We have been practicing orthodontics in Pinole since 1974 when he we opened this office. We have provided professional and courteous services to thousands of residents of this community over the years. Our attention to detail and commitment to excellence is unsurpassed. Our team of orthodontic professionals offers a first-rate level of service at affordable prices. Patient satisfaction is our very top priority.
Our goal is to provide individualized services helping every patient achieve the greatest smile possible. In order to continuing providing the best care on the market and keep our long standing tradition of excellence, we brought on the current team of orthodontists 2003, headed up by Dr. Hoss Abar.
During an initial consultation with Dr. Abar he will discuss all your needs including your personal vision for your smile. You will be offered several treatment choices, a cost estimate for each and a timeframe for completing the work on your teeth. All your questions will be answered in full by Dr. Abar and his team. At that time we will obtain a full set of your records. From that point on any further questions or concerns that you may have will be addressed promptly. You can contact us via email or phone anytime you wish.
Dr. Abar graduated from the University of the Pacific in 1999. He completed his degree in orthodontics at UOP in 2001. Dr. Abar runs orthodontic practices in three California locations, Danville, Oakland and Pinole. He’s been published in the American Journal of Orthodontists, and is a member of the CCDDS, CDA, ADA, PCSO and AAO. He is also a member of the Partnership Study Club, the East-Bay Chapter. This organization addresses complicated interdisciplinary cases having to do with restorative orthodontic issues.
Dr. Abar is married to his wife, Farzaneh who is a software engineer, and has two sons, Ryan 10 and Aiden 5. In his leisure time Dr. Abar enjoys camping and snowboarding as well as playing basketball and card games.
Dr. Chiu received her Bachelor degree in Biological Engineering from Cornell University in Ithaca, NY and graduated cum laude. She then graduated magna cum laude from Tufts University School of Dental Medicine in Boston, MA and received her Doctor of Dental Medicine degree. She completed her orthodontic specialty training, receiving her orthodontics certificate and Master of Science degree from the University of California, San Francisco.
Outside of the office Dr. Chiu enjoys playing tennis, hiking, and dining out at the many great restaurants San Francisco has to offer.
She is a member of a number of dental organizations, including the American Association of Orthodontics, Pacific Coast Society of Orthodontics, American Dental Association, and California Dental Association.
Our friendly staff
We are committed to providing the best in orthodontic care, having a very highly skilled and experienced team of professionals on our staff. Our team understands the anxiety that patients often experience when going to a dentist or orthodontist and makes every effort to create a warm, friendly and relaxing atmosphere.
We go out of our way to take care of our patients’ needs and to make sure that they are comfortable and even enjoy their orthodontic treatments. We set appointments according to our patients’ schedule, making sure that all appointments are at convenient times for our patients. We offer extended payment plans for those that need some flexibility. Let us know about your financial needs