MEET THE DOCTORS

Dr. Tiffany Danyal

Dr. Tiffany Danyal

Dentist

Dr. Tiffany Danyal believes in the power of a beautiful, healthy smile. She thrives on affecting the lives of her patients in a positive way. Genuine smiles are exceedingly important to her, which is why she focuses on treating her patients with respect and compassion. Seeing a smile on the faces of her patients at the end of their appointment is one of her greatest rewards.

Educations & Qualifications
• Graduated with Honors from Detroit Mercy with BS in Biology at the young age of 19
• University of Detroit-Mercy School of Dentistry where she earned her DDS in 2012

Dr. Sarah Rassam

Dr. Sarah Rassam

Dentist

Dr. Sarah obtained her Bachelor of Science in Biology from the University of North Florida, and Doctorate of Medicine in Dentistry (DMD) from the University of Florida. After graduating dental school, she moved to Michigan with her husband, where they decided to settle down. Dr. Sarah loves spending quality time with family and friends, especially with her little daughter, Grace.

Dr. Sarah strives to provide the best patient-focused and comprehensive care, treating every patient with honesty and compassion. Her top priority is providing quality dental care to her patients, while caring for the individual behind the teeth, treating them like family.

Dr. Harris

Dr. Harris

Dentist

Dr. Harris has returned to her home state of Michigan after practicing in North Carolina for the past 7 years. She obtained her undergraduate degree in Biology from Albion College, where she was also a member of the Women’s Basketball team, prior to attending The University of Michigan School of Dentistry.

Dr. Harris has a warm and inviting chair-side manner. She believes in making her patients feel incredibly comfortable and will listen to your needs to create a customized treatment plan ideal for each individual patient. In her 18 years of experience Dr. Harris has seen the incredible impact that a beautiful, healthy smile can have on patient’s lives and wants to partner with her patients to help them achieve the smile they have always dreamed of.

Dr. Harris enjoys running, University of Michigan football and spending time with her two beautiful children. She is excited to be a part of the wonderful Franklin community.

Dr. Amogh Naik

Dentist

Dr. Amogh Naik has always been drawn to dentistry from a young age. He loved the idea of working closely with people and being a valuable part of their health care. He believes that developing long term relationships allows him to help his patients achieve their long term dental goals. His philosophy for dentistry is simple “Do what is best for the patient, and provide care to the highest standard.”

Dr. Naik grew up in Grand Blanc, Michigan. He attended Western Michigan University, where he studied biomedical sciences and chemistry. He then went on to obtain his dental degree from the University of Michigan, and afterwards completed a residency in general dentistry with the University of Detroit Mercy and St. Johns Hospital.

He has been practicing in the Metro Detroit area since 2014.

Dr. Naik believes in the importance of lifelong learning, and is continually seeking higher education to advance his knowledge and skill set to provide the best possible care for patients. He has completed several courses in restorative dentistry through The Pacific Aesthetic Continuum, SPEAR, and The Dawson Academy. He has also been trained through the AAID Maxicourse in implant dentistry, and is certified in Invisalign® Treatment.

In his spare time, he enjoys spending time with his wife Jackie, and black lab Louie. He loves to travel, play golf, tennis, and snowboard.

Dr. Michael Saba

Dr. Michael Saba

Dentist

Dr. Saba obtained a Bachelor of Science in Biology from Wayne State University and a Doctorate of Dental Medicine (DMD) from University of Pittsburgh. Since graduation, Dr. Saba is a proud member of the American Dental Association, American Academy of General Dentistry, Michigan Dental Association, and Macomb Dental Society, where he is actively serving as the Macomb Journal’s Advertising Director and attends the Executive Council meetings. He is also certified in CPR and Basic Life Support.

Dr. Saba enjoys bringing his patient’s biggest and brightest smiles forward in any way that he can. His annual continuing education allows him to always provide the latest and greatest dental procedures to bring the most benefit to his patients. He excels in cosmetic dentistry cases, such as bondings and crowns, as well as full rehabilitation cases with dental implants.

