Your Smile Team

Thank You for Selecting the Smile Team Professionals at Clairpointe Family Dental

Our team mission is to educate, promote, and provide progressive dental care with comfort and compassion to our valued clients, friends, and family. With oral health built on a solid foundation, you’ll enjoy a lifetime of smiles. Come experience personalized care and contemporary technology that make dental visits rewarding. Meet our dentists!

Dr. Rita Zohrob

Dr. Rita is a University of Detroit Dental School graduate (1986) and joined Dr. Bud Walters in 1988. Her goal is to assist patients attain optimum oral health, and Dr. Rita takes pride in changing people’s lives by improving the appearance and function of their teeth. With a warm and welcoming manner, Dr. Rita quickly puts patients at ease with her down-to-earth style, and considers patients as much friend as patient. Her husband, Marwan, is a civil engineer and they have two children, Danielle and Jacob. Willie (the dog) and Hailey (the cat) round out the family. She enjoys reading, walking with friends, and traveling to Las Vegas to visit her brother and sister.

Dr. Danielle Gehlert

A lifelong ‘Eastsider’, Dr. Gehlert grew up in Eastpointe and received her undergrad degree from U of M in 1987, then continued her education and graduated in 1991 from U of M Dental School. Dr. Gehlert is a proud member of the American Dental Association, The Michigan Dental Association, and the Macomb Dental Society. A 40-year cancer survivor, Dr. Gehlert’s experience as a child gives her a profound sense of empathy that she shares with patients every day. With a genuine gift for putting patients at ease, she is a champion of healthy and beautiful smiles. Dr. Gehlert is skilled in all phases of dentistry, with particular interest in cosmetic dentistry. Her free time is devoted to her husband and three children, and she is active in Our Lady Star of the Sea church. Dr. Gehlert enjoys swimming, skiing, and gourmet cooking.

Dr. Ronald Budnick

Born in Detroit and raised in Fraser, Dr. Budnick completed a BS degree at University of Detroit before graduating from U of D-Mercy School of Dentistry in 1993. He then completed a two year hospital-based residency at the Medical College of Ohio before returning to Michigan to practice dentistry. With a broad array of experience — solo and group practice, nursing facilities, operating room dentistry — Dr. Budnick has a special interest in implantology and comprehensive treatment planning. A member of many professional organizations, Dr. Budnick believes that excellent oral health and a happy smile are important for quality of life. Dr. Ron enjoys watching and participating in many sports and appreciates Michigan’s year round outdoor activities.