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Dr. Jason Golnick

Dr. Jason Golnick - Pediatric Dentist in Taylor and West Bloomfield, MI

After attending Michigan State University as an undergraduate student, Dr. Jason M. Golnick received his DDS degree and his MS degree in Pediatric Dentistry from the University of Michigan. He is a C.S. Mott Fellow in Pediatric Dentistry and has served as a adjunct clinical professor in the Department of Pediatric Dentistry and Orthodontics at the University of Michigan, School of Dentistry. Dr. Jason Golnick is an active staff member of Oakwood Hospital and the Detroit Medical Center / Childrens Hospital of Michigan, where he performs comprehensive dental treatment under general anesthesia. Dr. Golnick is an active member of the Michigan Academy of Pediatric Dentistry and is the CEO of Golnick Pediatric Dental Associates of West Bloomfield and Taylor, Michigan. Jason is a Diplomate of the American Board of Pediatric Dentistry and a Fellow of the American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry. He has served as a specialty examiner for the State Board of Dentistry, a Board member of the Michigan chapter of the Crohn's and Colitis Foundation of America, a Board member of the Michigan Children's Law Center, and a Board member of the Lakes Medical Center. Jason is an avid sports fan and has a passion for helping youngsters and those with special needs obtain optimal oral health. Dr. Jason and his wife, Marla, have two daughters, and reside in West Bloomfield, Michigan.

Dr. Samuel Blanchard DDS, MS

Dr. Samuel Blanchard - Pediatric Dentist in Taylor and West Bloomfield, MI

Dr. Blanchard was born in Cadillac, MI. He completed his bachelor’s of science degree in Physiology at Michigan State University. Following his undergraduate education Dr. Blanchard attended University of Detroit Mercy School of Dentistry obtaining his Doctor of Dental Surgery (DDS) degree in 2008. Dr. Blanchard graduated in the top of this class receiving several dental school awards and being inducted into Omicron Kappa Upsilon Dental Honor Society. During dental school, Dr. Blanchard volunteered at Bay Cliff Health Camp in Michigan's Upper Peninsula, performing dental care for patients with physical disabilities.

Dr. Blanchard continued his training, specializing in pediatric dentistry, at the Pediatric Dentistry Residency Program at The University of Michigan. Dr. Blanchard completed his training in 2010, earning a certificate in Pediatric Dentistry. During his residency, he completed his master’s degree thesis on Unprofessional Online Postings by Dental Students: A Survey of Dental School Administrators and Dental Students. His research interests include the professional development of dental students and the use of technology in dental education.

Dr. Sam is an Adjunct Clinical Professor in the Department of Pediatric Dentistry at the University of Detroit Mercy School of Dentistry and joined our practice in 2011. He is a diplomate of the American Board of Pediatric Dentistry and a member of the American Dental Association, Michigan Dental Association, American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry, Michigan Academy of Pediatric Dentistry and Detroit District Dental Society.

In his free time, Dr. Blanchard enjoys spending time backpacking, hunting, and fishing. He lives with his wife in Grosse Pointe, MI.

Dr. Danny Kalash

Dr. Danny Kalash - Pediatric Dentist in Taylor and West Bloomfield, MI

Dr. Danny graduated with honors from the University of Michigan with a Bachelor of Science in Anthropology Zoology, and Near Eastern Studies. He received his Doctorate of Dental Medicine with Research High Honors from the University of Florida, College of Dentistry. Dr. Danny then completed his postdoctoral residency training in Pediatric Dentistry as well as a Master of Public Health in the University of California, Los Angeles, School of Dentistry.

Dr. Danny is an avid follower of the Pittsburgh Steelers and Michigan Wolverines. In his spare time he is a photographer, and enjoys children and family photography.


Dr. Andreina Castro

Dr. Andreina Castro - Pediatric Dentist in Taylor and West Bloomfield, MI

Dr. Andreina Castro is a native from Caracas, Venezuela. Dr Castro is fluent in both Spanish and English. She obtained a Master of Science in Pediatric Dentistry from the University of Michigan Dental School in 1997. Dr Castro received the Pediatric Dentistry Alumni Memorial Award “Excellence in Pediatric Dentistry” from the Kenneth Easlick Society and also the “Graduate Student Research Award” from American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry. Dr Castro served as Adjunct Clinical Professor of the Pediatric Dentistry and Orthodontics Department at The University of Michigan Dental School. Dr. Castro is a Diplomate of the American Board of Pediatric Dentistry and a member of the American Dental Association, Michigan Dental Association, American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry and Michigan Academy of Pediatric Dentistry.

Dr. Castro has been chosen by the Metro Parent Magazine as one of Mom-approved DOCS and by the Style line Magazine as one of The Top Dentist.

Dr. Castro is married to Dr. Ricardo Seir and they have two children.

Dr. Sri Sudha Boppana

Dr. Sri Boopana - Pediatric Dentist in Taylor and West Bloomfield, MI

Dr. Boppana has been practicing Orthodontics for over 12 years. She began her schooling at the University of Gulbarga in India, where she earned a Bachelor of Dental Surgery (BDS). Upon immigrating to the U.S., she earned her Doctor of Dental Surgery (DDS) degree graduating first in her class from the University of Detroit Mercy in 2000. While at the University of Detroit Mercy, she also received her Certificate and Master of Science (MS) degree in Orthodontics. Dr. Boppana makes it a priority to provide the highest quality treatment and achieve the best results possible. She treats both children and adults in a comfortable and professional setting here at our office in Taylor, Michigan. Dr. Boppana is caring and compassionate, using her job to make a difference in her patients’ lives, which makes her a perfect fit here at Golnick Pediatric Dental. Some of her Scholastic Achievements include: AAO award for exceptional interest in the development of the Orofacial complex in April 2000, Undergraduate achievement award by American College of Prosthodontics in April 2000, Psi Omega National Council Scholastic Achievement Award in April 2000, Annual honorary member of the Dean’s List in 1998, 1999, 2000, Certificate for Academic Excellence in April 1998, March 1999, and April 2000 from the University of Detroit Mercy. She is also a member of the American Association of Orthodontists, Great Lakes Association of Orthodontists, American Dental Association, and Michigan Dental Association. Dr. Boppana enjoys physical fitness, social events, and volunteering as well as spending time with her husband and two children in her spare time. She speaks English and Indian languages (Hindi and Telugu). Dr. Boppana is very passionate about her job and truly cares about each and every patient she has. We are very happy to have her as a part of our team.


Our Staff

Office Managers

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Sandra

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Kimberly

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Orthodontic Manager

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Lee Anne

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Coordinators

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Sara

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Joyce

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Dental Assistants

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