Meet the Doctors
Dr. Jafar Assaf, D.D.S.
Dr. Jafar Assaf graduated from dental school in 1968. He has been a
practicing dentist for over 40 years and is the founder of Glendora Dental
Center. In his career, he has provided dental services for over
100,000patients and continues to deliver the best quality of care in
Dr. Assaf is very experienced in full mouth reconstruction, dental
implants, Invisalign, and cosmetic dentistry. He works as a dental
consultant at Glendora Dental Center and handles all the complex cases. He
is certified in numerous post-graduate courses such as Invisalign,
Implants, Zoom, & Perio Protect Procedures.
Dr. Jafar is a past member of the American Academy of Implant Dentistry
and a current member with San Gabriel Valley
California Dental Association, and
American Dental Association.
Dr. Gina Assaf, D.D.S.
Dr. Gina Assaf received her dental degree from USC School of Dentistry in
May of 2011. After graduating, she obtained her dental liscenses in two
states, practicing dentistry in Missouri as well as in California. She is
a current member of American Dental Association, California Dental
Association and San Gabriel Dental Society. Dr. Gina Assaf emphasizes
patient's comfort as well as keeping up-to-date with the latest
advancements in dentistry enabling her to provide her patients with the
best quality of care in the field.
As well as her interest in cosmetic dentistry, Dr. Gina Assaf is also
involved in post-graduate training in Invisalign and implants. On her free
time, she enjoys spending time with her family, traveling, cooking and
exercising. She also enjoys working along side with her father ( Dr. Jafar
Assaf)who gave her the inspiration to become a dentist.
Dr. Vera Raad, D.D.S.
Dr. Vera Raad is a pioneer in the field of cosmetic and general dentistry
with over 20 years of experience. She succeeds in improving smiles through
porcelain veneers, crowns, teeth whitening and metal free restorations.
She enjoys all phases of dentistry, such as endodontics, oral surgery and
full mouth rehabilitation.
Outside her professional activities, Dr. Vera Raad enjoys singing,
painting, swimming and hiking. She speaks fluent in 4 languages including
Arabic, Spanish, French and English.
Shannon Wright R.D.H.
Shannon began her career in dental hygiene 8 years ago when she obtained a
degree in dental hygiene from Pasadena City College. She is excellent at
improving the periodontal health of our patients. Her mission is to
provide an atmosphere where her patients will be comfortable and trust
that they will be given the best oral care. We trust that she will make
your dental experience pleasant and enjoyable!