Stuart P. Goldberg, DDS is an established and exceptional dental practice with a modern, gentle approach to oral care.  Our goal is to keep you smiling.  How did our Saratoga, CA dental office earn its high ratings?  We provide quality dental care at the appropriate level to every patient, based on his or her needs and wants. We achieve this through attentiveness to comfort, open communication and patient education.

We’re your family dentist that offers all of these services:

  • Regular checkups for kids
  • Teeth whitening
  • Cosmetic dentistry
  • Reconstructive dentistry
  • …and more anxiety-free dental services to ensure your oral health

Dr. Goldberg and Dr. Owens offer you decades of experience.  What’s more, they have been extensively trained in Whole Person Dentistry, which considers how dental health is connected to your total well-being.

Please read on for bios of our dentists, Dr. Goldberg and Dr. Owens.  They look forward to serving you.

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Stuart smiling 405Stuart Goldberg, DDS Stuart Goldberg is a native of New Jersey.  He graduated from The University of Rochester with a B.A. in psychology, and received his D.D.S. from Case Western Reserve School of Dentistry.  Stuart practiced dentistry in New York City on 5th Avenue and in suburban Washington D.C. (Maryland) before starting his own practice in Saratoga over twenty years ago in the same building where it is today.  Stuart is married with three daughters, and is an avid skier, bicyclist, traveler, Giants and 49er’s fan.  His warm, caring approach helps put patients who are afraid of the dentist at ease.  He has developed unique processes for his practice in dealing with patient fears and comfort. With over two decades of experience, Stuart and his team will keep you smiling for life.
Heather smiling 000Heather Owens, DDS Dr. Owens is a general dentist in Saratoga who provides care for patients throughout the Silicon Valley.  A native of Upstate New York, Dr. Owens graduated from the University of Michigan Dental School.  After completing a residency in General Practice in Syracuse, New York, she joined a busy perioprosthodontic practice in Radnor, PA. In 2000, she moved to California to pursue advanced training in cosmetic dentistry and to be close to family members.  Dr. Owens began practicing with Dr. Goldberg in 2003.  Passionate about her work, she is focused on detail and strives to build trust and confidence with each patient.  She emphasizes meticulous clinical skills, patient education and compassionate care to achieve outstanding results.  Dr. Owens strives to improve her patients’ health and to enhance the beauty of their smiles with a natural look.  Dr. Owens is married and has a daughter.  In her free time, she and her family enjoy hiking, skiing and travel.  She can often be found trying new recipes and entertaining large groups of family and friends in her home.

Staff

Tiffany | I have spent almost half my life with Dr. Goldberg helping him take care of our patients.  It is very rewarding, and I have grown close to many of our patients over these last 22 years.  Along the way, I have gotten married, moved to Gilroy, and become a mother.  I am delighted to share my life and my time with our patients and a support staff who are like family to me.

Kau-ling | I have been in dentistry since 1983 and have enjoyed the last ten working in Dr. Goldberg’s office.  I serve as support staff for both the front office as well as assisting the clinical team.  I am a busy mother of two children.  They are the light of my life. I enjoy music, rollerskating, and singing with my church choir.

Yvonne Smith | Doctor Goldberg and Doctor Owens’ office administrator.  I have been with this office since May, 2007, but have worked in the medical/dental field since 1980.  I enjoy my time off reading, gardening and am considered an all around weekend warrior.

Karen Fitt | I have been a dental hygienist for twenty-five years.  The last fifteen years I have worked for Dr. Goldberg.  I really enjoy the patients, my co-workers and my very generous and skilled boss.

Noel Turchi | I have worked for Drs. Goldberg and Owens since 2002 as their certified massage therapist.  I provide the complimentary hand or foot massage to our patients during their dental treatment and hygiene appointments.  I have been practicing massage since 2001 and I am a former RDA.

Kathy Horne, CHT | I am a Bay Area native who has been in the dental field since 1976.  I enjoy connecting with patients from my dental assisting days to now managing accounts, helping patients get the most out of their insurance benefits.  I have been with Stuart’s office part time for eight years.  Outside of the office, I am a hypnotherapist and energy worker.  I am also available to help patients with issues concerning their dental care.  I enjoy time with my family, the outdoors, travel and all we have right here in the Bay Area.

Vicki Santos | I joined Drs. Goldberg and Owens in 2003 as a dental hygienist but have been in dentistry since 1986.  I feel fortunate to work and care for so many great patients and have advanced training and licensure to care for our special needs and elderly patient in the comfort of their own home.  My husband and I enjoy taking road trips in vintage cars and boating.

Marcia Alameda | My name is Marcia Alameda.  I started my career as a Registered Dental Assistant in 1983. Shortly thereafter, I began working with Dr. Stuart Goldberg. In 1992, I left the dental field to start a family; around 2006, I returned to be a part of Dr. Goldberg and Dr. Owen’s dental team.

Melita Pipal | I have been in the dental field for sixteen years and love what I do.  I have a genuine concern for the health of others and get great satisfaction out of treating my patients.  My philosophy is to focus on patient comfort and quality heathcare.  I enjoy gardening, traveling, dancing, camping and sporting events.  My next goal is to play the guitar.

Erika Castro Hernandez | I have enjoyed working in the dental field since 2007.  I started off working as a dental assistant and a dental receptionist prior to becoming a registered dental hygienist in 2011.  I was raised in the beautiful Central Coast but have taken pleasure in living in the Bay Area for the last twelve years.  During my spare time I love to hike and get together with friends and family.  I hope to make Campbell my new home for years to come.  I have two pet betta fishes named Seaweed and Wasabi, which I adore watching and feeding.

Yi Li | My name is Yi Li.  I’ve been a dental hygienist since 2014.  My first job was working as a part-time dental assistant for 5 years.  I love my job because it’s hands-on, and I enjoy helping people in gaining confidence with their smiles.  My hobbies are cooking, sleeping, ocean kayaking, camping, hiking, whale watching, industrial and furniture design.