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Sahar Yaftaly, DMD

Meet Dr. Sahar Yaftaly, DMD


Dr. Sahar Yaftaly strives to help every patient achieve a healthy smile. Her passion for dentistry began by volunteering at the Free Clinic of Simi Valley where she met her mentor, Dr. Josie Dovidio, who inspired her to pursue a career in dentistry. Her desire is to make every patient feel as if they are part of the family and offers enthusiasm while providing high quality comprehensive dental care. Dr. Sahar Yaftaly is a Simi Valley native and is thrilled to be able to serve the community in which she was raised.

Our Mission


We like our patients to feel at home when they come to our office – to enter as patients and leave as friends. Our purpose is to provide quality care for the entire family, with the advantages of modern technology paired with the comfort of an old-town private practice.

Sahar Yaftaly, DMD

DR. SAHAR YAFTALY

YOUR SIMI FAMILY DENTIST

After graduating from UCLA with an undergraduate degree in Psychobiology, Dr. Yaftaly attended the Arizona School of Dentistry & Oral Health in Mesa, AZ where she received her DMD (Doctor of Dental Medicine) and certificate in public health with a dental emphasis. She then returned to California to complete a General Practice Residency at USC, during which she treated Veterans in downtown Los Angeles and medically compromised patients at the LAC+USC Medical Center.

Sahar Yaftaly, DMD brands Meet our friendly team
  • "Never thought I’d say it was actually a wonderful experience. Most importantly, Dr Yaftaly is very gentle and uses updated techniques to make the patient comfortable. She and her staff are lovely people and serious about their work. Finally, it was obvious immediately that the office runs smoothly and efficiently. Highly recommend"

    JACKY P.

  • “Amazing staff! Dr Yaftaly is great and you can tell that the whole office enjoys working there! She has treated my whole family for the last 2 years and we have only had great experiences. From top to bottom the the office is professional, caring, energetic, and a delight!!!”

    NICK C.

  • "The office is very modern yet comfortable, and I felt welcome right as I walked in. The technician I had was very nice, she was so energetic and seemed to really love her job. I appreciated the option to watch a movie of my choosing while in the actual dental office, and the technicians I saw seemed to be having a good time while working. The dentist, even though she came in for just a little bit, was very professional and super kind. Overall, I love this dentistry office and will definitely be coming back!"

    REYES P.

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Welcome to our Practice

Dr. Sahar Yaftaly working on a patient in Simi Valley CAWelcome to the office of Sahar Yaftaly DMD. We are happy to be the family dentist for Simi Valley, Moorpark, and surrounding areas. 

Dr. Sahar Yaftaly became passionate about dentistry when volunteering at the Free Clinic of Simi Valley, where she met her mentor Dr. Josie Dovidio. She grew up in Simi Valley and is honored to serve the community in which she was raised. She offers enthusiasm while providing quality comprehensive care.

We present our patients with dental services covering preventive care, pediatric dentistry, mouth and night guards, fluoride varnishes, and sealants. Through digital x-ray technology, we can locate damage to your teeth more quickly and safely than with film x-rays, and you can relax with headphones we provide that allow you to listen to music or watch movies as your procedure is completed.

If you would like to discuss dental care for yourself or your children or discuss a particular course of treatment, contact Dr. Yaftaly at our office. Our team will answer your questions and inform you of your options so that you can select the best course of action.

Come as a Patient, Leave as a Friend

We welcome children, and Dr. Yaftaly encourages you to bring them to visit when you come for an appointment. She will be happy to listen to any concerns you wish to share about their dental health and teach you how to care for their first teeth. We have a play area that has a toy box and books where children can play as you have a check-up or cleaning.

New patients are always welcome, and we urge you to call us for an appointment if it’s been at least a year since you’ve had a cleaning or a dental examination. If you have an emergency, contact our office so that we can bring you in to see Dr. Yaftaly as soon as possible. If your emergency occurs when our office is closed, please call the emergency phone number given on our voice messaging system to reach Dr. Yaftaly.

Simi Valley Dental Office

Dr. Yaftaly's office is located on 2045 Royal Avenue, #109, just east of Erringer Road. We are just across the street from Simi Valley Community Church and just south of the Human Services Agency.

Contact Our Office for Quality Dental Care

If you aren’t certain if we are in your network, call us, and we can give you a detailed list of the plans we work with. We accept a number of different insurance plans including Dental Health Alliance, Dental Benefit Providers, Cigna, Delta, Metlife, Aetna, Blue Cross Blue Shield, Guardian, Connection Dental, GEHA, and Dentemax. This list is constantly being updated, so if you don't see your plan listed, call us anyway and we'll check out your benefits! We also take cash, credit (Visa, American Express, and MasterCard), checks, and CareCredit.

So if you have recently relocated to the Simi Valley area and need a new dentist or if you’ve been living here a while and have decided it’s time for a change, welcome, and contact us. We are happy to meet new people and appreciate the chance to provide you with exceptional dental service.

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