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Dr. Ramin Ghassemi DDS, MS

Dr. Ghassemi received his Doctorate of Dental Surgery from Brussels University and a post-doctorate Masters Degree in Periodontology from Manchester University.  He furthered his education with internships and additional post graduate work at UCLA.  Dr. Ghassemi offers extraordinary expertise in the field of periodontics and implantology using Cone Beam technology, 3D Imaging and lasers to safely restore dental health and replace missing teeth, giving patients a complete smile with great function and beauty.

Dr. Ghassemi offers the pleasure of a warm and engaging personality combined with a wealth of education and experience.  His articles have been published in the Journal of Periodontology and he regularly lectures internationally.  Dr. Ghassemi has done groundbreaking research on the use of computer software to diagnose periodontal disease and continues to be involved with the prestigious periodontal programs in universities in Belgium and England.

Dr. Ghassemi is very talented in correcting gummy smiles, wisdom teeth extractions and full mouth rehabilitations.  He is also experienced in an array of comprehensive dental procedures including general, cosmetic and restorative dentistry.  His practices are designed with patient comfort in mind and he offers numerous amenities including sedation dentistry to help patients relax during their visits.

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Dr. Nina Mojaver DMD

Dr. Nina Mojaver received her Doctorate Degree in Dental Medicine from Tufts University in Boston, one of the top dental schools in the nation, and has advanced certifications in cosmetic dentistry and cosmetic orthodontics.  An artist since childhood with a critical eye for beauty,  Dr. Mojaver has a unique ability to offer every procedure from a simple filling or crown to veneers-done to appear natural and undetectable.

Dr. Mojaver employs a highly personalized, aesthetically oriented approach that has earned her an expansive patient following.  With 25 years of experience, she is committed to giving her patients a bright and beautiful smile that reflects each person’s unique personality.  She believes that a beautiful healthy smile can enhance a person’s life and her aesthetically oriented approach can take years off her patients face by realigning the bite and restoring it so the muscles are in their optimal, relaxed positions.  She is one of the top Invisalign dentists in San Diego as an Elite Provider and often combines traditional orthodontics with Invisalign to treat advanced cases in a shorter amount of time.

Dr. Mojaver is experienced in homeopathic and holistic dentistry.  She enjoys lecturing and educating professionals and their patients and is currently working on a patent for her latest dental invention.

Dr. Vicki C. Petropoulos DMD, MS, FACP

Dr. Vicki Petropoulos is an accomplished Board Certified Prosthodontist who brings 23 years of experience in her expertise in Prosthodontics. Dr. Petropoulos provided specialized and customized care to her patients ranging from simple restorative treatments, removable partial dentures, complete dentures, implant-supported overdentures to same-day implant reconstructions.

During her career, Dr. Petropoulos has lectured nationally and internationally on implant-supported fixed and removable prostheses. She has received major prosthodontic awards at both national and local levels in recognition for her excellence in patient care. She is the recipient of the Charles E. English Implant Award for her novel approach to delivering care for a patient using immediately loaded implants. In 2012, her treatment and passion for a complex reconstruction was showcased in the prestigious Journal of Prosthodontics’ special edition “Inspirational Cases in Prosthetic Dentistry” for her life changing treatment of a patient which transformed their life.

Dr. Petropoulos graduated from Tufts University School of Dental Medicine as well as a Prosthodontics Residency Program from Temple University School of Dentistry where she received her Certificate in Prosthodontics and was also awarded a Masters of Science in Oral Biology for her work in Implant Dentistry. She currently holds the distinction of Emeritus Standing Faculty from the University of Pennsylvania School of Dental Medicine.

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