A standard of excellence in personalized dental care enables us to provide the quality dental services our patients deserve. We provide comprehensive treatment planning and use restorative and cosmetic dentistry to achieve your optimal dental health. Should a dental emergency occur, we make every effort to see and care for you as soon as possible.
Dr. Moshe Benarroch is a Diplomate of the American Board of Periodontology. He graduated from the University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey and received his D.M.D. degree in 1998. He completed a General Practice Residency at Newark Beth Israel Hospital in 1999. In June of 2002 he completed 3 years of Periodontal and Implant training at the West Los Angeles Veterans Hospital. Presently, he is an attending at the Veterans Hospital where he teaches the post-graduate residents 2 days a month. The three years of advanced training in Periodontics and Dental Implants focused on the diagnosis and treatment of periodontal diseases and implantology. In October of 2002 he passed part I of the American Academy of Periodontology board exam becoming a Board Eligible Periodontist. In January of 2003, Dr. Benarroch was awarded the California Society of Periodontics award for research in bone regeneration. Dr. Benarroch practices some of the most current techniques, which include:
Dr. Talia Shainhouse is a Board-Certified Diplomate of the American Board of Periodontology and joined Valencia Periodontics in 2013. She is highly trained in the fields of implant dentistry, cosmetic periodontal treatment and periodontal disease and its treatment. Dr. Shainhouse completed her Bachelor’s of Science in Biology in Toronto, Canada. She then received her DDS from the University of Toronto, Faculty of Dentistry. Following her graduation, Dr. Shainhouse moved to New York City where she received her post-graduate degree from NYU College of Dentistry. She completed her specialty training at the Ashman Department of Periodontology & Implant Dentistry, where she was mentored by world-renowned experts in the field of oral and periodontal medicine. Dr. Shainhouse is committed to keeping at the forefront of her field and is an advocate of dental education as she demonstrates in her current position as clinical instructor at the UCLA School of Dentistry, where she teaches dental students once a week. Dr. Shainhouse has lectured at various continuing education courses including; the Tri-School Periodontics Symposium in 2011 and 2012, The Greater New York Dental Meeting in 2011 and the Southern California Orofacial Academy annual meeting in Spring 2012. Dr. Shainhouse is committed to treating her patients with the highest quality of care. She believes that an environment of health promotion and open communication with her patients will ensure success.
Donna received her Bachelors of Science in Dental Hygiene from UC San Francisco in 1983 and has been living in the Santa Clarita Valley together with her valley since 1984. She received her RDHAP from West LA College in 2009 and specialized in dental care for Geriatric and Special Needs patients. Donna has been keeping our patients’ smiles bright and clean at Valencia Periodontics since 201x . When she is not in the office she enjoys spending time with her husband and two sons, Scott and Nick, watching baseball and camping.
Anita our office manager joined our team in 2011 and has 12 years of dental office experience. She enjoys helping and interacting with patients. Outside of the office, Anita enjoys spending time with her husband, family & dogs. Some of her favorite activities are camping, jet skiing and traveling.
Thyice has been a surgical assistant at Valencia Periodontics since 2006 and she has over 30 years of experience in the medical and dental fields. Thyice loves getting to know our patients and helps make sure you feel welcome and comfortable in our office. When she’s not in the office, Thyice enjoys reading, going to see plays, travelling and family gatherings.
Ellie is our insurance coordinator and joined our team in 2012 and has over 25 year of dental experience. She was also a dental assistant for many years. In her spare time she enjoys gardening and spending time with her husband and grandkids.
Marisa works in the front office at Valencia Periodontics and has been working here for two years. She has almost 20 years of dental experience and loves being part of the Valencia Perio dental team. She is fluent in both English and Spanish and always makes an extra effort to help schedule our patients and answer all of your questions. In her spare time Marisa enjoys working out and skating spending time with her daughter.
Kelly has been a surgical assistant at Valencia Periodontics since 2012. Kelly is always making sure that our patients are as comfortable as possible whenever you’re in our office. When she’s not in the office Kelly loves to travel.
Scott graduated from Saugus high school in 2010 and graduated as a biology major from California Lutheran Univeristy in 2014. Scott has been interning as a dental assistant at Valencia Periodontics since 2015 and is an aspiring dentist. In his spare time Scott enjoys playing golf, baseball and going fishing.