• Our Partners

    Dr. Mark Scurria


    North Carolina

    Dr. Scurria has been in private prosthodontic practice since 1999 with a focus on complex reconstructions, practical implant utilization, and complete denture therapies.

    He is well versed in all aspects of prosthodontic care, having spent seven years as a full-time faculty member at the UNC School of Dentistry, leaving as a tenured associate professor. Dr. Scurria strives to help each of his patients identify the right treatment plan for his or her specific situation. He partners with both an in-house lab technician and other world-class laboratories to carry out ideal individualized treatment plans. He has helped thousands of patients overcome significant dental challenges and looks forward to helping you, too.

    He makes his home in Chapel Hill with his wife, Amy, and three children.

    Dr. Sam Kleitches: Sam J. Kleitches DDS | Charlotte, NC
    I’ve been practicing since ‘89, and my top priority has always been the care of my patients. The Guardian partnership allows me to focus on my patient care, maintain the highest standards of dentistry, and do the work that I love without the stresses that come with running a business.– Dr. Kleitches
    Dr. Jake Moon: Savannah Dental Care| Aubrey, TX.
    I can keep doing what I’m doing while working toward partnership.– Dr. Jake Moon
    Dr. Yu: Carp Dental | Philadelphia, PA
    Guardian is different. They recognize potential and award partnership benefits right away.– Dr. Yu
    Drs. Hisham Barakat, Sanae Berrada, Uzma Ansari | Virginia
    Our initial and continued partnership with GDP has exceeded our expectations. We used to dream about the success we’re having as a group now. This has truly been a transformational experience in so many ways for everyone on our team.– Hisham Barakat
    Drs. Amit Ganglani, Joti Johal, Thayer Bouali, and Richard Dunning: Fresh Dental | Charlotte Metro
    We’ve always had a clear vision of what our Fresh Dental brand could become. Guardian has helped us focus on bringing that vision to life. We’ll be building new practices, adding great partner practices to our team across our region, and continuing to grow our legacy business. We’re so excited for what’s to come.– Dr. Joti Johal