Meet the Doctors

 If you are looking for the highest-quality orthodontists in the Phoenix and Scottsdale areas, look no further than Affiliated Pediatric Dentistry & Orthodontics. These doctors possess extensive qualifications in orthodontics and complement APDO’s pediatric dental specialists. The doctors at APDO are board certified in orthodontics and can provide braces, Invisalign and other orthodontic services for patients of all ages, small children to adults. They are also award-winning educators and lecturers appearing throughout the country as speakers in colleges and conferences. APDO is proud to introduce you to these doctors who are leaders in their professional organizations and communities.

Dr. Bruce Goldstein

Dr GoldsteinDr. Bruce Goldstein is from Rochester, New York. He received his undergraduate degree from the University of Maryland and his dental degree, master’s degree and orthodontic degree from the State University of New York at Buffalo. He is board certified by the American Board of Orthodontics. He moved to Scottsdale in 1984 with his wife, Jill. They have two children, Danielle and Chad. His daughter, Danielle, graduated from the University of Michigan, attended dental school at the University of Southern California and her specialty degree in pediatric dentistry at Baylor. His son, Chad, was an All-State basketball player at Desert Mountain High School and went on to play at ASU until injuries shortened his basketball career. Chad graduated from the W.P. Carey School of Business.  Dr. Goldstein is a proud grandparent of Brooks and Levi Masserman and Blair and Riley Goldstein.

Dr. Goldstein is the past President for Council of the College of Diplomates for the American Board of Orthodontics. He was the first orthodontist in the state of Arizona to offer SureSmile to his patients. Dr. Bruce Goldstein is a national speaker and educator on the newest technology, SureSmile. When he's lecturing to an audience of 100 doctors and their team members his message is clear; mastering technology equals amazing treatment results. He shares his experience of how he got his practice to where it is today with: the stories, the challenges and the proven methods to successfully implement technology for optimum patient care.  

Dr. Goldstein's  Lectures include:
Southwest Dental Conference in Dallas September 2017
AAO Annual Session in San Diego - April 2017
Pacific Coast Society of Orthodontists Meeting - March 2017
Doctor Symposium 2017 in CABO - February 2017
SureSmile conference in Curacao - February 2015
The Edward H. Angle Society of Orthodontics – Nor Cal November 2014
SureSmile European Conference – Monaco October 2014

Dr. Goldstein's  Publications include:
Pacific Coast Society of Orthodontics - Fall 2015 Bulletin (page 15, 32-33)

Dr. Michael Feinberg

Dr FeinbergDr. Michael Feinberg is originally from the San Fernando Valley in Southern California. He received his undergraduate degree from the University of California at Berkeley and his dental degree, master’s degree and orthodontic degree from the University of California at San Francisco. His research focus during dental and orthodontic training was in the field of craniofacial anomalies. Dr. Feinberg has presented several original research projects at national and international meetings, receiving numerous awards. Prior to moving to Scottsdale in 2005, he was in private practice in Berkeley, California and served on the orthodontic faculty at the University of California at San Francisco teaching dental students and orthodontic residents. 

Dr. Feinberg is board certified by the American Board of Orthodontics and a member of the College of Diplomates of the American Board of Orthodontics. He has held many roles locally and regionally in organized orthodontics and dentistry including: President of the Arizona State Orthodontic Association, Delegate to the Arizona State Dental Association, Arizona representative in Washington DC for the American Association of Orthodontics PAC, Chairman of the Council on Dental Care for the Arizona State Dental Association, as well as Board Member and leadership in the Arizona Orthodontic Study Group. Dr. Feinberg was recently inducted as the AZ director for the Pacific Coast Society of Orthodontists. He has been an active volunteer in the community serving on several local non-profit boards and committees. Dr. Feinberg was involved in spearheading the development of dental training modules with the Southwest Autism Research and Resource Center intended to expand the network of providers for these patients.

Dr. Feinberg and his wife, Alison, have three children, Nora, Sadie, and Joshua. He enjoys traveling, football season, exercise, Star Wars and spending time with his family.

Dr. Tal Masserman

Dr MassermanDr. Masserman featured in AzDA as the 40 Under 40

Dr. Tal Masserman grew up in Orange County, California. He earned his Bachelor of Science degree from the University of Michigan, where he graduated with high distinction. Pursuing his dream of a career in dentistry, he received a Doctorate of Dental Surgery from the University Of California Los Angeles School Of Dentistry. During dental school, he was a director for the Mobile Dental Clinic, providing dental care for the under-served children throughout the state of California. Graduating Cum Laude, Dr. Masserman was inducted into the esteemed Omicron Kappa Upsilon honor society for his outstanding academic achievements and community involvement. After dental school, he moved to New York City and studied in a three-year specialty program where he earned a Certificate in Orthodontics from Montefiore Medical Center/Albert Einstein College of Medicine. Completing his orthodontic training in a hospital-based setting, Dr. Masserman received extensive clinical experience and learned the latest technology available in the field. Dr. Masserman  is a Diplomate of the American Board of Orthodontics. He is also an active member of the American Association of Orthodontics, the Arizona Dental Association and the American Dental Association. He serves on the Arizona Dental Association Council on Membership as a member of the Subcommittee on the New Dentist. Additionally, he is a member of the Phoenix Children’s Hospital Emerging Leaders program and the Phoenix Suns Charities 88 organization. In his spare time, he loves to travel with his wife, Dr. Danielle, and his sons Brooks and Levi.

Make Your Appointment Today With One Of Our Experienced Professionals

If you’ve made the choice to work towards a healthier, more confident smile for you or your child, there are no more qualified doctors for your family than the doctors at Affiliated Pediatric Dentistry and Orthodontics.  Contact our professionals at either of our two convenient office locations: Scottsdale and Shea at (480) 556-0600 or Grayhawk at (480) 949-0332. All of our staff members are here to help answer any questions you may have about your braces, Invisalign or your complete oral health. You can trust APDO to give you that beautiful smile you’ve always wanted.