Meet Our Mountain View Dentists
Mountain View Dentist Dr. Kurosch Hatami
Doctor Name: Dr. Kurosch Hatami DDS
Dental Specialty: Cosmetic and Family Dentistry
Languages: Farsi, German & French
Biography: Dr. Kurosch Hatami was born in Nurnberg , Germany and has lived in the bay area for over 31 years. After graduating from Monta Vista High School , Cupertino , he attended the University of San Francisco receiving a Bachelor degree in Biology. Dr. Hatami went on to receive his Doctorate in Dental Surgery from the University of the Pacific, in San Francisco .
Dr. Hatami went on to practice dentistry in the Bay Area for the last 21 years. Dr. Hatami’s treatment philosophy begins and ends with preventative care. “The benefits of good tissue management provide the basis for healthy supporting structures of the teeth. Healthy gums and bone have far reaching benefits to the dental and overall physical health of patients. “
Dr. Hatami is very enthusiastic about the plethora of restorative options available to patients. In his private time, you may find Dr. Hatami enjoying time golfing and biking. He also has been a fan of soccer as a spectator as well as a participant since childhood.
Mountain View Dentist Dr. Andrew Sun
Doctor Name: Andrew Sun D.D.S.
Dental Specialty: Cosmetic and Family Dentistry
Biography: Mountain View Dentist Dr. Andrew Sun was born and raised in the Bay Area and grew up in San Ramon (before all the cool restaurants came)
Mountain View Dentist Dr. Andrew Sun completed his undergraduate studies, as well as his doctorate at University of the Pacific, where he was a writer for the school publication as well as a volunteer for the Philippines Mission trip. Dr. Sun continues to volunteer his time in Stockton for St. Raphaels Dental Clinic, providing emergency treatment for those less fortunate, and remains a member of ADA, CDA, and local study clubs. Dr. Sun takes pride in his work as well as educating his patients and improving their oral-systemic health.
When not in practice, Dr. Sun spends time with his family, friends, and bichon and never turns down boba.
Mountain View Dentist Dr. Galina Nasakin
Mountain View Dentist Dr. Galina Nasakin graduated in 1983 from the School of Dentistry at The Moscow State University. After successfully completing National and California State board requirements, Mountain View Dentist Dr. Nasakin began her dental practice in California in 1995. Dr. Galina Nasakin has over 25 years of invaluable clinical experience which has allowed her to excel in accomplishing predictable, esthetic, and functional results in patients who have extensive restorative needs. Her philosophy is to treat dental problems early, thus preventing extensive and costly treatment later on of importance in order to make her patients comfortable with their treatment decisions. Hence, she makes sure that her staff at the front desk is resourceful, competent and helpful in providing information to her patients.
Being a general practice and family oriented dentist, Mountain View Dentist Dr. Nasakin has had extensive experience working with senior adults, as much as with her younger patients and she takes great care and places great awareness in planning treatment around each individual need and concern. This quality has allowed her to build lasting relationships with her patients over the years. Dentistry runs in her family, as her son has followed her footsteps as she is excited to have the opportunity of working with him. Outside of office hours, Dr. Galina Nasakin spends her time with friends and family, hiking, and training her 1-year-old Havanese proper puppy etiquette.
Mountain View Dentist Dr. Shuang Shi DMD
Biography: Mountain View Dentist Dr. Shuang Shi was born and raised in China. After she finished five years of dental training in China, she relocated to the United States with her family in 2013. Upon graduation from the advanced standing program at Boston University, she relocated to the bay area with her family and had practiced in the Bay Area since 2018. Dr. Shi is an active member of American Dental Association, California Dental Association and Santa Clara County Dental Society. She finds dentistry truly rewarding and loves seeing patients being satisfied with their smiles. She is humble, easygoing, always listening to patients and following their pace. Her philosophy for dentistry is “I treat my patients as my family and make their dental visit comfortable. Together, we will help our patients achieve a beautiful smile and a healthy life.” In her spare time, she enjoys traveling, baking and exploring the spectacular nature with her family.