Dr. Saba is proud to be certified as a Silver provider in Invisalign clear aligners, which offers his patients services from minor cosmetic adjustments to moderate and severe orthodontic rehabilitation.

Dr. Saba enjoys the outdoors as much as he loves rambling about dentistry! He loves spending time with his beautiful wife and two daughters — Grace and Mary. His musical instrument of choice is percussion (ask him about it!). He is a faith-based man who is involved in his parish and enjoys giving back to the community. He lives by the saying “Treat others the way you would want to be treated.” He invites you to visit him and become a part of his patient family!

Dr. Ashley Houck

Dr. Ashley Houck

Dentist

Dr. Ashley Houck feels fortunate to have found the perfect career to blend her love of science, art, and helping others. Having grown up in Lake Orion, Michigan, she attended Oakland University where she earned her Bachelor of Science in Biology.
She continued her education at the University of Detroit Mercy School of Dentistry where she earned her Doctor of Dental Surgery degree.
During her time at Detroit Mercy, she served as Presidential Ambassador and was the recipient of the Russell W. Bunting Periodontal Society Award.

Dr. Houck is committed to establishing long-lasting relationships by providing compassionate, personalized dentistry in a caring environment. At the heart of her work is the desire to have a positive impact on everyone around her. She is dedicated to community service and has spearheaded multiple books drives to combat illiteracy through Beyond Basics, provides dental care through Give Kids a Smile and Mission of Mercy, and supports our troops through annual thank you letters and Christmas stockings.

In her free time, Dr. Houck enjoys camping, running, reading, drawing, and spending time with her husband and two Eskies.

Bart Knowles

Dr. Bart Knowles

Dentist

Dr. Bart Knowles was born in Royal Oak and raised in Lake Orion, MI. He graduated high school in 2004 from Lake Orion High School. Dr. Knowles attended Wayne State University where he received his Bachelor’s degree in Chemistry. After obtaining his Bachelor’s degree, Dr. Knowles moved to Boston, Massachusetts where he received his Master’s degree in Oral Health Sciences from Boston University School of Medicine. Dr. Knowles later received his Doctor of Dental Medicine (DMD) from Boston University Henry M. Goldman School of Dental Medicine, graduating with the highest distinction of Summa Cum Laude and was awarded the Academy of General Dentistry’s Senior Student Dental Award for having exhibited the greatest interest, knowledge and proficiency in the field of general dentistry. While in Dental School, he founded BU GSDM’s very first student chapter of the Academy of General Dentistry. Dr. Knowles remains a member of the Academy of General Dentistry, working towards his Fellowship in the Academy of General Dentistry. Dr. Knowles is an avid golfer, he also enjoys spending his free time outside and on the beautiful lakes Michigan has to offer.

Dr. Carol Wilkop

Dr. Carol Wilkop

Dentist

Coming soon!

Dr. Sam Eiwaz

Dr. Sam Eiwaz

Dentist

Dr. Sam (Sarmad Eiwaz, DMD) has a true passion for dentistry and his patients. He takes the time to thoroughly listen to his patients’ oral health goals and needs, and then develops a customized treatment plan for them. He enjoys educating patients about their oral health and helping guide them to achieving their oral health goals.
Dr. Sam is a proud Chaldean American, having been born in Iraq before his family fled to the U.S. in the mid-90s. His parents settled in Farmington Hills. Dr. Sam briefly left Michigan while attending college in Florida, however, Michigan had stolen his heart and he returned following his graduation from dental school. He presently resides in Commerce Charter Township, MI.
Dentistry allows Dr. Sam to beautifully blend his knowledge and skills in oral healthcare with his love of design and art. He’s able to masterfully envision each patient’s desired outcome when developing treatment plans. Dr. Sam takes great joy in seeing his patients’ dreams become reality.