Our dental team is highly trained, and we are dedicated to providing you with an outstanding dental experience at our San Diego office. We have English-, Spanish-, and Farsi-speaking staff members and we are committed to meeting all of your family’s needs. We welcome you to contact us with any questions; each of our team members is knowledgeable and friendly, and we are happy to help you however we can!

Daniel E. Stragier, DDS
Dr. StragierDr. Stragier graduated from the University of Southern California School of Dentistry in 1985, and he has maintained a private practice in Clairemont ever since. Currently, he is a member of the San Diego Implant Study Club and the Academy of General Dentistry. Dr. Stragier attends hundreds of hours of continuing education to keep current on new dental techniques, equipment, and materials. He provides a low stress atmosphere in the office and offers most dental services without referrals.

A 20 year resident of Ocean Beach, he spends his spare time sailing, scuba diving, hiking, motorcycling, gardening, or taking his chocolate lab and greyhound to dog beach.


Terri Wells is our office manager, and she has worked with Dr. Stragier for 22 years. She will likely answer the phone when you call, can provide information on procedures and fees, and will process your insurance claim on your behalf.

Pamela Yarberry has been Dr. Stragier’s assistant for 13 years and can juggle inventory, stocking, sterilization, and disinfection, and she is also cross-trained in front office administration.

Our hygienists, Brenda CoryellJaime Loperina, and Maryam Ahmed, offer their personal touches to your cleaning appointment. Patients that get to know them often request their favorite for future appointments.