Meet Your Team
When selecting her career path, Dr. Gokani focused on roles that would allow her to work closely with people. She chose dentistry for its balanced combination of healthcare, artistry, and creativity. As a General Dentist, she enjoys educating her patients and building happy, healthier smiles that improve peoples overall health.
Dr. Gokani received her Doctor of Dental Surgery degree from the University of Detroit Mercy-School of Dentistry in Detroit, Michigan. Dr. Gokani also received advanced post graduate training there. She is currently a member of the American Dental Association. Dr. Gokani speaks Hindi, Marathi, Gutrati also.
In her free time, Dr. Gokani can be found relaxing with her family.
- D.D.S.-University of Detroit Mercy-School of Dentistry
- Post Grad advanced education-University of Detroit Mercy-School of Dentistry
- American Academy of Periodontology Award
- American Dental Association
Dr. Sharma says, “The best part of my profession is meeting new people and creating confident smiles. I have the opportunity to meet people from all walks of life and help them sort out their dental problems. As all patients are different there is hardly a dull day.”
“I was a very creative child during school. The ability to transform appearances and enhance esthetics fascinated me.”
After graduating from Seema Dental College and Hospital, Dr. Sharma received her Dental Degree from the USC School of Dentistry. To keep up with evolving technology, she’s a member of the American Dental Association, the California Dental Association and the Academy of General Dentistry. She also speaks Hindi and Gujarati.
Away from the office, Dr.Sharma likes gardening, meditation and travelling. She and her husband enjoy living in the Bay Area.
- B.S., Dentistry–Seema Dental College and Hospital, India
- D.D.S.–USC School of Dentistry
- American Dental Association
- California Dental Association
- Academy of General Dentistry
Dr. Moattar encourages his patients to be involved in their treatment in order to achieve the best results possible, and is always open to questions and is attentive to each patient’s needs. His goal is to provide a caring, comfortable and superior dental treatment so that each visit is an outstanding dental experience.
Dr. Moattar received his dental degree from the University of Southern California School of Dentistry. His Endodontic Certificate was awarded by the University of Missouri-Kansas City School of Dentistry.
- D.D.S.–University of Southern California School of Dentistry
- Endodontic Certificate–University of Missouri-Kansas City School of Dentistry
- American Association of Endodontists
Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeon
Dr. Saghafi loves helping her patients realize new smiles as she gets to know them and their families. She has extensive knowledge in treating patients using both the traditional braces and the Invisalign appliances. She stays current on the latest dental procedures and technology through continuing education programs and scientific journals.
After reciving her degree in General Biology with a minor in Psychology from the University of California in San Diego, Dr. Saghafi earned her Doctor of Dental Surgery degree from UCSF School of Dentistry in San Francisco. She completed her Orthodontic Residency at the University of Washington in Seattle where she earned a Certificate in Orthodontics and Masters of Science in Dentistry.
In her spare time, Dr. Saghafi enjoys reading both fiction and nonfiction books, cooking, and traveling.
- B.S., Biology–UC San Diego
- D.D.S.–UCSF School of Dentistry
- M.S., Denistry–University of Washington School of Dentistry
- Certificate in Orthodontics–University of Washington School of Dentistry
Dr. Gopal says, “Clinical excellence along with personal care is my number one priority! I love children and feel I get transformed into their world of fun, imagination and magic.” Dr. Gopal loves her profession because it gives her the opportunity to interact with so many people on a daily basis. She feels fortunate to have a career that allows her to improve her young patients’ health, confidence and self-esteem.
Dr. Gopal received her Dental Degree from the Annamalai University School of Dentistry. She was awarded her M.S. in Pediatric Dentistry from the UCSF School of Dentistry. She’s a member of the American Dental Association, the American Association of Pediatric Dentists and the California Society of Pediatric Dentistry. She also speaks Tamil, Hindi and Kannada.
Dr. Gopal says, “I enjoy classical indian dancing, classical violin and cooking. I love to read and spend time with my husband, son, daughter and our labrador retriever!”
- B.S.D.–Annamalai University
- D.D.S.–Annamalai University School of Dentistry
- M.S., Pediatric Dentistry–UCSF School of Dentistry
- American Dental Association American
- Association of Pediatric Dentists
- California Society of Pediatric Dentistry
Gentle Dental Sunnyvale
1639 Hollenbeck Avenue
Sunnyvale, CA 94087
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