Dr. Bramley Birrer
As my patient, you are not just another set of teeth; you are another conversation, another story, another friendship. By knowing who you are, I can know what your teeth mean to you, and this is where dentistry begins.
Outstanding Achievement in Public Health
UCLA, School of Dentistry
Los Angeles, CA
Summa Cum Laude
Los Angeles, CA
- SMART (Safe Mercury Amalgam Removal Technique) Certified with IAOMT (International Academy of Oral Medicine & Toxicology)
- Same-day all-ceramic fillings and crowns using CEREC CAD/CAM technology. These restorations are strong, long-lasting, natural-looking without metal, without BPA, without temporaries that break or fall off, and without a 2nd appointment. You will leave my office that day with teeth that are ready to use!
Dr. Birrer was born and raised in Southern California. He took after his father, a jack-of-all-trades, fixing things around the house and working on cars and other crafts. In doing so, he discovered the joys of hard work with his hands, which initially led him to dentistry. When not restoring smiles, Dr. Birrer enjoys watching independent films and exploring local cuisine with his wife, Katherine.
Dr. Birrer’s favorite books are The Call of the Wild and White Fang by Jack London. His favorite movies are Dr. Strangelove and Rear Window. His favorite TV shows are Star Trek and The Walking Dead.
Dr. Mitch Marder
Dr. Marder has been working in biomedical dentistry for over 30 years. His philosophy is that each person who entrusts their care to deserves his best. “I hope to treat each individual with compassion and love, taking into account their general health interplay, their personal bio-compatibility, and their desires and values. In every way I can, I hope to identify a cause before treating a symptom. In this way, I hope to touch each person in a meaningful way.”
Dr. Marder is a member of the American Academy of Craniofacial Pain, International Academy of Oral Medicine and Toxicology, Environmental Dental Association, Holistic Dental Association, American Orthodontic Society, American Academy for Functional Orthodontics, and American Academy of Dental Sleep Medicine. His special interests are in Craniofacial Development (assisting the growing skull and cranium), Treating Sleep Disorders – being aware of the airway (apnea, snoring), Facial Pain – treating TMJ and headache issues, Dental Implants (introducing non-metal implants), and holistic care.
- Integrative Dentistry, owner and practitioner, Seattle, WA 2008 – 2018
- Private practice, owner and practitioner, Seattle, WA 1982 – 2008
- Graduate, N.M.D., American College of Integrative Medicine and Dentistry 2009
- Distinguished Fellow, American Academy of Craniofacial Pain, 2006
- Accredited, International Association of Oral Medicine and Toxicology,1994
- Graduate, Schuster Center, Scottsdale, AZ, 1992
- Graduate, Dentistry, D.D.S., University of Illinois, 1981
- Graduate with Honors, Biology, B.A., Northwestern University, 1977
Dr. Paul Rubin
Dr. Rubin is one of this area’s pioneers in mercury safe dentistry, abandoning the use of mercury amalgam (“silver”) dental fillings in 1980. One of the early members of the International Academy of Oral Medicine and Toxicology (IAOMT), he has served in various offices and on its Board of Directors for several years, helping to see it grow into one of the world’s leading authoritative bodies in the area of mercury and other toxins in dentistry. Dr. Rubin was honored as a Fellow of the IAOMT in 1992, and a Master of the IAOMT in 2007. Dr. Rubin is also a charter member of the International Association of Mercury Free Dentists. In 2009, Dr. Rubin co-founded New Directions Dentistry, a company dedicated to teaching dentists nationwide how to practice mercury safe dentistry.
With a special interest in the environmental effects of dental amalgam mercury, Dr. Rubin has lectured across the country and published research on this subject. His was the first office in Washington State (and one of the first in the country) to install a mercury capturing system to prevent waste amalgam-mercury from leaving the dental office waste stream, over a fifteen ago. As of July of 2003, all King County dental offices are now required to have such equipment. In 1997, Dr. Rubin was honored as Runner-Up for the Governor’s Award for Pollution Prevention, and won the Puget Sound Waste Information Network’s Award for Environmental Achievement. He was the first, and one of the few dental offices to receive Envirostars’ highest 5-star rating. Dr. Rubin has appeared and testified before informational hearings by King County Board of Health and the Washington State Senate Committee on Health and Long Term Care.
Dr. Rubin continues to pursue and implement advances in the evolving field of Biocompatible Dentistry. To find out more about Dr. Rubin, click here.
Dr. Christine Cao
Dr. Cao is a recent transplant to the Seattle area. Although born and raised in Southern California, she earned her doctorate degree from Tufts University School of Dental Medicine in Boston, MA. She returned to Southern California where she completed Invisalign certification and a General Practice Residency at Harbor-UCLA Medical Center where her training included implant restorations and cosmetics. She holds memberships to various dental associations and study clubs. She also enjoys volunteering her time at free clinic days and mission trips to other countries. Dr. Cao believes that every patient should be treated to her fullest potential taking into consideration all their desires, capabilities, and sensitivities to devise the most appropriate and individualized treatment plan.
Dr. Gabriel Malouf
Dr. Malouf graduated from the top-ranked University of Michigan Dental School, he then served as a dentist in the Air Force, followed by a number of years in private practice. Now with over 2300 hours of advanced training across all recognized dental specialties, he offers his patients a diverse variety of collaborative treatment options with a focus on biological dentistry and holistic therapies. His research has been presented at national and international conferences and has been life changing for many of his patients. Dr. Malouf is a family man and a proud father of four talented children. Together they enjoy music, climbing, hiking, running, bicycling, cooking, gardening, and the magnificent Northwest outdoors!
Dr. Hosan Park
Dr. Hosan Park is a board-certified periodontist and implant surgeon (American Board of Periodontology) who graduated prestigious Columbia University Collage of Dental Medicine in New York, Postdoctoral Periodontics with achieving Kenneth L. Siegel Scholarship award. He has strong familial dental back ground having prosthodontist father and orthodontist mother. Dr. Park also serves as Affiliate Faculty of University of Washington Department of Periodontology.
Dr. Park pursues evidence based dentistry with up-to-date understanding of current research evidences regarding periodontology and implantology. Also, he’s a certified surgeon of Chao Pinhole® Gum Rejuvenation®.
Besides dentistry, he enjoys to go Seattle Opera, lives in Queen Anne with his lovely wife (an opera singer) and two adorable daughters.
- Diplomate, American Board of Periodontology
- Chao Pinhole® Academy