We’re Committed to Premium Dental Care
Riverdale Comprehensive Dentistry was founded on the principle that dental patients should experience premium customer service while under their dentist’s care. Each of our professionals is dedicated to providing a caring and compassionate environment for our patients. We also stay current on the latest technologies in the dental field, allowing us to consistently provide stellar treatment. Because so many patients dread visiting the dentist, we aim to perform each of our dental services in as gentle a manner as possible. We use reassuring tones and clearly explain what we are doing, so you don’t feel uneasy. Our commitment to your comfort level is what makes us unique.
Meet Our Talented and Caring Team
Our dental team has years of experience providing the kind of care we’re famous for in The Bronx. When you visit us, you’ll be greeted by the warm and friendly personalities of:
Dr. Shahla S. Asadi, DDS
Dr. Asadi received her Doctoral in Dental Surgery (DDS) from the University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio, graduating at the top of her class. She then relocated to NYC, where she received advanced training. She spent that time furthering her education in cosmetic, implant, and prosthetic dentistry. Dr. Asadi is a mother of two children and understands the special care that must be placed on treating little ones. That’s why Riverdale Comprehensive Dentistry is so effective at treating children. Our pediatric program will set your little one’s mind at ease and put them on the road to optimal oral health. In her spare time, Dr. Asadi enjoys spending time with her family, biking, and traveling.
Dr. Pardis Rajabi, Endodontist
Doctor Rajabi graduated from UCLA School of Dentistry with honors in endodontics. She then moved to New York City to complete general practice residency at Columbia University/ Presbyterian Hospital where she had the opportunity to take care of extensive facial trauma cases and orofacial infections during the night on-call shifts. Dr. Rajabi then completed her endodontic residency at NYU College of Dentistry where she is currently teaching endodontics to postgraduate residents and undergraduate dental students. Dr. Rajabi is an active member of American Association of Endodontics, American Dental Association and New York State Dental Association. In her free time, she enjoys traveling and exploring the museums with her husband. In fact, she is a member of Metropolitan Museum of Art. Dr. Rajabi is very passionate about her work and believes every single patient must receive the best possible treatment.
Dr. Shari Klein, Periodontist
Dr. Klein is an expert periodontist whose scope of practice includes placement of dental implants, periodontal surgery, gum grafting, and cosmetic periodontal surgery. She completed her undergraduate work at Barnard College. and then earned her DMD degree at Fairleigh Dickenson Dental School. Dr. Klein went on to receive her specialty degree in Periodontology at the Boston University School of Dental Medicine. She has spent over twenty-five years as an Associate Clinical Professor in the department of periodontology at Columbia University School of Dental Medicine. She is a member of the American Academy of Implant Dentistry and the American Academy of Periodontology. Her mission is to perform the highest quality of patient care in a kind and compassionate manner.
Dr. Daniel Royzman, DDS, MMSc
Board Certified Periodontist
Assistant Clinical Professor, Periodontology Department Columbia University College of Dental Medicine
After attending Brandeis University and successfully earning his Bachelor of Arts, Dr. Daniel Royzman continued on to New York University College of Dentistry, where he successfully earned his Doctorate of Dental Surgery degree. Dr. Daniel Royzman completed his postgraduate training periodontics at the prestigious Harvard University School of Dental Medicine, situated in Boston Massachusetts, where he also successfully earned a Masters Degree in Medical Science. Dr. Daniel Royzman has been previously published in a highly respected periodontal journal; he had his master’s thesis published in the Journal of Periodontology in June of 2004. Also a Diplomate of the American Board of Periodontology, Dr. Daniel Royzman not only actively practices in the field of periodontics, but he is also an Assistant Clinical Professor of Periodontics at Columbia University College of Dental Medicine for the last 5 years, during which time he has given numerous lectures at prestigious study clubs and most recently was invited to give a lecture in Periodontal Plastic Surgery at the Goldschelger School of Dental Medicine in Tel Aviv, Israel.
Dr. Royzman has received recognition for his dedication to his education, and is the recipient of a number of prestigious awards for educational excellence. During his attendance at Harvard University, he earned an Honorarium from the Massachusetts Periodontal Society. New York University College of Dentistry has also recognized Dr. Daniel Royzman’s achievements and the university honored him with the esteemed Pierre Fauchard Award as well as the Dean’s Student Research Award.
Active memberships retained by Dr. Daniel Royzman include membership in the American Academy of Periodontology, the American Board of Periodontology – Diplomate, the Northeastern Society of Periodontists, the American Dental Association, and the New York County Dental Society. A sincere believer in education and constantly looking to enhance his education and training, Dr. Daniel Royzman both purposefully attend advanced education courses annually so that, as a team, they can provide their patients with outstanding periodontal care and dental implant treatment options.
Areas of Clinical Interest:
- Surgical extraction and immediate implants
- Bone regeneration/ bone grafting
- Advanced dental implantology
- Maxillary sinus elevations
Dr. Hayleen Moran, DDS, MS – Prosthodontist
Doctor Moran received her dental education from Universidad Autonoma de Santo Domingo (UASD). After several years working in her hometown, she decided to continue her education and went to a three-year advanced training in Prosthodontics from Columbia University College of Dental Medicine that focused on Complex full mouth rehabilitation, implant restorations and cosmetics where she received a specialty Certificate in Prosthodontics along with a Master of Science; during her training, Dr. Moran was recognized for her research from the NGS Academy of Multidisciplinary Dentistry. She is an active member of the American College of Prosthodontics, American Academy of Dental Sleep Medicine, American Dental Association, and New York County Dental Association. In her spare time, she enjoys painting, traveling, and spending time with her family.
Dr. Zari Khaledi, Pediatric Dentist
Dr. Khaledi is a Pediatric Dentist with years of experience providing gentle care in operative, pediatric oral surgery, pediatric ortho, space maintenance, and emergency modalities using multiple behavior management techniques.
She graduated from U.C.S.D with a degree in Biochemistry and then continued her dental education at Tufts University, and then further specialized in Pediatric Dentistry at Boston University.
Since then, she has been practicing as a private practitioner and strongly believes in preventive dentistry and oral hygiene.
Dr.Khaledi has done a number of seminars for different schools, as well as one-on-one personalized training with parents and children on the importance of oral hygiene care and prevention.
She is a highly-motivated and detail-oriented doctor who is passionate about pediatric dentistry and the well-being of her patients. Dr. Khaledi strongly believes in continuing education and keeping up with new and updated skills in pediatric dentistry. She participates in different aspects of C.E. for various topics with respect to dentistry and oral health.
Dr. Khaledi uses her extensive experience to provide the highest level of dental care in a gentle, compassionate manner
Dr. Khaledi has a strong passion for community outreach and has volunteered locally and abroad in dental outreach programs. Her goal is to provide high-quality dental care for children in a compassionate manner. In her spare time, Dr. Khaled enjoys exercising, reading, watching movies, trying new restaurants, and painting.
We Offer Comprehensive Dental Services to The Bronx
Riverdale Comprehensive Dentistry strives to provide a full spectrum of dental services to patients throughout The Bronx. We offer Invisalign® to straighten patients’ teeth and teeth whitening to brighten their smile. Customers facing tooth decay can rely on us for dental implants and tooth-saving root canals. From veneers to inlays and onlays, our cosmetic dentistry procedures are second-to-none. Learn more about what puts the “Comprehensive” in Riverdale Comprehensive Dentistry by calling us today.