Dr. Dan's Pediatric Dentistry

Dr. Dan Klein

Meet Dr. Dan Klein

Dr. "Dan" Klein has been practicing dentistry since 2011. He received his DDS from New York University College of Dentistry and completed his residency at Brookdale University Hospital and Medical Center in Brooklyn, NY., where he specialized in Pediatric Dentistry. Dr. Dan is passionate about working together with you and your child to build a unified and confident team that will empower your family to achieve a lifetime of oral health and wellness.

Dr. Dan is a member of the Alpha Omega dental fraternity, Los Angeles Dental Society, Southern California Society of Dentistry for Children board member, American Dental Association, California Dental Association and American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry. He is also a Diplomate of the American Board of Pediatric Dentistry and serves as clinical faculty at UCLA School of Dentistry. He enjoys his time spent doing volunteer work and outreach in local schools as well as with Give Kids a Smile.

Dr. Dan is happily married and has two boys and one girl. In his spare time, he loves playing basketball, skiing, coaching his sons hockey team, and going out with his wife. He is big on family time and every weekend is devoted to his kids and wife.

Meet Our Team

Vernetta Parrish

Office Manager

Vernetta has been in the dental industry for over 20 years. Her experience in multiple speciality dental offices was inspired by her early work in general dentistry where she amassed a vast knowledge of all components of dentistry, both administrative and procedural. She is passionate about empowering parents and children with the knowledge to help prevent dental disease and maintain a lifetime of oral health. As dental disease is the most common communicable disease in the world, she believes strongly that the cure to disease is early detection.

Vernetta enjoys building strong relationships with everyone she encounters and is driven to help everyone that she meets. She is filled with energy and will do anything to make your visit as fun and enjoyable as possible. If you have any questions about your benefits or need help communicating with your dental insurance company, she is happy to help. Vernetta's true satisfaction stems from seeing the radiant smiles from her patients and their families as they complete a preventative care visit disease-free. There is no better feeling in the world than to help eradicate dental disease one child at a time!

Stephanie – Registered Dental Assistant


Registered Dental Assistant

Stephanie has been a Registered Dental Assistant since 2013. She is an integral part of our team here at Dr. Dan’s Pediatric Dentistry. Her love of children is what guided her to the field of pediatrics. She enjoys making children feel excited about their oral health, so that they will become active participants in their journey of lifelong oral health. She is excited to partner with you and your child to make your experience a truly comfortable one. She is always looking for ways to make your child’s experience more memorable, so please don’t hesitate to share what would make your child feel “extra” special.

Stephanie enjoys going to live concerts, movies, spending time with her boyfriend & dog named “cookie.” She is looking forward to greeting you personally!

Becky – Registered Dental Assistant


Registered Dental Assistant

Becky has many years of experience in the field of pediatric dentistry. As Registered Dental Assistant, she is committed to providing the best care to children of all ages. She is sincere about making each patient’s experience an “awesome” one. She is committed to help your child feel as comfortable as possible during every part of the clinical experience; whether it is taking radiographs, cleaning teeth, or helping your child through a restorative procedure. Becky prides herself on offering customized personal attention to your child. If there is anything that you feel will help her make your child’s experience “amazing” please let her know.

Becky is originally from San Diego and resides with her spouse in Los Angeles. In her spare-time she likes to spend time with family and enjoys baking. She is excited to partner with you and your family on the path of lifelong oral health!

Our Philosophy

Preventive Approach

Dr. Klein is passionate about preventive care and committed to helping parents and children form a deeper understanding of the cause of dental disease and how to prevent it. As part of his preventive approach to dentistry, he provides thorough examinations and detailed explanations that will allow him to catch problems early on and help your child best maintain their smile. His goal in every service is to improve your child’s health and their life.

Personal Relationships

At Dr. Dan’s Pediatric Dentistry, we care about your children as if they were our own. We take the time to get to know them personally, listening to their unique wants and desires, so we can help them feel comfortable during their care and deliver customized services to meet their needs. We thoroughly enjoy building strong relationships together and look forward to getting to know your family through the years.

Patient Education

Good habits should start early, which is why we make patient education a priority here. Dr. Klein and our caring team are dedicated to helping your child understand the importance of good oral hygiene and will empower you and your child with the knowledge necessary to maintain lasting oral health for years to come.

Working Together with You and Your Child

We work together with you and your child as a team so you both can feel comfortable and empowered through every step of your child’s oral health care. We welcome parents in the treatment rooms and pride ourselves in our ability to answer your questions and explain the details of treatment in an honest and easy-to-understand manner. Your family will be well-informed and confident in your child’s dental decisions. Together, we will empower your family towards lifelong health.

Friendly, Fun Environment

One thing children and parents love about our practice is the friendly and fun environment we create here. We are energetic, outgoing, and enjoyable to be around. We work hard to help your child feel relaxed during each visit and to alleviate any dental anxiety that should arise. We truly want your child’s visit to be a positive one!

Advanced Technology

We work with some of the most up-to-date dental technologies because they help us better identify, treat and prevent dental problems and, ultimately, better serve your child. We already utilize technologies like digital x-rays, radiation free imaging, wand anesthesia, tablets and more, and we are always improving with your family in mind.

If you value these qualities in a dentist, call us today! We’re passionate about your smile and passionate about helping you achieve optimal health!

We truly want your child’s visit to be a positive one!