AboutRoshan Emam DDS

Roshan Emam DDS is a Palo Alto based family dentist practice that treats patients of all ages. We are committed to delivering the highest quality dental care and do so using advanced dental equipment. We are a cosmetic dentist that offers services like checkups, teeth cleaning, crowns, veneers and more.

We also perform emergency dentist services that include bonding, root canals, crowns, and bridges. As a local dentist, we create lifelong relationships with our patients and their families and work to ensure that they receive treatments in a comfortable and relaxed environment. Dr. Emam and our staff invite you to schedule an appointment by calling 650-835-4422 and experience why our patients think Roshan Emam DDS is the best dentist in Palo Alto.

Dr. Roshan Emam, DDS

Dr. Roshan Emam, DDS

Since 1991, Dr. Emam has been practicing preventive and cosmetic dentistry with a compassionate style in a state-of-the-art environment. She earned her Doctorate of Dental Surgery (D.D.S.) from San Francisco’s University of Pacific Dental school. She completed the advanced post-graduate residency program at UOP School of Dentistry where she also was an instructor. She is very passionate about dentistry and her patients’ care. In her spare time, she enjoys spending time with her family, Zumba, yoga, and reading.

  • Dental School at University of the Pacific (1988-1991)
  • Dental Residency at University of the Pacific (1991-1992)
  • Faculty position teaching oral diagnosis and treatment planning at University of the Pacific (1992-1993)

  • 2014-2015 Continuing Education Highlights
  • “Introduction to Orthodontics” Seminar from Progressive Orthodontics & Dentistry (March 2015)
  • Attended multiple seminars and workshops at Spear Educational Center, the dental industry’s “leading provider of continuing education for clinical expertise and practice growth,” including “Demystifying Occlusion” (May 2014) and “Interdisciplinary Treatment Planning” (June 2014), “Implants – The Surgical/Restorative Connection” (December 2014)
  • Member of the local branch of “Dr. Spear’s Study Club.” The club meets monthly and reviews topics including “Wellness in Dental Practice,” “Treatment Planning in Complex Cases,” etc

  • Work History
  • 2000: Dr. Emam opens her own dental practice at 703 Welch Rd., Palo Alto
  • 2009: Dr. Emam expands her dental practice and relocates to 850 Middlefield Rd., Palo Alto

  • Languages
  • English
  • Farsi
  • Spanish
  • Faby

    Registered Dental Assistant

    Faby attended the Bryman School in San Francisco and graduated in 2002. She is a licensed RDA (Registered Dental Assistant) and is knowledgeable about all dental procedures performed by Dr. Emam. Patients often comment on how much they appreciate Faby's gentle touch and calming presence.


    Insurance, Financial & Patient Care Coordinator

    Cindy attended the College of San Mateo Dental Assisting Program and graduated in the top five of her class. She went on to take the California State Board exams and earned her Registered Dental Assisting Certificate (RDA), X-Ray license and coronal polishing license.

    Cindy's background in dental education is invaluable to our patients, as she is able to explain procedures thoroughly and clearly. She also wrestles with insurance companies and is the face of our office. She has worked with Dr. Emam since 2003 and we are lucky to have her on our team!