Providing world-class dentistry involves advanced training, experience, skill, and compassion. Our team wants you to feel comfortable trusting us with your smile so you can easily reach your oral health and esthetic goals. We foster an environment of trust by listening carefully to your needs, respecting your feelings, and providing education rather than words of judgment.
We want to be your co-partner in your dental care, and when you arrive at our office for a visit, YOU are our most important patient. Our team of experienced, dedicated professionals strives to make your time with us as pleasant and stress-free as possible.
Dr. Alexander J. Moheban, DMD
Northborough dentist Dr. Alexander Moheban grew up in Worcester, Massachusetts, and earned his bachelor's degree in biology from Tufts University in 2004. In 2008, Dr. Moheban attained his DMD degree from Tufts University School of Dental Medicine, where he was placed on the Dean’s List for Honors in the National Board of Dental Examiners Part II. In 2009, Dr. Moheban completed a postgraduate residency in general dentistry at Mount Sinai Medical Center in New York, NY.
Dr. Moheban performs all aspects of cosmetic, implant, and family dentistry with a particular focus on esthetic and CAD/CAM computerized dentistry. He has completed the rigorous curriculum of the CAD/CAM Department at the Spear Center in Scottsdale, AZ, in conjunction with www.Cerecdoctors.com, a nationally renowned website for continuing education in CEREC dentistry. Dr. Moheban is a key opinion leader for Dentsply Sirona and lectures locally on CAD/CAM computerized dentistry for Patterson Dental and Dentsply Sirona.
Dr. Moheban is currently a fellow in the International Dental Implant Association, and his professional affiliations include the American Dental Association, Massachusetts Dental Society, and the Worcester District Dental Society.
Dr. Taylor Elias, DMD
Dr. Taylor Elias grew up in Wayland, Massachusetts. She earned her B.A. in Biology from Boston University where she graduated cum laude. Dr. Elias then earned her Doctor of Dental Medicine degree from Tufts University School of Dental Medicine. While at Tufts, she served as both a clinical and a preclinical teaching assistant and as an interviewer for prospective students. Dr. Elias is an active member of the Massachusetts Dental Society and the American Dental Association. She is committed to providing her patients with the best dental care and making their visits as enjoyable as possible.
In her free time, Dr. Elias enjoys spending time with family and friends, cooking, and playing tennis with her fiancé, Dr. Christopher D’Amico.
Dr. Kate McPherson, DDS
Dr. Kate McPherson grew up in Raleigh, North Carolina. She graduated summa cum laude with
a B.S. in Chemistry from East Carolina University. She then went on to obtain her DDS degree
from the University of North Carolina. Following dental school, she made the move to the
Northeast and completed a General Practice Residency in Dentistry at Massachusetts General
Hospital. During this program, she worked at several Harvard affiliated instructions where she
gained advanced experience in clinical and emergency dentistry.
Outside of the office, Dr. McPherson is passionate about dental advocacy and ensuring that all
patients have reasonable access to dental care. This has led her to professional affiliations with
the American Dental Association and Massachusetts Dental Society where she sits on the
Government Affairs Committee. In her free time, she enjoys being outdoors and traveling with
her fiancé, Cody, and two dogs, Ollie and Addy.
Dr. Cyrus Safizadeh, DMD
Dr. Cyrus Safizadeh is a Massachusetts native growing up in Cambridge, Massachusetts. Dr. Cyrus completed his undergraduate education at UMass-Amherst double majoring in environmental sciences & economics graduating with Cum Laude honors. Dr. Cyrus is a graduate of the University of Connecticut School of Dental Medicine and holds a certificate in pediatric dentistry from Columbia University/New York Presbyterian Hospital.
Dr. Cyrus passion for working with children and he treats children of all ages in our practice.
Lisa is a graduate of Dean College. She has been happily working in the dental field for 22 years and joined Northborough Family Dental in February 2015. She oversees the daily operations of the office. She assists in the planning and coordination of treatment plans for patient care and ensuring complete satisfaction is achieved. She is extremely skilled in interpreting all aspects of dental insurance.
