Meet Our Team
Bita Zavari, DMD
Meet “Dr. Z”—a mom, wife, friend, dentist and founder at Elite Dental Care. She has called Oregon home for over 20 years, growing up in Lake Oswego.
Since opening her dental practice in 2001, Dr. Zavari has built a solid reputation for delivering innovative dental solutions that prioritize both function and esthetics. She believes that dental health is a reflection of overall well-being, which is why she takes the time to get to know her patients individually and listen to their needs.
Dr. Zavari is deeply committed to staying at the forefront of general and cosmetic dentistry, with a focus on the newest techniques and advanced equipment for patients. By attending the most reputable dental continuing education courses available, she is often among the first dentists to bring new skills and advancements to our area.
Not only is she highly regarded in the community, but she has also made significant professional contributions to the field of dental industry as an instructor at OHSU’s School of Dentistry, active member of the Oregon Dental Association, and advisory member for A-dec Dental Equipment (one of the world’s largest manufacturers of dental chairs).
Outside of dentistry, Dr. Zavari cherishes her time with her husband and supporting her son’s soccer and basketball activities. And as someone who values an active lifestyle, she also enjoys exercise, exploring Oregon’s outdoors, 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
Bradley Parker, DDS
Dr. Parker is an award-winning general and cosmetic dentist. He has been recognized as “America’s Best Dentist” for 13 consecutive years and recognized as one of the top dentists in San Francisco by KRON-TV. Dr. Parker brings a wide range of expertise to Elite Dental Care, including sleep aids and TMJ treatment.
Dr. Parker is a graduate of the University of Michigan dental school and the University of California Santa Barbara undergraduate college.
With family roots in Astoria dating back to the 1860s, Dr. Parker relocated to Portland to be closer to his grandchildren. He is happily married to his high school sweetheart and is a proud parent of a daughter, son, and four grandsons. In his spare time, Dr. Parker enjoys traveling, golfing, and gardening.
Heidi – Registered Dental Hygienist
Heidi began her education at Boise State University and later graduated from Pierce College in Tacoma, WA. She has enjoyed a long career in dentistry, with a particular interest in taking a holistic approach to dental care. Heidi believes that our oral health is closely connected to our overall well-being, making dental health both important and fascinating.
Beyond her professional pursuits, she enjoys cooking and has recently taken up crocheting. During the summer, she finds peace in hiking and taking care of her garden.
Angelina – Dental Hygienist
Angelina is a graduate of Pacific Dental Hygiene School. Her deep-rooted passion for dentistry emerged in her early teens, and she felt a calling to educate others about preventative care, guiding her patients towards achieving their desired smiles.
Outside her professional life, she finds joy in road trips, hiking, and discovering new brunch spots.
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 dental 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!
Izzy – Dental Assistant
As a dedicated dental assistant, Izzy places a high priority on ensuring patients’ comfort during their dental care, emphasizing a seamless and comfortable experience. Her tech-savvy nature extends to providing valuable training assistance for everyone in the office.
Raised in the Portland area, Izzy has always cherished the natural beauty of the Pacific Northwest. Currently enrolled at Portland Community College, she is actively pursuing courses to advance her career in dentistry. During her leisure time, Izzy enjoys cooking, spending quality time with her boyfriend and their Pomsky, indulging in sewing and crocheting, and occasionally immersing herself in video games.