Our Team

Dr. Zak Dental Care is now serving the Temecula, CA community!

Meet Our Dental Staff

Our team of exceptional doctors will cater your dental needs, wants, and desires towards your reconstructive, preventative, cosmetic, and reconstructive goals. With our doctors’ stellar experience and our open communication policy between doctor and patient, we hope to soothe potential dental anxiety, and of course prevent our patients from skipping dental visits. Let us know what we can do for you—sit back, relax, we’ll have soothing music or a movie playing during the procedure, and you’ll soon leave with a dazzling smile.

Welcome to your next dental destination, we hope to be lifetime partners.

Dr Ilya Zak, DDS our teamDr. Ilya Zak, DDS

Dr. Ilya Zak graduated from USC Dental School in 1990. He was one of eight students to complete both his undergraduate and graduate requirements from the ADAPT program (an accelerated 6 year dental program). After graduating school, he completed a TMJ/ Pain Management residency at White Memorial Hospital and was a qualified medical examiner for TMJ dysfunction in the state of California. He served as a part-clinical instructor at USC dental school. Dr. Zak practice the belief that dental care must enhance patients’ overall wellness, and that is why he makes sure to understand his patients’ clinical needs and  personal goals for their oral health.

Dr. Phan, Temecula Dental GroupDr. Tuyet Mai Phan

Expertise: laser assisted periodontal (gum) management, hygiene cosmetic fillings, veneers, inlay/onlays, teeth whitening

Initially receiving her Bachelor’s in Electrical Engineering from the University of California, Irvine, Dr. Mai Phan then went on to obtain her D.D.S. from USC. A gentle individual by nature, she strives to provide great services and care to her patients. An avid proponent of keeping up with the latest dental trends, Dr. Mai Phan will only complete work in a fashion she truly stands behind. In her spare time, she enjoys diving into books, traveling and spending time with her family.

Our TeamDr. Kenneth Brown, DDS

Dr. Kenneth Brown is a Stanford University graduate, having received his Bachelors in Human Biology. He successfully earned his DDS from Texas A&M University in 2013. He also completed an additional 4 year residency in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery from Harbor-UCLA Medical Center here in California. Dr. Brown enjoys all aspects of oral and maxillofacilal surgery, with a focus on dental implants and removal of impacted teeth. For nervous patients, Dr. Brown is certified to administer various forms of sedation to ensure patient's comfort level at all times.

our teamDr. Shawn Chadha, DDS

Dr. Shawn graduated from the University of California, San Francisco and joined the Dr. Zak team servicing our Southern California. Dr. Chadha is diligent in his pursuit to stay current in providing the profession’s leading dental care procedures while utilizing state-of-the-art technology, supplies and equipment. His passion for dentistry is reflective of his quality results and places the patient experience before all else.

Our TeamDr. Ali Aldabe, DDS

Dr. Ali Aldabe obtained his DDS from the Southern Illinois University School of Dental Medicine. He is diligent in his pursuit to stay current in providing the profession’s leading dental care procedures while utilizing state-of-the-art technology, supplies and equipment.

Our TeamDr. Aiham Machhadani, Endodontist

Dr. Aiham Machhadani graduated from Damascus University in Syria in 1999. He then continued his education at California's Dr. Duggan Study Institute. Dr. Machhadani then continued his education at Columbia University, earning his specialty certification in Endodontics in 1999. For nearly 20 years, Dr. Machhadani has serviced patients in southern California. In his spare time, Dr. Machhadani lives an active life playing soccer and tennis.