Meet the Doctors

Utilizing their vast variety of skills and knowledge our team of doctors work side by side in creating your unique and personalized treatment.

orthodontist in Encino

Dr. Bita Moalej. DDS, MS

“My biggest passion in life is being involved in a career that I adore and using those talents to make a difference in an individual’s life through their smile.”

Dr. Bita is dedicated to providing the highest standards of patient care, using the most advanced orthodontic technology, and being available to her patients at all times.

Dr. Bita has always been interested in education and staying current in the field of orthodontics. She is highly involved in a variety of continuing education activities, most recently as an attendee of the Incognito® Certification Course and Invisalign® Summit. By continually pursuing advanced education, Dr. Bita wants her patients to feel comfortable and confident that she and her staff have the training, skills and desire to do the very best for them in a relaxed, friendly atmosphere.

Dr. Bita is a Southern California native and has lived in the San Fernando Valley almost all her life. She and her family have strong ties to the local community area and she is very happy to be actively involved in the community as a professional. When not involved in orthodontics, she enjoys basketball, hiking and spending time with friends and family. Dr. Bita also enjoys travelling and learning from those experiences.

BS: University of California, Los Angeles
DDS: University of Southern California
Specialty Degree: Orthodontics, University of Southern California
MS: Craniofacial biology, University of Southern California
Member: American Association of Orthodontists, Pacific Coast Society of Orthodontists, American Dental Association, California Dental Association, San Fernando Valley Dental Society, American Board of Orthodontics
Board Certified: Diplomate of the American Board of Orthodontics

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Dr. David Sherwood, DDS

Dr. Sherwood has been practicing orthodontics in Encino where he has built a reputation for excellence.

Dr. Sherwood received his dental degree from the University of California, San Francisco (UCSF), and also completed his orthodontic training at UCSF. He is a member of the American Association of Orthodontists, the Pacific Coast Society of Orthodontists, the American Dental Association, the San Fernando Valley Dental Societ y and the Alpha Omega dental fraternity.

Dr. Sherwood is a native of Los Angeles. Before attending dental school, he went to UCLA for undergraduate education. After dental school, he served as a Captain in the Air Force as a Dental officer, while stationed near Fairbanks, Alaska. He and his wife, Ellen, live in La Canada. Together they have five children. Dr. Sherwood’s favorite pastimes are family, playing tennis and traveling.

BS: University of California, San Francisco
DDS: University of California, San Francisco
Specialty Degree: Orthodontics, University of California, San Francisco
Member: American Association of Orthodontists, Pacific Coast Society of Orthodontists, American Dental Association, California Dental Association, San Fernando Valley Dental Society, Alpha Omega Dental Faternity

Meet the Doctors

Utilizing their vast variety of skills and knowledge our team of doctors work side by side in creating your unique and personalized treatment.

orthodontist in Encino

Dr. Bita Moalej. DDS, MS

“My biggest passion in life is being involved in a career that I adore and using those talents to make a difference in an individual’s life through their smile.”

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Dr. Bita is dedicated to providing the highest standards of patient care, using the most advanced orthodontic technology, and being available to her patients at all times.

Dr. Bita has always been interested in education and staying current in the field of orthodontics. She is highly involved in a variety of continuing education activities, most recently as an attendee of the Incognito® Certification Course and Invisalign® Summit. By continually pursuing advanced education, Dr. Bita wants her patients to feel comfortable and confident that she and her staff have the training, skills and desire to do the very best for them in a relaxed, friendly atmosphere.

Dr. Bita is a Southern California native and has lived in the San Fernando Valley almost all her life. She and her family have strong ties to the local community area and she is very happy to be actively involved in the community as a professional. When not involved in orthodontics, she enjoys basketball, hiking and spending time with friends and family. Dr. Bita also enjoys travelling and learning from those experiences.

BS: University of California, Los Angeles 
DDS: University of Southern California
Specialty Degree: Orthodontics, University of Southern California
MS: Craniofacial biology, University of Southern California
Member: American Association of Orthodontists, Pacific Coast Society of Orthodontists, American Dental Association, California Dental Association, San Fernando Valley Dental Society, American Board of Orthodontics
Board Certified: Diplomate of the American Board of Orthodontics
orthodontist in Encino

Dr. David Sherwood, DDS

Dr. Sherwood has been practicing orthodontics in Encino where he has built a reputation for excellence.

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Dr. Sherwood received his dental degree from the University of California, San Francisco (UCSF), and also completed his orthodontic training at UCSF. He is a member of the American Association of Orthodontists, the Pacific Coast Society of Orthodontists, the American Dental Association, the San Fernando Valley Dental Societ y and the Alpha Omega dental fraternity.

Dr. Sherwood is a native of Los Angeles. Before attending dental school, he went to UCLA for undergraduate education. After dental school, he served as a Captain in the Air Force as a Dental officer, while stationed near Fairbanks, Alaska. He and his wife, Ellen, live in La Canada. Together they have five children. Dr. Sherwood’s favorite pastimes are family, playing tennis and traveling.

BS: University of California, San Francisco
DDS: University of California, San Francisco
Specialty Degree: Orthodontics, University of California, San Francisco
Member: American Association of Orthodontists, Pacific Coast Society of Orthodontists, American Dental Association, California Dental Association, San Fernando Valley Dental Society, Alpha Omega Dental Faternity