About Our Dentists
Our dentists are committed to the health and wellbeing of our patients with sleep apnea.
About Dr. Bijan Afar
Dr. Bijan Afar graduated from the University of California, Los Angeles, with a degree in microbiology. He continued his education at UCLA’s School of Dentistry where he received his Master of Science in Oral Biology and his Doctorate of Dental Surgery. Dr. Afar was awarded with an Oral Biology Graduate Fellowship, the California State Fellowship and the Hortense Fishbaugh Fellowship. He also was among the top 5 percent of graduating students across the country who received a coveted Dentist-Scientist Fellowship from the National Institutes of Health. This allowed him to continue his education and his research in the fields of periodontology and dental implants. He attended the University of Washington, Seattle, from which he earned his specialty degree.
Today, Dr. Afar is a member of the American Dental Association, the International Congress of Oral Implantologists, the Western Dental Society, the California Dental Association and an Associate Fellow of the America Society of Osseointegration. Dr. Afar offers his patients comprehensive periodontal care and comfortable dental treatment options that can help them achieve optimal dental health.
About Dr. Poneh Ghasri
Dr. Poneh Ghasri offers cosmetic and restorative dentistry using safe, effective treatments and state-of-the-art procedures. She has more than a decade of experience and works with her patients to transform their smiles from damaged and decayed to balanced, healthy and beautiful. She graduated from the University of California with a degree in neuroscience before attending UCLA’s School of Dentistry to earn her Doctorate of Dental Surgery. She has advanced training that allows her to tackle complex full mouth rehabilitation procedures and other restorative, implant and cosmetic procedures. Dr. Ghasri is a trusted name in the entertainment and modeling industries, and she has been recognized as a “Top Lumineers Dentist” and an Invisalign “Preferred Provider.”
Her commitment to dentistry began when she was a child visiting her father’s dental office. She developed a passion for not only dentistry but also for serving the less fortunate in and out of the dental office. She is a native Angeleno and works with various outreach programs to better serve those in need of quality dental care. Dr. Ghasri has focused her educational pursuits in the field of dentistry, but she also enjoys attending programs in leadership, communication and self-improvement to better serve her patients and her community.