At PhD Dental, we're proud to offer the skills and experience of a highly trained team of dentists, specialists, and caring support staff. When you become part of our dental family, you have access to a wide array of services and procedures and affordable dental care personalized to fit your needs.
What this means is that we rarely have to refer you to another dentist, and you can receive all the treatment you need from professionals you already know and trust!
We look forward to meeting you, but until then, please take a few moments to get to know the team at our four Greater Los Angeles area locations.
Dr. Ori Levy
Ori Levy, DDS, is a board-certified periodontist who is committed to helping you achieve and maintain excellent periodontal health. Dr. Levy graduated from the University of California, Los Angeles with a bachelors degree in Economics. Continuing his education at UCLA, Dr. Levy obtained his dental degree in 2005.
Dr. Levy received his periodontal graduate certification from the Greater Los Angeles Veteran Affairs Healthcare System in West Los Angeles. During his specialty training, he conducted advanced research on dental implants.
In 2009, Dr. Levy became a diplomat of the American Board of Periodontology. A diplomat is a periodontist who has demonstrated significant achievements beyond the mandatory educational requirements of the specialty and who is certified by the American Board of Periodontology.
Dr. Levy is a member of the following professional organizations: American Academy of Periodontology, Academy of Osseointegration, California Society of Periodontists, California Dental Association, and the American Dental Association.
Dr. Pedrum Barr
Dr. Pedrum Barr is a dental specialist in the field of orthodontics and craniofacial orthopedics. He is an expert in fixed orthodontic treatment, aligner therapy, and customized smile design since 2016. Graduating with honors at the University of California, San Francisco, he completed his specialty residency also obtaining a master’s degree from Rutgers school of dental medicine with his thesis focusing on efficacy and innovation in digital Intraoral Scanners. His passion for orthodontics is only matched by his love for music composition and remastering. He also enjoys video editing, graphic design, and a good game of soccer. Dr. Barr’s vision for orthodontics is shaped by an ever-growing strive for quality treatment and advancement in patient comfort.
Dr. Josh Ely
First and foremost is patient care, and everything else is secondary. My goal is to provide uncompromising care, while still having the patient feel comfortable and confident. I believe this goal can be reached through open communication and active discussion.
Dr. Daniel Khorshad
Dr. Daniel Khorshad graduated from the Herman Ostrow School of Dentistry of USC where he got his Doctor of Dental Surgery degree and obtained a specialty certificate in Orthodontics and Dentofacial Orthopedics and a Master of Business Administration from the Roseman University of Health Sciences.
Dr. Khorshad enjoys dedicating his free time to help those who don’t have access to dental care. He has volunteered his time over the years at various dental clinics throughout Southern California. He has also traveled to Ensenada, Mexico, and Les Cayes, Haiti numerous times leading a group of dentists offering free dental work to the underprivileged communities.
Dr. Khorshad saw the impact orthodontics can have on one’s confidence and outlook on life at a young age when he received treatment for spaces between his teeth. The transformation it had on him was priceless and helped him in deciding to become an orthodontist. His goal is to achieve a healthy and
a beautiful smile for all his patients.
In his free time, Dr. Khorshad enjoys traveling, going to concerts and sporting events, and spending time with friends and family.