Dr. Ali Zadeh and his family have called San Francisco Bay Area home for the last 10 years. Dr. Zadeh is a graduate of University of California Santa Barbara with a Bachelor of Science degree in Biological Sciences. He moved to San Francisco and subsequently graduated from University of California San Francisco School of Dentistry. He completed a General Practice Residency at San Francisco Veteran Affairs Medical Center. Dr. Zadeh received his general anesthesia permit following completion of his Dental Anesthesiology residency program at Jacobi Medical Center in New York, Dr. Zadeh has had extensive experience in providing anesthesia services for children, adults and special needs patients.
Dr. Zadeh resides in bay area with his wife and children. His personal interests includes playing and coaching soccer and cooking all types of cuisines.
Dr. Anuhya Uppula
Dr. Anuhya Uppula, is a board-certified pediatric dentist. Dr. U, as she is often called, graduated from UCSF Pediatric Dentistry in 2016 where she also received her Masters in Oral and Craniofacial Sciences. She completed her dentistry training at the University of Pennsylvania School of Dental Medicine and undergraduate studies at UC Berkeley.
Dr. U is a firm believer in following the standard of care protocols and materials in treating children. She places special emphasis on educating patients on oral health care. Dr. U has successfully completed over 1500 general anesthesia cases and has worked with Dr. Zadeh for 2 years. She enjoys keeping up with the latest research and even lectures at continuing education courses at UCSF.
When not at work, Dr. U indulges in her many passions including teaching, art, dance, theater, cooking, beauty blogging, and gardening (ask her how her avocado plant is doing!). She currently lives in Sunnyvale with her husband.
Dr. Alaleh Zadmehr
For more than 10 years, Dr. Zadmehr has focused her career exclusively on the dental care of children. She graduated from the University of California, Irvine, with a Bachelor of Science in Biological Sciences in 2004, and then from the University of California, San Francisco School of Dentistry in 2008. After graduation, she practiced dentistry throughout rural Texas, gaining tremendous experience in treating children with severe dental caries. After returning to the Bay Area, she continued caring for children in community health centers and in private practices. In 2010 and 2011, as part of Medical Missions for Children, Dr. Zadmehr raised more than $10,000 to open a dental clinic in Gitwe, a small village in Rwanda that previously had no access to dental care. She has also volunteered many hours at free dental clinics in San Mateo and Redwood City. Dr. Zadmehr lives in the Bay Area with her husband and two children. She enjoys traveling, spending time with her family, and is an avid reader in her free time.
Mayra, our dental assistant, has assisted in the dental field for over 7 years. She has experience assisting in all areas of dentistry including orthodontics, endodontics, and pediatrics. Mayra has worked in private offices, community clinics, as well as surgery centers. Her interpersonal skills, upbeat attitude, and amicable demeanor make her an asset to our team. On her free time, she loves spending time with her pet horses and competes in Escaramuza (horse riding competitions).
Monica is our Office Manager. She has several years of experience working in dental offices. Throughout her career she has had the opportunity to work for pediatric dental offices and surgery centers. She is proud to call the bay area her home, and she is fluent in both English and Spanish. Monica obtained her Bachelor's degree from San Jose State University in May 2015. Monica is driven, passionate about the work she does, and takes pride in making sure patient's needs are met. As such, she will ensure your experience at East Bay Dental Surgery is patient-focused and provide the utmost care. During her free time she enjoys cooking, watching football, spending time with her family, friends and puppy.
Our goal is to make a positive difference in the lives of those we serve. We accomplish this as we create a dental home in which both patients and team members enjoy spending time together. As a team we will be friendly, caring, gentle and compassionate. We will be sensitive to our patients’ needs and remain attentive throughout their care. Our patient’s safety, comfort and well-being will always remain at the top of our concerns. Additionally, we will communicate clearly with our patients and earn their confidence and trust as we work each day to the best of our abilities. The end result will be a successful practice well known for treating patients with kind, compassionate and patient-focused care.
Caring - We make an effort to understand what the patient really wants and are genuinely concerned for their comfort and well-being.
Integrity - We never compromise the quality of our work. We can always stand behind the work we’ve done.
Professionalism - We follow high clinical and ethical standards. We act in a courteous and businesslike manner.
Communication - We listen carefully to our patients and strive to be friendly and approachable. Our patients feel comfortable communicating their needs.b
Safety- We maintain an organized, safe and sanitary facility. We put the well-being of our patients first.
Excellence - We strive to continually improve and to consistently work to the best of our abilities. We deliver quality service and results.
We’re proud to be an office that offers general dental services at the hands of an anesthesia specialist. If you or a loved one has dental fear or anxiety, has special needs, or simply finds it difficult to come to the dentist, our office was designed for you! We are fully equipped to provide general anesthesia with dental treatment. We will put you at ease.
Our anesthesia isn’t the only thing that helps our patients relax. We have an all-around comfortable environment too! With our advanced dental technology, friendly team members, kind chairside manner and gentle touch, we make it easy for each patient to enjoy their time with us. We truly try to make each trip to the dentist a positive experience.
Highly Trained Team
Our team is made up of kind and caring individuals that are also highly trained professionals with the knowledge and expertise to deliver quality dental care. Our team is led by Dr. Zadeh, a specialist with more that 5,000 cases of general anesthesia behind his back, plus vast education and experience in the dental field. You will be in expert hands here.
We aim to build an open, trusted relationship with our patients, and we know that clear communication is key in making that possible. You’ll find that our team is easily approachable, good listeners and willing to go to great lengths to help you feel at ease. We will explain all the details of treatment and go over any concerns before moving forward with your care. Your confidence and comfort matters to us.
Another great thing about our practice is that we can see the whole family here! Our patients range from young children to elderly adults. No matter your oral health need, there’s a good chance we can help you here! From general and preventive dentistry to pediatric dentistry, special needs dentistry, sedation dentistry, oral surgery and more, we offer the convenience of high-quality services all under one roof.
Philosophy of Integrity
We live and work with a constant commitment to provide the highest standard of care. We proudly stand behind the work we do and will never settle for less than our very best. Our patients’ safety and well-being are our number one concerns. We are honest, compassionate, and dedicated to you. Everything we do is with your best interest in mind.