The first step to being comfortable with your dentist is knowing who they are. It may seem simple, but it can make a huge difference. Each of our doctors is highly experienced and wholeheartedly dedicated to your dental care. If you are interested in learning more about the talented dentists at Clean Smile Dental, check out their bios, and if you still have questions, you are always welcome to get in touch with us at your earliest convenience. Your comfort is our top priority.


General Dentist: Dr. Gary Deukmedjian

Dr Gary Deukmedjian would like to say thank you for visiting our website and invite you to join our Clean Smile Family!  Dr Deuk (he likes to keep things simple) graduated Temple University, School of Dentistry in 2008 and absolutely loves dentistry.  Just speak with him for a few minutes to see that his passion for helping people and love for Dentistry is unrivaled.  Dr Deuk will do just about anything to get you relaxed and feeling comfortable in a dental chair.  You will leave knowing you had the best work possible done and with a smile on your face; you may not even feel like you were at a dental office!!

Dr Deuk is newly married and in his free time he loves to spend time with his wife, grill, be outside in the sun, travel, play video games and watch movies.  Family is very important to him and he spends as much time with his family as he can.  Come on in and meet him today!

General Dentist: Dr. Chetan Deep Kaur, DDS

Dr. Kaur received her Bachelors of Dental Surgery from Sri Guru Ramdas Institute of Dental Sciences and Research, Punjab, India. She practiced Dentistry for four years before obtaining her Doctorate of Dental Medicine from Boston University – Henry M. Goldman School of Dental Medicine, and graduated with magna cum laude honors in 2014. Since then, she has worked in various dental practices providing highest standard of dental care for her patients.
Her clinical experience encompasses fields of Endodontics, Restorative, Periodontics and Prosthetic dentistry. She is a proud member of the American Dental Association (ADA), the California State Dental Association (CDA) and the San Fernando Valley County Dental Society (SFVDS).
She also has a great interest in human psychology and behavior management. She has perused additional training in variety of Sociology and Psychology subjects in order to better serve her patients.
Her sincere & friendly personality, strong work ethics, and her broad range of experiences are an asset to our practice.

Endodontics: Dr. Amit Batheja, D.D.S.

Dr. Amit Batheja is a specialist in dentistry in the field of Endodontics. He received his Doctor of Dental Surgery degree from Loma Linda University in 2002, and went on to practice general dentistry for 5 years. He undertook two additional years of specialized training and completed his residency in Endodontics at the University of Southern California Herman Ostrow School of Dentistry in 2009.
As an endodontist, Dr Batheja has high personal standards, and focuses on patient education and understanding of the need for treatment and its various alternative options. He provides a thorough diagnosis and identification of the patient concerns as they relate to their overall comfort, well-being and peace of mind.
He takes the philosophy ‘to make man whole’ from his alma mater Loma Linda University much to heart, and values his learning from late Dr James Simon at USC and enjoys contributing to and partnering with organizations such as Child Help, World Vision and Plan USA which benefit children.
Dr Batheja is an active member of the American Dental Association, California Dental Association, Tricounty Dental Society, and the American Association of Endodontists.
He enjoys hiking, travelling, and reading, and takes a keen interest in studying the work of Dr David R Hawkins.

Meet the Owner: James A. Sweeney, DDS

With degrees from Loyola Marymount (where he graduated Cum Laude) and Creighton University Dental School, Doctor Sweeney has been practicing dental medicine for more than a decade. As owner, Dr. Sweeney runs the practice administratively, along with personally taking after-hours phone calls for emergency dental care. His vision and values regarding excellent customer service shine through each and every one of our staff members. Dr. Sweeney believes that a trip to the dentist’s office shouldn’t be something you dread, but something positive that leaves you smiling brighter than ever. He takes pride in our patients; “clean smiles” and hopes that Clean Smile Dental can offer you a positive experience today!