At Super Kids Dental we have passion for providing the best dental care for children possible. We take pride in our customer service and how hard we work to connect with our patients. We treat our patients like family, because we realize the importance of making our patients feel comfortable. We are one of the rare kids dental offices that allows the parents to come into the treatment rooms with their children, because we believe in letting the parents see exactly how we treat their children. We strongly believe in honest and ethical practice and we always look forward to a long-lasting relationship between us and our patients.
We make sure to use the latest and greatest dental technology for children including digital x-rays for instant results, digital patient charts, nitrous gas to relax your child, and much more.
Super Kids Dental currently has offices in three locations ... Boyle Heights, East Los Angeles, and El Monte.
We can't wait to meet you and your wonderful children. Hope to see you soon!
Founders and Doctors
Dr. Christine S / Co-Owner
Dr. Christine is the principal founder of Super Kids Dental. She has received her degree in dentistry from the University of Southern California in 2009.
Right after her graduation from school of dentistry, Dr. Christine devoted her time and committed herself to working with children only, which is something that has always been a passion of hers. Nothing feels more rewarding to her than helping the children in the Southern California communities with their dental care.
Dr. Christine has extensive experience and knowledge in the field of pediatric dentistry and her goal has always been to start a children's dental practice which provides the best and state of the art dental care possible. In 2014 her dream came true and she opened the first Super Kids Dental office in the city of Boyle Heights.
Since then, Super Kids Dental has grown to reach out to more communities in the Southern California area while maintaining the same great quality of dental care.
When Dr. Christine is not spending her time helping children with their dental needs, she spends time with her own children. She also enjoys traveling, working out, cooking, taking her dogs for a walk, family gatherings, and much more.
Allen P / Co-Owner
Allen and Dr. Christine are not only partners in business but also partners in life. Allen brings his strong mathematics, engineering, and computer skills to today's competitive and highly digital and computerized world of dentistry in order to perform statistical and financial analysis of the business as well as developing computer programs in order to run the business as smoothly and efficiently as possible.
Allen received his Bachelor of Science in Electrical Engineering from University of California at Berkeley and his graduate degree also in Electrical Engineering from Massachusetts Institute of Technology. He specialized in controlling and enabling 2-legged robots to walk and has authored/co-authored a few publications regarding this topic.
Allen has worked for NASA as an Aerospace Engineer for over 10 years and has been involved in several space projects. His trainings and skills in solving complex problems have proven invaluable in today's dynamic business world.
He is also a professional photographer who has won many international awards in photography contests. He has developed his unique style in studio lighting which he applies on professional athletes and dancers.
Allen has lived in and visited many countries in the world and speaks 4 languages.
Allen's main hobbies are photography, baseball, soccer, traveling, movies, and much more.
Dr. Anisha Karnik
Dr. Anisha has always had a special place in her heart for kids. She spent most of her childhood in Seattle, Washington, where she developed a love for helping children in the community as a youth group leader and camp counselor.
She studied to become a dentist through the accelerated six year program at University of the Pacific School of Dentistry in San Francisco, California. During dental school, she went on a mission trip to Fiji to provide free dental care for underprivileged children, and that's when she realized how rewarding it felt to be able to help kids improve their health. She was able to connect with the children and help them overcome their dental fears, which is when she realized she had a passion for working with kids.
After she received her doctor of dental surgery degree in 2011, she completed a hospital residency in New York where she worked with medically compromised patients and children, learning to provide safe dental care. She completed a second year of hospital residency in the VA Hospital in West Los Angeles and began working in private practice in 2013.
She lives with her husband in Long Beach and enjoys cooking and going for walks.
Dr. Smit Dangaria
Dr. Smit Dangaria is excited to join the team of dynamic and caring healthcare providers and staff at Super Kids Dental. Already as a dental student at USC, Dr. Dangaria showed his compassion and commitment to the Los Angeles community and children through his work at dental clinics and non-profit community health organization
specializing in children’s dental care and patients with special needs. He continues to provide quality dental care to the children at Super Kids Dental.
In his free time, Dr. Dangaria likes to do activities with his family and dog Garfield. He loves to play tennis, go on canyon hikes and walks along the beach.
Recently, he became an avid fan of USC’s Women’s Basketball team after accompanying them on a school sponsored trip to Italy.
Dr. Dangaria received his D.D.S. degree from USC’s Ostrow School of Dentistry and a Ph.D. in Bioengineering from the University of Illinois, Chicago.
