Meet The Doctors

Reza Madany, DDS – General Dentist

Dr. Madany joined our team in 2016. A gradate of NYU, Dr. Madany has been practicing dentistry since 2005 with a special focus on cosmetic dentistry and implantology. He is a member of the American Dental Association, the California Dental Association, and the Orange County Dental Society. Dr. Madany listens to his patients and is happy to answer their questions and address their needs and concerns. He loves the personal aspect of patient care, and looks forward to interacting with his patients and seeing their smiles after helping them with their concerns. He lives with his wife and two beautiful daughters (and their pet fish) in Mission Viejo. When not in the office, Dr. Madany enjoys playing basketball, visiting the beach, and trying new foods.

Favorite Quote: “Only one who devotes himself to a cause with his whole strength and soul can be a true master. For this reason mastery demands all of a person.” -Albert Einstein

Wendy Breitzman, DDS – General Dentist

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 DDS 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.

David Ludwig, DDSPeriodontist

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.

Arshia Kasravi, DDS, MSD – Endodontist

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.

 

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.

Favorite quote: You can do it!

Sheila Harris-Müller, DDS – Pediatric Dentist

Dr. Harris-Müller 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-Müller 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:

  • ADA
  • CDA
  • Tri-County Dental Society
  • AAPD
  • ADSA

Away from work, she spends quality time with her daughter Tinley, and son Treston. She has a number of pets, including a macaw named Max, three tortoises, three bunnies, an iguana, and a bearded dragon. She loves traveling, visiting museums and concerts, collecting Pet Shop Boys memorabilia, cooking, gardening, and attending her children’s sporting events.

Jay Chilson, DDS – General Dentist

Dr. Chilson joined our team in 2017. A graduate of Loma Linda University, Dr. Chilson is a member of the American Dental Association, the California Dental Association, and the Tri-County Dental Society. He takes time to listen to our patients and they appreciate his calm, gentle demeanor. Outside of the office, Dr. Chilson enjoys spending time with his wife, Kelly, and their twins. He also has two dogs, a beagle and a chihuahua. His hobbies include golfing, biking, and football (especially the Denver Broncos).

Chad Hawkins, DDS – Orthodontist

Dr. Hawkins was born and raised in Southern California. He received his Bachelor of Science degree from Brigham Young University before attending the University of Southern California School of Dentistry, where he obtained his Doctor of Dental Surgery degree.
After serving in the Army for three years as a dentist, Dr. Hawkins returned to school at NOVA Southeastern University, where he received his Orthodontic certification. He is a member of the American Association of Orthodontists and a Diplomate of the American Board of Orthodontics. Dr. Hawkins is married with three kids. In his free time, he enjoys spending time with his family, motorcycle riding, cycling, car racing and surfing.