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Meet The Children's Dental Family of Friendly Professionals

At Children's Dental, our team of experienced dentists, orthodontists and specialists is devoted to proving healthy, beautiful smiles and a lifetime of excellent dental health for every one of our valued patients.

Ana Michelle

Dr. Ana Michelle

Managing Dentist
Dr. Ana Michel completed her undergrad career in 1984 at the Cal State University of Los Angeles. Subsequently, she graduated from UCSF School of Dentistry in June of 1988. Since that time, she has been working as a general and cosmetic dentist. Drawing on her extensive education and decades of experience, she is able to perform even the most delicate procedures with the utmost precision and care. She is part of the LADA Latin American Dental Association and has been practicing dentistry for over 28 years. Dr. Michel believes making a difference in someone�€™s life thru dentistry, changes and enriches the mind. She was awarded Woman of the Year in 2009 by La Opinion Newspaper and Woman Owned Business of the Year by Late Assembly Man Marco Antonio Firebough. Outside of the office, She enjoy spending time with her beautiful family. A fan of soccer and a big of Las Chivas! Her favorite place to travel to is the beautiful beaches of Cancun, Mexico
Magnolia Becker

Dr. Magnolia Becker

Pedodontist
Dr. Becker completed her Pediatric training at UCLA after practicing as an Endodontist in Peru for 10 years. Originally from Peru, Dr. Becker enjoys providing free dental care to the children of Peru at least once a year. It is no surprise that Dr. Becker's goal is that, "every child has a lifetime of healthy teeth." Dr. Magnolia Becker is also a member of the American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry, California Society of Pediatric Dentistry, American Dental Association, California Dental Association, and the Western Los Angeles Dental Society. A parent herself, Dr. Becker enjoys spending time with her son and husband at the beach. She also dabbles in photographer as a hobby.
Larry Crawford

Dr. Larry Crawford

Orthodontist
A Psychology major at the University of California, Los Angeles, Dr. Crawford switched to dentistry because, as he puts it, �€œInfluenced by his very own orthodontists as a teenager�€ He went on to earn his doctor of dental surgery from the UCLA School of Dentistry. He completed his post-graduate residency in orthodontics at UCLA with a U.O.P. Certification of Orthodontics. Dr. Crawford currently belongs to the American Dental Association, the California Dental Association and is the key political contact for the American Association Orthodontists. Dr. Crawford believes the key to Happiness is Gratitude, outside the dental office; he enjoys watching movies and working out.
Edward Terzian

Dr. Edward Terzian

Oral Surgeon
Dr. Edward Terzian graduated from the University of Pennsylvania School of Dentistry in 2001. Subsequently, he completed his Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery residency at Long Island Jewish Medical Center. Dr. Terzian holds multiple board certifications including Diplomate of the American Board of Dental Examiners and American Board of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery. Dr. Terzian is also certified in Advanced Cardiac Life Support. He has also been published 7 times.
Nadia  Korhani

Dr. Nadia Korhani

Pedodontist
Dr. Tahereh Korhani, DDS--specialist in dentistry--currently treats patients in Artesia, California. Dr. Korhani specializes in teeth and oral health. As a teenager she loved science and art. Dentistry was a combination of both. Kids are curious by nature. When they come in to see Dr. Korhani, they have a million questions �€“ and she answers each and every one. A gifted pediatric dentist who genuinely enjoys spending time with her young patients, Dr. Korhani prefers to listen to children rather than lecture them. She earned her doctor of dental surgery at USC�€™s Herman Ostrow School of Dentistry. Today, Dr. Korhani is a highly respected dental professional and a member of the American Dental Association, the California Dental Association.