Mountain View Dentist Dr. Jung Han
Biography: Mountain View Dentist Dr. Jung Han is originally from Seoul, South Korea. She earned her DDS degree from Yonsei University (2002) and completed her post graduate training in Periodontology at Indiana University School of Dentistry (2007). Mountain View Dentist Dr. Jung Han also received a Masters in the Science of Dentistry for her research on connective tissue grafting for gingival recession. After graduation, Dr. Han moved to south Florida to teach full time at Nova Southeastern University College of Dental Medicine for 4 years.
Mountain View Orthodontist Dr. Caesar
Mountain View Orthodontist Dr. Darryl Caesar is a Canadian native and attended undergraduate at University of Ottawa. Dr. Caesar attended the first dental school in the world, the University of Maryland College of Dentistry. He completed two years of general practice residency (GPR) in NYC and then went on to complete his Orthodontics training at Howard University College of Dentistry.
Orthodontic treatment for Mountain View Orthodontist Dr. Caesar as a young child seemed like a “rite of passage”, mandated by his parents at that time. However, later in life he realized how important his orthodontic journey and treatment was in establishing his self-esteem and enhancing his confidence. He believes his smile is one of his best assets and allows his personality to shine through
One of Dr. Caesar’s strengths as an orthodontist is being able to effectively communicate and explain his expertise and knowledge in a digestible manner that makes it easy for all patients to understand. His main goal as your Orthodontist is to create a fun and non-threatening environment where patients will look forward to their appointments, be comfortable, and assured that they’re in good hands throughout the orthodontic treatment journey.
When Dr. Caesar is not at work, he enjoys traveling the world, going to art exhibits and concerts, trying new vegan restaurants and searching for the best boba tea. He does not have any animal pets, but he is a “plant Dad” to 6 plants and enjoys naturing them. Dr Caesar recently relocated from the Central Valley to Oakland and is excited to discover the Bay Area.
Mountain View Dentist
Dr. John Wayland
Dr. John Wayland is focused on the early removal of third molars – wisdom teeth.
Dr. Wayland has removed more than 40,000 impacted third molars, including germectomies, with IV sedation. As specialists, you see many teens that could benefit greatly from our service. Complications are reduced and patient referrals increased.Every patient is called and texted after surgery. Patients have little or no memory of the procedure. We care about your patients.
John Wayland looks forward to working with you.
Mountain View Dentist
Ghazala R. Khan, DDS
My goal is to provide my patients with the highest level of care utilizing the most advanced technology in a compassionate and ethical manner. I strive to exceed this goal everyday”
Dr. Ghazala Khan graduated from University of California, San Francisco, School of Dentistry in 2003. She maintained her association with UCSF by pursuing a general dentistry program for a year. She worked in the hospital dentistry clinic at UCSF, where her practice focus was dentistry of special needs patients. She carried out all aspects of general dentistry both in the operating room as well as in a clinical setting. While at UCSF, she held the position of Associate Director of GPR/Hospital Dentistry Program. In 2007, she started her post graduate training in the field of endodontics at UCSF. She completed her residency in 2010 and has been in private practice ever since.
American Association of Endodontists
American Dental Association
California Dental Association
Contra Costa Dental Society
U2 (UCSF, UOP) Endodontic Study Club
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At Dental Zone Mountain View, our first goal is to make sure our patients are comfortable during their visits with us. Our second goal is to help our patients achieve and maintain a healthy smile for life! With the experience and expertise of our friendly team, you will feel just like family with visits to our Mountain View Dental Office.
Our Office Hours
Monday: 8:00am – 5:00pm
Tuesday: 8:00am – 5:00pm
Wednesday: 8:00am – 6:00pm
Thursday: 8:00am – 6:00pm
Friday: 9:00am – 5:00pm
Saturday: 8:00am – 5:00pm
Sunday: By Appointment
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