Sanaz Khoubnazar, DMD
Dr. Sahaz Khoubnazar is a native of Los Angeles, and she is a cosmetic and general dentist who has been serving the Santa Monica community and surrounding areas since 2002. She received her Bachelor of Science degree from the University of California, Irvine. Her dental education was completed at Temple University School of Dentistry in Philadelphia, PA, where she graduated top of her class.
Dr. Khoubnazar has kept on top of the most recent advances in dentistry. She regularly attends continuing education courses and constantly strives to provide the best treatment. She is known for her gentle hands, friendly demeanor, and caring approach. Her exceptional knowledge in restorative dentistry lends her to diagnose and treat complex cases, including incorporating Invisalign® braces, veneers, implants, and more in order to achieve optimal treatment success.
“As a dental professional, I recognize that each of my patients have unique needs and have placed a great deal of trust in me and my team. That is just one reason why I value each and every patient relationship. My goal is to not only exceed my patients’ expectations but to give each patient a pleasant and comfortable experience as well.”
During her time off, Dr. Khoubnazar enjoys hiking, traveling, reading mystery novels, and spending time with family and friends.
Meet Our Team
At Smiles Santa Monica, we strongly believe in working as a team and with our patients to provide you with the personalized and exceptional care you deserve. Having an attractive smile that you love can increase self-confidence. From the moment you walk into our office, you will feel the warmth and compassion of our team. We ensure that all your dental needs are met and that you have a pleasant, successful experience.
Monica Netro, Office Manager
Monica Netro is our treatment coordinator and office manager. Monica has been in the dental field for seven years and is extremely knowledgeable about all insurance plans and coverage. She is happy to answer any questions you may have regarding appointments, procedures, or to assist you with your insurance claim. We are lucky to have her as part of our team.
The happiest moment of her life was when she became a mother of two beautiful children. During her time off work, Monica is a part-time student, pursing a degree in dental hygiene. If she can squeeze in more free time, she loves to go hiking and camping with her family, including their cat, Willie.
Robert Morfin, Dental Assistant
Robert Morfin is our head dental assistant and works directly with Dr. Khoubnazar to ensure the utmost patient comfort and care. Robert’s friendly and soothing demeanor permits him to explain procedures to patients with precision as well as assist the Doctor with achieving quality and efficient dentistry.
In his spare time, Robert loves taking his three dogs on long walks and volunteers with students in the El Sereno community as a cheerleading coach and dance instructor.
At Smiles Santa Monica, our dental hygienists are also here to help care for your smile in a gentle and efficient manner. Dental hygienists are advocates of preventive care, and they strive to help you avoid tooth damage and other oral problems. During your routine appointments, our dental hygienists will professionally clean your teeth and gums. They also assist our doctor in procedures to ensure that you remain comfortable throughout your visit.