Belmont, CA Dental Staff
Our dentists at Peninsula Specialty Dental Care maintain the highest levels of accreditation and pursue ongoing education to stay abreast of the latest trends in endodontics, periodontics, implant, and general dentistry.
Dr. Rahmat Barkordar, DMD
Endodontist & Periodontist in Belmont, CAPeninsula Specialty Dental Care
Endodontics - Diplomate, Board Certified
Dr. Rahmat Barkordar specializes in Endodontics and Periodontics. He received his training from the University of Pennsylvania School of Dentistry Postgraduate program with a dual specialty degree in Endodontics and Periodontics in 1980.
Dr. Barkordar was Chair and Professor of the Endodontics program at University of California San Francisco School of Dentistry (UCSF). He has also held teaching positions in Endodontics and Periodontics at the University of Connecticut and the University of the Pacific School of Dentistry in San Francisco for more than 25 years.
He is a Diplomate of the American Board of Endodontics. Current memberships include the American Dental Association (ADA), California Dental Association (CDA), American Academy of Periodontics (AAP), American Academy of Endodontics (AAE), and the Academy of Osseointegration (AO).
Dr. Nicole Barkordar, DDS, MEd
Endodontist in Belmont, CAPeninsula Specialty Dental Care
Root Canal Specialist
Endodontics - Board Eligible
Dr. Nicole Barkordar is a member of the American Dental Association (ADA), the American Association of Endodontists (AAE), the California Dental Association (CDA), and the San Mateo Dental Society (SMDC).
Dr. Barkordar was born and raised in San Mateo County. She earned her B.S. from the University of the Pacific, obtained her Doctor of Dental Surgery degree from the University of California, San Francisco, and her Endodontics Certificate from Harvard University, School of Dental Medicine. She also obtained a Masters in Education from Harvard University Graduate School of Education while in her residency.
While at UCSF, she was recognized for research, clinical excellence, and community service by receiving awards from the American Association of Dental Research and the International Association of Dental Research, Honors in UCSF Patient Centered Care, First Prize in the UCSF Annual Research Poster Session, and science journal publications.
During her three-year Endodontics residency at Harvard, she was recognized as Chief Resident and taught Pre-Clinical Endodontics. She saw pediatric patients for endodontic procedures at Children’s Hospital Boston.
Dr. Barkordar is a Board-eligible member of the American Board of Endodontists. She practices at the forefront of endodontic clinical research, utilizing the endodontic operating microscope, obtaining and evaluating 3D CT scans, and performing endodontic microsurgery.
Dr. Barkordar’s practice philosophy is to treat patients and referring colleagues with the highest quality of care and respect.
Dr. Josh Barkordar, DDS
General & Implant Dentist in Belmont, CAPeninsula Specialty Dental Care
Dr. Joshua Barkordar is a member of the ADA, CDA, and SMDC. He was born in Connecticut and grew up in San Francisco, CA. A Bay Area native, he graduated from University of the Pacific (Stockton,CA) with a B.S. in Biology. He obtained a Doctor of Dental Surgery (DDS) degree from UCSF School of Dentistry in San Francisco in 2007, then proceeded with more training in Dental Implantology at University of Illinois-Chicago. Dr. Josh has been practicing dentistry in Belmont since 2009, and truly enjoys being in position to provide compassionate care for his patients, including families and their children.