About Santa Monica Dental Arts
Dr. Koshki is a 1989 graduate of Georgetown University School of Dentistry. He has been in private practice since, beginning in the Metropolitan D.C./Northern Virginia area, then subsequently moving to Southern California in 2005.
Trained and licensed in all aspects of restorative and cosmetic dentistry, Dr. Koshki enjoys providing excellent service to all patients – from children as young as 18 months, to the most golden of seniors.
Dr. Koshki’s commitment to his profession extends to his continued training and education. Some (but not all) of his post graduate endeavors include:
- Attending The Pankey Institute for Advanced Dental Education at the 3rd level.
- Earning certification as a ClearCorrect™ and Invisalign® provider.
- Completing a nine-month course on dental implantology to assess, surgically place, and restore dental implants.
- Earning certification for the use of a diode laser for soft tissue treatments.
- Being an esteemed member of the local Spear Education Study Club for continuing education among colleagues dedicated to excellence. Dr. Koshki travels annually to Scottsdale, AZ, to Spear Education for hands-on training in advanced dental techniques.
- Being a current member of the American Dental Association, California Dental Association, and West Los Angeles District Dental Society.
- Meeting or exceeding all required training for OSHA/HIPAA and other regulatory agencies for patient comfort, safety, and security.
Dr. Koshki has taken great care to assemble a special group of team members in his office. Whether you seek teeth cleaning or a full mouth cosmetic rehabilitation, Dr. Koshki and his team will provide superb care with a gentle touch in a calm and soothing environment.
The Koshki family enjoys all the benefits of West Coast living. Outside of the dental office, Dr. Koshki can be found playing or coaching soccer, and watching his sons participate in sports. Dr. Koshki and his wife, Sharona, explore tasty and healthy ways to eat in their travels worldwide.
Gail Sakamoto, D.D.S.
Bio coming soon.
Vicki, Office Manager
With over 20 years of experience as Dental Office Manager, Vicki provides the ultimate in customer care to all of Dr. Koshki’s patients. She provides services such as scheduling, treatment coordination, financial arrangements, and insurance billing. She is also the office social media advisor and maintains our Facebook page, website, and newsletter. Her commitment to her vocation has sent her throughout America to learn from the masters in the dental field. Vicki dedicates herself to being an advocate for patients, and will go the extra mile every time to ensure their comfort and care.
Outside of our office Vicki enjoys literature, music, and spending time with her family.
Vicki welcomes any questions you may have about our office, your dental treatments and their associated costs, or your dental insurance benefits. She is available Monday through Friday at your convenience.
Jennifer G., Dental Assistant
Jenny is Dr. Koshki’s “right hand person,” assisting him in most of the dental treatments provided in our beautiful Santa Monica office. She enjoys working with the team to provide excellent care to our wonderful patients.
Jenny is happy that the office is always learning new technologies and systems to provide even better dental care to our patients. She enjoys the opportunities to grow in her career available at Dr. Koshki’s office.
When not taking X-rays, pouring impressions, ordering supplies, or any of the other dozens of tasks in the dental office, Jenny loves spending time with her family, seeing movies, and enjoying the many wonderful outdoor activities available in Southern California.
Sharona S., R.D.H., Hygienist
Sharona S., R.D.H., graduated with a Bachelor of Science degree in Dental Hygiene from USC. She brings her passion for dental hygiene to each appointment with the intent of empowering patients to do the best that they can do. Her pre-graduate studies extended abroad with USC. During these activities, she excelled in cavity prevention programs by interacting with elementary schools and community centers. She has also been honored with the opportunity to present to upcoming dental hygiene students. With her license in California, she has earned credentials in providing local anesthetic, nitrous oxide, and restorative expanded functions. Sharona has also been certified to use dental lasers to treat gum disease and other oral considerations.
Sharona was raised in Baltimore, MD, along with her siblings. Before her career in dental hygiene, she earned a degree in Child Education and decided to further her education in the dental field. When not providing extraordinary care to her patients, Sharona enjoys spending time visiting the park and zoo with her niece and nephew. She is an avid outdoors person, and enjoys running, biking and hiking.
Visit Santa Monica Dental Arts Today!
At Santa Monica Dental Arts, conveniently located in Santa Monica, CA, Dr. Moeiz Koshki, Dr. Sakamoto and our staff are dedicated to providing the highest-quality dental care to patients of all ages. As a highly-skilled general dentist with over 25 years of experience, Dr. Koshki is well-known and in high demand for the stellar service he provides, and for his expertise in creating beautiful, healthy smiles for life. To learn more about the services we offer, or to schedule a consultation with Dr. Moeiz Koshki and Dr. Sakamoto, call Santa Monica Dental Arts in Santa Monica, CA today at 310-395-1261.