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Our Team

doctorsAt American Family Dentistry our team is dedicated to providing you with the personalized, gentle care that you and your family deserve, ensuring a relaxed and uplifting experience.

With over 35 years of combined medical experience, Dr. Kazemi and Dr. Saffari acquired American Family Dentistry in 2001. Their husband and wife partnership continues to serve the local community offering advanced and holistic dentistry for the whole family.



Hossein KazemiDr. Kazemi received his Bachelor of Science degree from the University of California, Davis and his dental degree (DDS) from the University of California, San Francisco dental school in 1999. After 2 years of clinical & private practice in Sacramento, Dr. Kazemi laid the foundation for a deep and committed community practice with American Family Dentistry in Roseville CA, where he continues to practice for over 12 years. Dr. Kazemi belongs to numerous professional organizations including: ADA, CDA, and SDDC. He has a particular interest and skill in cosmetic dentistry blending aesthetic creativity with modern techniques and vision. He also specializes in implants, crowns and veneers.

Apart from dentistry Hossein embraces the values of wholesome living and exercise. He is a committed yoga practitioner. As a member of UC Davis soccer team from 1992-94, he plays recreational indoor and outdoor club soccer throughout the Sacramento area. He also coaches youth soccer and enjoys the outdoors with his two children.


Dr. Atefeh SaffariDr. Saffari is a highly skilled, gentle and caring dentist committed to providing leading edge integrated dental treatment with personal attention, using quality products and the latest dental techniques. A graduate of UC Berkeley in 1992, she completed her dental training at Northwestern University in 1996 before practicing four years with the US Air Force.

She has special interests and skills in general and children’s dentistry with a holistic approach. She worked for a children’s non-profit organization for a year before establishing American Family dentistry over twelve years ago. She is a member of the Holistic Dental Association and a prospective member of the International Academy of Oral Medicine & Toxicology (IAOMT). Dr Saffari completed her ozone training in 2013 and is proudly the only practitioner providing ozone therapy in the Sacramento area.

In 2015, she became certified as a Naturopathic Physician by the American Naturopathic Medical Certification Board.

Dr. Saffari views the mouth as an integral part of the body, one that plays an important role in your overall health. She believes that visiting the dentist should be a relaxed and peaceful experience and she is dedicated to making this a reality.

She appreciates the art of arranging flowers and has a growing interest in creative whole food cooking leading to improved health and well-being. Her dedicated yoga practice fosters a deep relaxation which she carries into her other duties.

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