Dr. Tina

Dr. Tina S. Fariba, D.D.S.

Dr. Fariba, is a board certified dentist from the state of California. She received her Bachelors of Science degree from UCLA and her Doctorate of Dental Surgery from the University of the Pacific, Arthur A. Dugoni School of Dentistry.

Dr. Fariba is a San Diego native and upon completion of her doctorate, returned to San Diego to practice dentistry. She enjoys treating children and adults in order to provide the best treatment possible for the entire family and finds joy in helping patients restore and maintain their smiles.

As a member of the San Diego County Dental Society, the ADA, the CDA, Pacific Alumni Association and Spear study club, Dr. Fariba devotes a great deal of her time to staying up-to-date with the latest in her profession through various seminars and classes. Dr. Fariba enjoys spending time with family and friends, as well as hiking, baking and traveling as often as possible.

Dr. Shawna

Dr. Shawna N. Fariba, D.D.S.

Dr. Shawna completed her dental training at the University of the Pacific, Arthur A. Dugoni School of Dentistry, after receiving her Bachelors of Science in Psychobiology at UC Davis.

Dr. Shawna sincerely understands the importance of a gentle touch. She has had the opportunity to refine her skills with continuing education courses, as well as actively participating in volunteer mission trips to lower income countries.

In her free time, Dr. Shawna loves traveling, counting Spain, Greece and Italy to be among her favorite destinations. Anyone who has met Dr. Fariba knows she’s a huge foodie and will always take any opportunity to try a new restaurant. Above all, Dr. Fariba finds the chance to spend time with her family, and especially spoiling her niece, to be the most fulfilling part of being in her hometown that holds such a special place in her heart.

Dr. Amir

Dr. Amir H. Khatami, D.D.S., FACP, FAAMP

Dr. Khatami is a board certified maxillofacial prosthodontist and associate professor at Loma Linda University Implant Dentistry Department. He practiced general dentistry in Vancouver, Canada until 2001 before finishing his prosthodontics residency program at Loma Linda University School of Dentistry in 2004. He completed his fellowship in maxillofacial prosthetics at the University of Chicago in 2006.

Dr. Khatami has lectured extensively in implant dentistry and prosthodontics related topics and is the primary author in multiple peer-reviewed journals. He enjoys spending time with his family, traveling and car racing.

Dr. Russell

Dr. Russell E. Haag, D.D.S.

Dr. Haag, received his dental education from the University of California, Los Angeles in 1971. He served for three years in the U.S. Navy before establishing a private practice in Clairemont, San Diego in 1974.

Dr. Haag is a past President of the San Diego County Dental Society, member of the American Dental Association and has served as a Trustee to the California Dental Association. He has been active in continuing education courses to stay on top of the new and latest advancements in Dentistry.

He and his wife Alexi have been married for over 34 years and have two adult children. Dr. Haag actively participates in golfing and snow skiing and together they enjoy travel.