Lisa takes great joy and care to make the patients feel at ease during their treatment experience from the first visit to getting their new beautiful smiles. Her caring style and sense of humor will make your dental experience an enjoyable one. In her free time, she loves taking her dog on long walks, spending time with her children and traveling whenever she can.
Assistant Office Manager
Patty joined Northborough Family Dental in 2017. She has been serving patients in the dental field since 2007 and brings her expertise into the daily operations of the practice. Her fun, warm and professional personality makes every patient feel like family.
Patty keeps up to date in the ever-changing field of dentistry by attending continuing education courses each year. She is a valuable member of our dental family. In her spare time, she enjoys her time with her family, and her lovable dog.
May is from Bluffton, South Carolina. She recently moved to Massachusetts in early 2020. She grew up in the Philippines, and is bilingual in English and Filipino. She has a Bachelor of
Science in Office Administration,and has been in the dental field since 2016. She schedules the office appointments, verifies insurance, and welcomes our patients when they arrive.
In her spare time, May enjoys painting, playing the guitar, gardening, cooking and trying out new recipes.
Christina earned her Degree in Dental Hygiene in 2013 from Quinsigamond Community College. She is currently pursuing her Masters of Public Health from Mass College of Pharmacy. She is passionate about dental health and loves helping patients achieve goals to creating beautiful, healthy smiles. She is CPR and OSHA Certified.
In her spare time, she loves gardening and cooking and spending time outdoors being active with her family.
Kim received her degree in 2002 from Middlesex Community College in the science of Dental Hygiene. Kim is warm and gentle and loves treating all ages. She makes even the most timid patient feel safe and relaxed with helping to create healthy dental habits. She is CPR and OSHA Certified.
In her free time, she loves spending time with her 3 children and husband, especially long walks and bike rides together.
Simone received her Degree in Dental Hygiene in 2019 from Quinsigamond Community College and immediately joined the Northborough Family Dental team based on her exceptional clinical skills and her passion for dental health. She is CPR and OSHA Certified.
She loves her career and treating our amazing patients. She was given the Dental Hygiene STAR Award at QCC in recognition of her hygiene skills.
Simone loves spending time with her husband and two children when not in her scrubs.
Born in Brazil, Ryana immigrated to the U.S at the age of 12 and grew up in Marlboro, MA. She graduated from Quinsigamond Community College and obtained her Associates Degree in Dental Hygiene in 2006. She enjoys treating and caring for her patients. She loves educating patients on their oral health and believes that creating a healthy oral environment leads to overall better health. She is CPR and OSHA Certified.
Ryana lives in Berlin, MA with her husband and her baby boy. In her spare time she enjoys dancing, traveling, interior designing and spending time her family and friends.
Cori studied Dental Assisting at Quinsigamond Community College and has been doing chairside assisting since 2005. She is radiology, CPR and OSHA certified. She joined the Northborough Family Dental family in 2016 and has been excelling in her skills in all aspects of dental procedures. She shines in surgeries with Dr. Moheban and helps make the procedure smooth and comfortable for the patients.
She loves wearing her Philadelphia Eagles gear and Dr. Moheban counters with his New England Patriots gear. It is a fun rival in the office!
In her spare time out of her PPE and scrubs, she enjoys spending time with husband, daughter, family, friends and bunny Ollie.
Certified Dental Assistant
Nicole grew up in Hudson and is a graduate of New England Dental Academy where she received her CDA license. She is CPR, First Aid, and OSHA Certified. She joined the Northborough Family Dental family in 2019. Nicole has years of experience working with children and has a true passion assisting our pediatric dentist, Dr. Safizadeh. It is her goal to
make patients feel comfortable and at ease while at our practice.
In her spare time, she enjoys spending time with her fiancé and her dog Diesel.
Certified Dental Assistant
Lauren received her CDA from New England Dental Academy in 2020. She is radiology, CPR and OSHA Certified. She loves getting to see smile transformations and assisting in all aspects
of dentistry. Her calming nature and warm personality makes the experience all the more comfortable.
In her free time, she loves the outdoors, hiking, bike riding, and the beach.