OFFICIAL TEAM DENTIST
DANIEL ELBERT, DDS
Daniel Elbert, DDS was born and raised in Southern California. He graduated from New York University College of Dentistry. While at NYU Dr. Elbert finished an honors program in Cosmetic Dentistry. Dr. Elbert provides a full range of dental services encompassing prevention, restorative, orthodontics, implant, and cosmetic dentistry. In addition, Dr. Elbert is continually up-to-date in the latest dental technology and advances.
He truly loves dentistry and spends hours reading the latest dental literature and hundreds of hours each year attending lectures on new procedures and materials. Dr. Elbert also loves dentistry because of his great patients. He takes the time to get to know each patient. That extra time is really appreciated by everyone who comes to him. He not only cares about what has to be done in order to have good dental health but he also takes the time to get to know the patient's "wants". This type of commitment is not only evident by the great dentistry he gives his patients, but also by the smile on his patients' faces.
He is a member of the American Dental Association, Santa Barbara Ventura County Dental Association, Academy of General Dentistry, and California Dental Association. Dr. Elbert enjoys spending time with his family. He and his wife Rita have two beautiful daughters, Sophia and Alexandra, In his spare time, Dr. Elbert is an avid sports fan. He likes to play basketball, golf and tennis.
Adriana Poleo, DDS was born and raised in Caracas, Venezuela. She graduated from Universidad Santa Maria School of Dentistry in 2003 and opened her own private practice. In 2006, Dr. Poleo came to the United States to pursue an Advanced Education Degree in General Dentistry at Boston University. She was then offered to join the Faculty Practice at Boston University. She remained there until 2008, when she decided to obtain her Dental License in the United States. She then moved to Los Angeles to attend the Herman Ostrow School of Dentistry of USC, where she obtained her Dentist Degree in 2012. Dr. Poleo was also awarded The Charles L. Pincus Memorial Award for outstanding achievement in the field of Esthetic Restorative Dentistry during the doctoral dental program.
She worked in private practice in the South Bay and then moved to Thousand Oaks to join the Thousand Oaks Smile Design team in January 2017.
She is a member of the American Dental Association, California Dental Association and the Santa Barbara Ventura County Dental Association. Dr. Poleo is married and has two young boys, Lucca and Matias, and loves to spend quality time with her family. She likes to travel, enjoy outdoor activities and loves spending time at the beach.
Call or email to request an appointment with Dr. Elbert or Dr. Podeo (805) 492-3553.
Mon - 9:00 am - 7:00 pm
Tue - 8:00 am - 6:00 pm
Wed - 7:00 am - 6:00 pm
Thu - 7:00 am - 6:00 pm
Fri -9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Sat -By Appointment Only
Sun - Closed