Meet your Dentists

We are passionate about your smile

Dr Benjamin Sevitt BDS (UK)

Founder & Dentist

Benjamin graduated from the prestigious Guy’s Hospital, London, UK in 1997. He worked as an Associate Dental Surgeon in the United Kingdom before making Aliya to Ra’anana in 2001.

Benjamin regularly attends postgraduate study courses, and regards continuing education as a priority in order to maintain knowledge and skills and to keep on top of the ever developing field of dental science and technology. As such, he has received advanced training in a number of dental fields including Implant Prosthetics and Porcelain Veneers. Benjamin has also received certification from NYU and The World Aesthetic Congress for Implantology and Cosmetic Dentistry.

As a 2nd generation dentist, Benjamin watched his father run his own successful Dental Practice in London for 40 years. As well as emulating his father’s excellent standards he aims to create the lifelong relationships with his patients as he saw his father do over the years.

“My greatest pleasure as a dentist is taking scared worried patients, and building a bond with them to make them confident and happy with their smile.

Benjamin is married to Britt and has 3 gorgeous children. When not at Pearl Dental, he enjoys running, cricket and crime fiction.


Dr Sara Whitefield BDS (UK)



Sara is currently a Resident in Oral Medicine at the School of Dental Medicine of Tel Aviv University. Amongst others, Sara treats patients with oral ulcers, dry mouth, halitosis, taste disturbances TMJ disorders, including diagnosis and follow up of pre-malignant and malignant lesions, oral cancer and diseases in the mouth, such as Lichen Planus. Specialists in Oral Medicine are uniquely trained to provide general dental treatment in patients with severe or complex illnesses (for example, patients undergoing cancer therapy, including radiation therapy, diabetes and heart disease). Sara is currently receiving referrals for her growing expertise in this field.

Sara graduated from Guy’s Hospital, London, UK in the year 2000 and began her dental career in London prior to her Aliya in 2003. Since joining Pearl Dental in 2009 she prides herself in providing high quality, stress-free dentistry and oral medicine treatment within a relaxed and calm atmosphere.

Sara lives with her husband and 4 daughters in Moshav Azriel, in the Tel Mond area.


Dr. Eric A. Milch joined the team at Pearl Dental in January 2012. Dr. Milch provides outpatient Oral Surgery, which includes Implants, Bone Grafting, Wisdom Tooth Removal, Extractions and Minor Oral Pathology.

Eric, his wife and five children made Aliyah from Bettendorf, Iowa, USA in July 2010. Eric and his family live in Ra’anana.

Born and raised in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, Eric attended The University of Pittsburgh. Eric graduated with a Bachelor of Science Degree and majored in Psychology. Next, Eric attended The University Of Pittsburgh School of Dental Medicine and earned his Dental Degree. Following completion of Dental School, Eric completed five years of residency in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery at The University of Pittsburgh.

Following his residency, Eric practiced for one year in Pittsburgh and then relocated to Davenport, Iowa where he practiced for 15 years in a private practice setting. In 2010 Eric was a Visiting Assistant Professor of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery at The University of Iowa.

Eric is a Fellow of The American Board of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery having achieved Board Certification in 1998 and recertification in 2008.

In 2010 Eric became a licensed Dentist in Israel and has been active in private practice in Israel. Eric is a member of the Israel Dental Association and frequently attends continuing education courses throughout the year.


Dr. Brander has been practicing Orthodontics for twenty years and brings to Pearl Dental a wealth of experience and expertise to this specialist branch of dentistry. Orthodontic dentistry covers the growth and development of the teeth and jaws, and correction of any problems. These include irregular, crooked, crowded, spacious or prominent teeth.

If you need some advice about your child’s growing teeth, or want your teenager to have a fantastic smile, or even need a smile makeover yourself, Karina will spend time getting to know you or your child and planning treatment, whether you need fixed braces, removable braces, or whether invisible braces such as’ Clear aligners’ or ‘linguals’ are suitable.

Karina lives in Ra’anana with her husband and three children.