Meet The Dental Zone
Dr. Kurosch Hatami
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.
Dr. Victoria Vuong
Biography: Dr. Victoria Vuong graduated from San Jose State University with a Bachelors degree in Business Finance and had worked in the Hi-Tech industry before furthering her education in Dentistry. She graduated from the University of Southern California with a Doctorate of Dental Surgery in 1997. She practiced in the Los Angeles area for six years before moving back to the Bay Area where she has practiced for the last twelve years. She is happy to be affiliated with Dental Zone Mountain View as one of their general dentists for the past six years. Everyone associated with Dental Zone Mountain View works hard at their job to bring the best service they can to all the patients there.
Dr. Vuong emphasizes good oral hygiene to prevent as much dental treatment as possible; however, everyone is unique, and it is natural to have to upkeep dental work throughout one’s life. Therefore, Dr. Vuong has honed her skills in diagnosing and doing many dental procedures that benefit her patients: crowns, implant crowns, onlays, veneers, bridge work, fillings, scaling/root planing, extractions, denture prostheses, and hygienic prophylaxis. Should patients need specialty care, she will refer patients to the appropriate specialists in a timely manner. She keeps herself updated with the latest information in dentistry by continually taking classes in all different fields of dentistry.
Dr. Jung Han
Biography: 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). Dr. 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.
Dr. Grace Juan
Biography: Grace Juan, DDS, DMDDr. Juan is a specialist in orthodontics and dentofacial orthopedics, which is a specialty in dentistry that focuses on dental corrections as well as the control and modification of facial growth.
She is a native of Palo Alto, CA. Following graduation from Palo Alto High School and completing undergraduate education and a master degree at the Boston University, she went on to obtain a public health degree at Johns Hopkins University. Upon earning the doctoral degree in dental medicine from Columbia University School of Dental Medicine, she then completed the orthodontic residency at the University of Pennsylvania Dental Medicine.
Dr. Galina Nasakin
Biography: Dr. Galina Nasakin graduated in 1983 from the School of Dentistry at The Moscow State University, one of Russia’s oldest universities. After successfully completing National and State board requirements, Dr. Nasakin began her dental practice in California in 1995.
Dr. John Wayland
Biography: Dr. Wayland is a 1981 graduate of UCSF School of Dentistry and is a former faculty member and instructor at UCSF and UCLA School of Dentistry. Dr. Wayland is a California Dental Board On Site Sedation Evaluator.
Dr. Ghazela Khan
Biography: “I am committed to establishing a relationships of trust with my patients and referring dentists while providing efficient and excellent care” I received my Dental Degree from universality of California San Francisco in 2001.