Dr. Dangaria is the author of several peer-reviewed publications in the field of stem cells, biomaterials and dental tissue regeneration. He is also a reviewer for several scientific journals.
Dr. Saewon Oh
Dr. Oh's passion for dentistry and especially for pediatric patients comes from her time volunteering with various groups such as American Red Cross and Redlands Outreach Group. Her time volunteering all over California as well as overseas gave her the motivation to become an excellent dentist with a focus on pediatrics. Inspired to provide the excellent care she saw from her time as a volunteer, Dr. Oh pursued her education first at La Sierra University, receiving a BS in Biomedical Sciences. She then received her D.D.S. from Loma Linda school of Dentistry. Since then she has committed herself to becoming an excellent dentist who can provide an experience that will have the kids coming back again and again.
Dr. Oh is a newlywed who is enjoying married life! Their hobbies include cooking, watching football, and hiking just to become hungry for dinner.
She is currently looking into getting a Welsh Pembroke Corgi puppy.
Dr. Kemia Zeinali
Dr. Zeinali is a native Southern Californian, spending most of her childhood in San Diego. She always knew that she wanted to work with children and spent several years as a preschool teacher prior to attending the University of California San Diego, where she received her degree in Physiology and Neuroscience. Her desire to help others is what first led her to dentistry. While at UCSD, she worked as a dental assistant at the free dental clinics for the underserved in the community. In addition, she travelled throughout Mexico helping develop free dental clinics and serving in several humanitarian missions abroad.
Dr. Zeinali attended dental school at Roseman University of Health Science where she graduated with a joint degree in Dental Medicine and a Master’s in Business Administration. At Roseman, she held various leadership positions including the president of the MBA program, president of the Orthodontics Club and vice president of the Student Professionalism and Ethics Association and was actively involved with the National Research Group, where she had the opportunity to see firsthand some of the many advances in the field of dentistry.
After working as a dentist in Texas, Dr. Zeinali then decided to come back to her beloved
Southern California and pursue a career in pediatric dentistry where she was able to merge her passion for dentistry and her love for children at Super Kids Dental.
Dr. Patrisha Ordoveza
Dr. Patrisha grew up in the Philippines where she first received her dental degree. After moving to the United States, she went back to dental school and graduated from the University of Southern California. While pursuing her second dental degree, she participated in several rotations and outreach programs that served underprivileged children. This inspired her to focus on refining her skills and constantly learning new things about pediatric dentistry.
Dr. Patrisha enjoys talking with people from all walks of life. Her bright, funny and positive personality makes her a great addition to the Super Kids Dental family.
On her spare time, she is an athlete who actively cultivates hobbies including kitesurfing and surfing. Her love for the water allows her to travel and meet new people.
She is currently single.
Dr. Emily Yuan
Dr. Emily has been practicing dentistry for 8 years now and still continues to feel passionate about and receives joy from treating patients on daily basis. She received her first Doctor of Dental Surgery in West China Dental School - one of the most prestigious dental schools in the country. Since then she was awarded a full scholarship from University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill for a PhD program in Oral Biology and was also admitted to the University of Southern California’s Dental School program which made her decide to move to California with her husband in order to pursue her dreams. While in school, she was involved in several community dental services for kids such as Queens Care and Mobile Clinic.
After she became a mother, Dr. Emily has better understanding and appreciation for parenthood and the effort it takes to raise children. She enjoys applying her knowledge and experience in the field of dentistry and devoting her passion to the children’s dental care.
While not working, Dr. Emily loves to travel, jog, hike, and spend time with her son.
Dr. Elizabeth Tong
Dr. Elizabeth was born and raised in Los Angeles. She attended UCLA for both her undergraduate education and dental school. Her passion for working with children began when she taught Sunday School at a local church. She continued to follow that passion by traveling to Mexico to provide dental care at an orphanage, volunteering at a nonprofit children’s dental clinic in Burbank, and participating in additional pediatric rotations in dental school to further her knowledge of children’s dentistry. After graduating dental school she worked in a few general practice offices in Los Angeles and Orange County, but ultimately her love for working with children brought her to Super Kids Dental. Her number one goal is to provide honest, compassionate, quality dental care to all of her patients. She strives to make everyone’s experience at Super Kids Dental a positive one and is excited to meet you and your family.
During her free time, she loves relaxing on the beach, practicing her swing at the driving range, playing old school arcade games, and exploring all of the restaurants SoCal has to offer. Her guilty pleasure is watching The Bachelor and Bachelorette.