Experience You Can Trust
Sami Ghareeb, D.D.S., M.A.G.D.
Sami Ghareeb, DDS,
MAGD - Is the founder of GHAREEB dental
group. He graduated from Meharry Medical College in 1975 with a doctorate degree
in dental science. He is very active in the Academy of General Dentistry both in
the state of West Virginia and nationwide. He is the inspiration behind the
gentle dentistry for which we are so known. Dr. Sami is now a Master of the Academy of General Dentistry.
Today, highly trained and well educated professionals use state-of-the-art
procedures and techniques to help their patients retain the appearance and
function of their teeth for life.
Dr. Sami Ghareeb and the GHAREEB dental group, located in Poca, WV at 178 Main
Street, offers the most advanced dentistry to his patients while remaining
sensitive to their fears and concerns. He provides a wide range of dental
services which include teeth cleaning, fillings, extractions, and oral cancer
detection. Additionally, the GHAREEB dental group provides cosmetic dentistry
such as whitening, bonding, crowns, bridges, and veneers. He sees patients of
every age and can guide them toward specialized care as needed. His commitment
to his patients' well-being extends to their emotional state as well. The dental
office maintains a comfortable atmosphere and the staff maintains a willingness
to address the patients' fears and concerns with genuine understanding.
Steven Ghareeb, D.D.S., F.A.G.D
Dr. Steven is the son of Dr. Sami Ghareeb. He grew up in Poca and Cross Lanes
and graduated Cross Lanes Christian School in 1997. He completed his
undergraduate study at West Virginia State
College and Marshall University before going on to West Virginia University
School of Dentistry, where he graduated in 2004. While in dental school, Dr.
Steven met his wife, Shayna, who also graduated in 2004 with a bachelor's degree
in dental hygiene. Dr. Steven and Shayna enjoy traveling and attending WVU
Dr. Steven has been instrumental in introducing new technology at Ghareeb Dental
Group. He believes that state-of-the-art equipment and techniques are essential
in treating his patients with the best care possible. He has special interests
in cosmetic dentistry, endodontics, and sedation dentistry, and he has completed
advanced coursework in those fields.
Dr. Steven understands the importance of continuing education in keeping
up-to-date on the latest dental research and treatment, and is very involved in
local and national professional dental organizations. He is currently pursuing
special accreditation in the American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry and
fellowship status in the Academy of General Dentistry, where he already holds
several national councilmember positions. Locally, Dr. Steven
is the founder of Young Guns Study Club and in the administration of Kanawha
Valley Study Club. He is an active member of the American Dental Association,
American Society of Forensic Odontology, and Virginia Street Study Club. Dr.
Steven is a fellow of the AGD.
Community involvement is very important to everyone at Ghareeb Dental Group, and
Dr. Steven is no exception. Dr. Steven helps educate others during their dental
training by serving as an adjunct clinical professor of WVU school of Dentistry,
and by teaching dental assisting students at the Putnam Career and Technical
Center. Dr. Steven also helps meet the dental needs of the underprivileged by
regularly volunteering at West Virginia Health Right.
Dr. Steven practices mainly in the South Charleston location, but is available
for patient treatment and consultations at all three offices.
Mitri A. Ghareeb, D.D.S.
Dr. Mitri grew up in Cross Lanes, WV and attended the Cross Lanes Christian
School. He me his wife, Heather, there and they were married in 1996. They have
been blessed with 3 beautiful daughters, Kalila, Samira, and Aleeya.
did his undergraduate work at West Virginia State College, and then graduated
with an RBA from Marshall University in 2000. Dr. Mitri then attended the WVU
School of Dentistry and graduated Suma-cum-laude at the top of his dental school
class in 2006. His primary practice is in Cross Lanes, where he and his team
enjoy making patients feel right at home.
He and his family also live in Cross
Lanes, and love to cheer on the Mountaineers. He is active in his church and
teaches Sunday School. He is a member of the Academy of General Dentistry, the
American Dental Association, the West Virginia Dental Association the OKU Dental
Honor Society and the Pierre Fauchard Academy. He is also a member of the
Kanawha Valley Dental Society and the Young Guns Study Club. He is also
furthering his education by taking a 2 year Mentorship program in Scottsdale,
Arizona under the direction of Gordon Christensen, D.D.S.
Dr. Mitri would like
to welcome each of you to Ghareeb Dental Group.
Mathew S. Scarberry, D.D.S.
Dr. Scarberry is originally from Barboursville, WV. He graduated from
Cabell-Midland High School in 1998. He then attended Marshall Univeristy and
graduated with a Bachelors degree in Molecular Biology and Physiology.
his tenure at Marshall, Dr. Scarberry attended the WVU School of Dentistry and
graduated in 2006. During his education at WVU he met his wife, formerly
Kathleen Denise Ghareeb, while she was completing her dental hygiene degree at
WVU. They were married in 2007 under the rotunda at the State Capitol.
dental school, Dr. Scarberry worked for Valley Health Systems 2 years, then
joined Ghareeb Dental Group full time earlier in 2008. He is very skilled in
oral surgery procedures, and has a great reproire with his patients.
Dr. Scarberry is a member of several dental organizations including: American Dental
Association, Academy of General Dentistry, West Virginia Dental Association,
Kanawha Valley Dental Association, Young Guns Study Club and the American
Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry. Dr. Scarberry is also the Vice-President of the
Huntington Dental Society.
Azita Misaghi, D.D.S.
Azita Misaghi, DDS - Has been with GHAREEB dental group
for over 10 years. She graduated from the West Virginia University School of
Dentistry in 1989. She is excelllent with children and a delight to all
Nick Feola, D.D.S.
Dr. Nick is a 2008 graduate of the WVU School of
Dentistry. Dr. Nick became familiar with Ghareeb Dental Group during his time at
the School of Dentistry where he did a 6 week rotation with us during his senior
year. We were very impressed with Dr. Nick and his clinical skills and patient
care. Dr. Nick also works with his uncle Dr. Nick Shalhoup in Dunbar, WV. It is
our pleasure to welcome him to Ghareeb Dental Group.