s reputation for her exceptional kindness in guiding
anxious patients is well known. In addition, her emphasis on clear communication
empowers patients to make informed decisions and be an active partner
in the treatment plan.
Beyond academic and clinical experience and expertise, Dr. Pezeshki is
a California native who enjoys taking advantage of all the outdoor activities
California brings. She enjoys hiking and spending quality time with her husband.
Dr. Gradinger graduated from Western University of Health Sciences, College
of Dental Medicine earning his degree as a Doctor of Medical Dentistry
(DMD). Dr. Gradinger is a 3rd generation dentist following in both his
father and grandfather's footsteps. Exposure to the dental field his
entire life has afforded him the ability to blend modern esthetic techniques
and conservative approaches.
Dr. Gradinger is a member of the American Dental Association, the California
Dental Association and the San Fernando Dental Society. As a commitment
to his patient's overall health and well being, Dr.Gradinger has had
copious amounts of training and continuing education in the field of dental
sleep medicine and TMJ/Chronic headache disorders. Dr. Gradinger's
relaxed personality and comforting demeanor makes him a favorite among
all his patients and we are proud to welcome him to our dental team.