Dr. Breitzman is a graduate of University of the Pacific, where she earned her DDS, as well as the University of Nevada, Las Vegas, where she completed her BS. Having joined us in 2011, her dental philosophy continues to focus on offering consistent, quality dental care to her patients who appreciate her compassionate, caring manner. Her favorite thing about her patients is providing them with improved smiles. An active participant in charity work and her community, Dr. Breitzman volunteers at her local church, feeds those in need during holidays, and belongs to the Tri-County Dental Society. She also belongs to the following dental organizations:
- American Dental Association
- Cosmetic Dental Association
Alexa Elliott, DDS – General Dentist
Dr. Elliott earned her D.D.S. degree from the University of Southern California. She is also a graduate of Loyola Marymount University, where she earned her B.S. in Natural Science. Dr. Elliott is a second generation Dentist, following in her father’s footsteps. She loves building relationships with her patients while providing gentle and conservative care. Dr. Elliott has volunteered and provided dental care for low income and underserved communities. She is a member of the American Dental Association, California Dental Association and Tri-County Dental Society. In her free time, Dr. Elliott enjoys running and spending time with her husband.
Dr. David M. Ludwig is a Periodontist. In 1991, he conducted his specialty training in Periodontics from the University of Pennsylvania. He earned both his D.D.S and Bachelor of Science from the UCLA School of Dentistry. He holds membership with the Academy of Periodontology, the California Dental Association, the American Dental Association, and the Tri-County Dental Society. Dr. Ludwig is most known for his gentle touch and honesty with his patients. Outside of work, Dr. Ludwig spends his free time traveling, snow skiing, hunting, fishing, and bicycling.
Dr. Arshia Kasravi joined Dental Associates of Riverside in 2009. She completed her specialty degree and M.S.D in Endodontics at Case Western Reserve University in Ohio. Dr. Kasravi earned her D.D.S from the University of Southern California School of Dentistry. She attended the University of California, Irvine for her Bachelor of Science. Dr. Kasravi enjoys helping her patients achieve optimal oral health and overcome their dental phobias.
In her spare time, she enjoys cooking and spending time with her family. Her favorite song is “Fragile” by Sting.
Dr. Stockdale received his DDS from the Loma Linda School of Dentistry in 1981. He completed his MS in Orthodontics at the Loma Linda University School of Dentistry in 1990. Because most dentists go directly into their orthodontic programs immediately after dental school, Dr. Stockdale’s thorough foundation in general dentistry benefits his patients in that he has a more holistic understanding of dentistry, which is a valuable aid in evaluating and planning your orthodontic care.
It has always been a desire of Dr. Stockdale’s to work in a team environment that’s informal and fun. While he takes his patients’ care very seriously, he also understands the importance of having fun! Dr. Stockdale loves the relationships him and his team have created with patients and their families, and the laughter that permeates the office makes for a warm and enjoyable environment everyone can enjoy.
Away from work Dr. Stockdale is a man of many interests. He has never met a hobby he didn’t like! He enjoys woodworking, with a guitar and viola under construction, along with the beginnings of a cello. He raises parrots, has bred and shown alpacas, raises tropical frogs and is involved in habitat conservation. Him and his wife enjoy their bird feeders in the back yard, and are looking forward to getting Lambert Morgan horses when they have more space. Dr. Stockdale has played various musical instruments, starting with piano as a child, then trumpet, tuba, guitar, French horn, harpsichord, bass recorder, baritone and soprano saxophone, to name a few! He is learning to paint in oils, and is commissioning cartoon and poster art as well as photographing graffiti on boxcars for a series of orthodontic t-shirts. He enjoys baking, with sourdough bread and Detroit pizza particular favorites. In spare moments he likes to write, and has finished a children’s story, with vague ideas of finding an illustrator so it can be published as a picture book.
Ameet Chopra, DDS – Oral Surgeon
Dr. Chopra graduated from the University of the Pacific Arthur A. Dugoni School of Dentistry in 2005. He then completed his studies at the UCLA-Harbor OMS in 2010. He joined our team as an oral surgeon in 2016. He loves the challenges that oral surgery presents, as well as the ability to meet different people from all walks of life. Outside of the office, Dr. Chopra enjoys sports.
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Sheila Müller, DDS – Pediatric Dentist
Dr. Harris earned her DDS as well as an MS in Pediatric Dentistry from Loma Linda University School of Dentistry. She joined our practice in 1998 with a philosophy that focuses on providing a positive dental experience for even the youngest of patients. Patients love her gentle, caring, and motherly touch. Regarding her patients, she loves watching them grow. Dr. Harris holds awards in oral pathology and endodontics and is actively involved in charity work, volunteering at Give Kids a Smile and Project Kind. She is also a member of the:
- Tri-County Dental Society
Away from work, she spends quality time with her daughter and son. She loves attending her children’s sporting events, playing with her pet Macaw and tortoise, as well as cooking and gardening.