About Your Dentist

Martin Messah, DDS

"Peace beams with a smile." - Mother Teresa


My mission is to educate patients in preventative dentistry while providing exceptional dental care tailored to each patient's specific needs. Because each patient's dental health, comfort, and safety are top priorities, I aim to delivery satisfying top-notch dental care in our family-friendly office.


University of California - San Francisco - San Francisco, CA - Doctor of Dental Surgery

University of Washington - Seattle, WA - Biochemistry

Ohio State University - School of Dentistry - Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery Teaching Intern

Continuing Education:

Facial Academy of Cosmetics & Esthetics (FACE) - Botox, Fillers & TMJ Course

Pinhole Gum Surgery

AIC Basic Implant Training Certification

Hobbies & Interests:

I grew up in Indonesia and lived there for 15 years before moving to Washington in 1998. I'm married with 2 twin girls, and in enjoy cooking and traveling in my spare time.

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Tatjana Semiz, DDS

"The best and cheapest dentistry is when the right thing is done extremely well the first time and lasts for a long time."


My mission in dentistry is to provide high quality comprehensive dental care in a warm and caring environment with a special focus on education and prevention. I'm passionate about fostering strong relationships with my colleagues and especially my patients.


University of Toronto - Toronto, Canada - Doctor of Dental Surgery

University of of Ottawa - Ottawa, Canada - B.Sc. Honors in Biopharmaceutical Sciences

Continuing Education:

I enjoy taking continuing education courses to stay up-to-date with the newest technology and to provide the highest level of care.

Hobbies & Interests:

I grew up in Eastern Europe and Canada, and recently moved to Washington State. I live in Kirkland, WA with my husband and 2.5 year old daughter. When not taking care of patients, I enjoy spending time with family exploring the Pacific Northwest. My hobbies are staying fit, cooking, reading and traveling!

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Fawaz Hatem, BDS, MSD

My Mission

Apply the highest level of precious dentistry which support dental and oral health for people and enhance their level of perfection and uniqueness about their healthy and nice smile as everyone deserves to be happy, satisfied and proud when they are taking care of their teeth and oral cavity which is one of the important aspects of health body system.

Educational and Professional Background

Graduate of University of Baghdad/ College of Dentistry from Iraq, practiced general dentistry and complimented by Oral and Maxillofacial surgery residency training. Oro-Facial pain program from the University of Southern California/ Herman Ostrow School of Dentistry, Oral Medicine Residency Master program from the University of Washington/School of Dentistry.

Life and Hobbies

I live with my wife and three daughters, 18, 15 and just 7 years old I’m happy spending time with them, we like traveling, hiking and explore the beautiful Northwest.