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 in Encino.

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.