Amirhassan Pouradib, DDS
Dr. Amirhassan Pouradib majored in biochemistry and minored in psychology at University of California, San Diego. He continued his education at Case Western Reserve University, where he earned his dental degree in 1995. Dr. Pouradib has been practicing in the area since 1996 and continues his education monthly so that he can provide the best possible care to his patients. Dr. Pouradib strives to help provide patients with beautiful and healthy smiles. Our dentist has advanced training in dental implants and mini implants, Invisalign®, and soft tissue laser. Dr. Pouradib is Zoom! whitening certified. Our dentist is a member of the American Dental Association (ADA), the California Dental Association (CDA), the Delta Sigma Delta Supreme Chapter, the Academy of General Dentistry, and the Give Kids a Smile a Day Program.
Dr. Pouradib and his wife, Setareh, enjoy cycling, skiing, and spending time with their two boys, Namdar and Rosstin. Both of their sons are advanced swimmers and instrument players.
Meet Our Team
Samantha – Receptionist
Samantha was born and raised in Santa Rosa, and she has been with Preferred Dental since early 2017. She graduated from Santa Rosa High School and went to college in Chico, California. Since joining our practice, Samantha enjoys learning more about the dental field and loves seeing the smiles on our patients’ faces as they leave our office with a more confident smile. Samantha helps our team provide a pleasant experience for every patient from the moment they walk through our door. She is happily married with two beautiful girls. In her free time, Samantha loves spending time with her family while barbequing or hanging out by the pool. She also enjoys gardening and playing the violin with her oldest daughter.
Aimee – Registered Dental Hygienist
Aimee was born and raised in Santa Rosa. After graduating from Piner High School, she attended Santa Rosa Junior College, earning an Associate of Arts degree in liberal arts and science, as well as an Associate of Science degree in dental hygiene. Aimee and her husband love raising their three children. They also enjoy the outdoors, eating gourmet food, and travelling. Fitness is important to their family and they spend a lot of time exercising and swimming. Aimee really enjoys the patients in our practice and looks forward to helping them have healthy and beautiful smiles.
Marling – Office Manager
Marling was born in Baja California, Mexico, and was raised in Sonoma County, California. She has been a valued part of our team for over ten years. Because she has been with the practice for so long, she has created a bond with our patients. When patients walk in and are greeted with a familiar face, it makes them feel at ease. Marling can read, write, and speak Spanish, which is very helpful to our patients. Marling loves being a part of our practice because of the opportunity to work with and help patients who start out unhappy or scared. She gets to see them transform into a new person as they walk away with joy and gratitude when treatment is complete.
Marling is married and has two beautiful girls and two rambunctious boys. In her spare time, Marling loves spending time with family and friends having barbeques. She also enjoys dancing, going for walks, visiting new places and meeting new people, and skydiving.
Monique – Dental Assistant
Monique became a part of our team in 2015. She is married with three kids. She helps to make our practice a success by assisting Dr. Pouradib; making sure that he has everything he needs to help our patients feel at ease. Monique is married with three children. When she is not in the office, she can be found hiking, or dancing. She is a big sports fan, and she loves to play sports with her kids!
Carla – Dental Assistant
Carla joined our team in November 2018, and has enjoyed her hands-on training. She loves helping our patients feel great about their smile, and helps ensure that our office is stocked with everything we need to provide our patients with quality, comfortable care. Carla has one daughter.
Setareh – Bookkeeping and Marketing
Setareh earned her bachelor’s degree in business administration and her master’s in economics and international relations. She has been a part of the Preferred Dental team for 10 years, doing marketing and bookkeeping. Setareh is fortunate enough to have two amazing boys. In her spare time, Setareh loves to travel and to get away as much as possible. She loves the outdoors, cycling, skiing, and walking. Setareh is passionate about cooking and baking.
Alysia – Dental Assistant, Intern
Alysia recently joined our practice as an intern. She graduated from Windsor High School and is currently attending Santa Rosa Junior College and majoring in dental hygiene. The best part of being at Preferred Dental for her is learning something new every day and that everyone is so kind and patient with her. Alysia contributes to the practice by helping everyone and learning to do different tasks. She has always loved going to the dentist and had braces for five years, so she spent a lot of time on the chair. She is the oldest of six siblings and owns two cats and a bunny.