Meet Dr. Bita Zavari
A mom, wife, dentist and an OHSU instructor, Dr Bita Zavari, has resided in Oregon for over 20 years. Dr. Zavari grew up in Lake Oswego and graduated from Lakeridge High School. She is dedicated to the newest advancements in General and Cosmetic Dentistry, and is frequently among the first to perfect her skills by attending the most reputable dental continuing education courses available. By using the newest, most advanced techniques and equipment possible, Dr. Zavari remains committed to providing her patients with some of the world’s best dental care.
Dr. Zavari opened her private dental practice in 2001. Since then, she has built a solid reputation of delivering innovative dental care with focus on function and esthetics. She believes that dental health is an indication of the entire human body health. That is why it is important for her to get to know her patients individually and listen to them well. Her treatment approach is individualized, detailed, comprehensive, and customized to fit her patients’ life styles, habits, and needs. Dr. Zavari has appeared in many local media publications and on TV channels, and has donated her time and dental services to many local residents and organizations.
Dentist in Cedar Hills Dr. Bita Zavari is also an instructor in Restorative Dentistry at OHSU’s School of Dentistry where she passionately loves teaching and sharing her skills and knowledge with her future colleagues. She is active member with Oregon Dental Association, involved in their government relation committee. She is also an equipment advisory member for the famous Adec dental company.
When Dr. Zavari is not practicing her passion of dentistry, she spends time with her family, husband, and their son. She and her husband spend most of their free time attending their son’s soccer and basketball practices and games. She also enjoys exercise and traveling.
- Bachelor of Science – Portland State University
- Doctor of Dental Medicine- Oregon Health Sciences University
- Assistant Professor Faculty for Restorative Dentistry at OHSU School of Dentistry
- American Dental Association/Oregon Dental
- Association/Oregon Government Relations committee
- Multnomah County Dental Society
- American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry
- Academy of General Dentistry
- The Most Innovative Spear Education
- Las Vegas Institute for Advanced Cosmetic Dentistry
- Completed the well-respected and long established Academy of RV Tucker Dental Study Clubs
- Certified in LASER Dentistry
- Preferred Provider for Invisalign Clear Braces
Kim Limbaugh – Office Manager
Kim grew up in Pendleton where she started her career in the dental field. She was working for a dental clinic that had its own lab and trained her on the job. Then, the same clinic trained her as a Dental Assistant and front office administrator. In 1986, she moved to Portland to continue her love of the dental lab and went to PCC, receiving her AA in Dental Lab Technology. She not only is a Registered Dental Lab Tech, but is also a CDA and EFDA Dental Assistant with her x-ray certificate. She has been in the dental field for 40 years! Kim enjoys her Australian Shepherds, friends and family, and riding with her husband on their motorcycle.
Kate – Dental Assistant
Kate is a friendly face at Elite Dental Care. She was born and raised in Oregon, and has always been interested in helping others. This is why she became a sterilization technician/assistant – to help educate people about their oral health. Kate loves spending time with her family, friends, and her fur babies. When she’s not working, she enjoys listening to true crime podcasts or reading a good book!
Meli – Dental Assistant
Meli loves helping patients feel comfortable in the dental chair. She has been working in dentistry since 2016 and takes pride in being able to help create beautiful new smiles for her patients. She moved to Portland from California and enjoys exploring all that Oregon has to offer. Meli loves playing volleyball and spending time with her husband outdoors.
Izzy – Sterilization Technician
As a sterilization technician, keeping the workplace clean and sanitized is always at the top of Izzy’s concerns. She grew up in the Portland area and has always loved the wonderful nature the Pacific Northwest has to offer. Currently, she’s enrolled at Portland Community College and taking courses to further her career in dentistry. In her free time, she enjoys cooking, hanging out with her boyfriend and their Pomsky, sewing, crocheting, and playing video games.