If you’re looking for a periodontist or cosmetic dentist in Beverly Hills or Los Angeles, be sure to learn more about Dr. Alex Farnoosh. A leader in his field, Dr. Farnoosh is relied upon by business executives, members of the entertainment industry, and a wide array of other Angelenos for the “Total Smile” that comes from beautiful teeth, enhanced lips, and excellent gum care. He has developed techniques for women and men with a gummy smile or dark gums who desire an attractive smile.
Cosmetic dentists are not all the same – find out why you should choose Dr. Farnooshand what makes him so unique. As a Beverly Hills and Los Angeles cosmetic dentist, Dr. Farnoosh offers each and every one of his patients technical artistry and personal attention. Request a consultation online or call (424) 363-9485 to set up a consultation.
“I named my comprehensive approach to dental health the ‘Total Smile’ because it focuses equally on the beauty of the teeth, gums, and lips.” ~Dr. Farnoosh
Dr. Farnoosh is a graduate of the University of Iowa, where he earned his M.S. degree and specialty certificate in Periodontology in 1974 and a Ph.D. in Pathology in 1978. He has taught at the University of Southern California (USC) since 1981, where he has held the title of Director of Doctoral and Post Doctoral courses. He also served as admissions chairman for the School of Dentistry. He was promoted to Tenured Associate Professor in 1988 and subsequently to Clinical Professor in the Department of Periodontology.
Innovator in Smile Enhancement
Dr. Farnoosh is the inventor of patented treatments for discolored and dark gums. His gum bleaching methods have been featured in the International Journal of Periodontics and in the New York Times Best Seller Billion Dollar Smile by Dr. Bill Dorfman, dentist on ABC’s Extreme Makeover. You can also watch a video about his gum bleaching treatment, as seen on The Doctors television show.
Recognized Expert in Periodontics & Cosmetic Dentistry
Appearing in more than 40 publications including the Journal of Periodontology and Journal of Pathology, Dr. Farnoosh’s research as a gum specialist has garnered him nominations by the International Association of Dental Research for the Edward H. Hatton Award and by the American Academy of Periodontology for the Balint Orban Prize. He served as the American Association of Dental Research’s Chairman of Scientific Programs and has lectured nationally and internationally.
For several years, Dr. Farnoosh has been included in the Guide to America’s Top Dentists, published by the recent Consumer’s Research Council of America. He has again been chosen for the 2009 Guide to America’s Top Dentists and is honored to be recognized by this highly-regarded national publication.
An Impressive Patient Record
Over more than 2 decades in practice, Dr. Farnoosh has helped countless patients from around the world achieve the beautiful smiles they deserve, from regular folks to celebrities and even Olympic athletes. Read more about this medalist’s winning smile.
Committed to Excellence
Dr. Farnoosh has devoted over 25 years to the private practice of dental health, specializing in periodontics and dental implants in Los Angeles and Beverly Hills.
As a board-certified periodontist, Dr. Farnoosh has earned the distinction of Diplomate of the American Board of Periodontology, the only board that certifies in the dental specialty of periodontics. Diplomates are required to maintain certification as both a dentist and peridontist after at least two years of postdoctoral study focused on the diagnosis, treatment, and prevention of periodontal diseases.
To complement his years of practice and research in the field, Dr. Farnoosh is a member of several professional organizations, which include:
American College of Oral Implantology
American Academy of Periodontolgy
American Dental Association
California Dental Association
Los Angeles Dental Society
Beverly Hills Academy of Dentistry
What This Means to You
Dr. Farnoosh has earned the respect of his peers and his patients with his training, experience, and technical skill. But his qualifications on paper are exemplified by his approachable personality and caring attitude towards each patient. While you should trust your dental health to highly trained periodontist, keep in mind that a professional’s personal style is also important. Dr. Farnoosh is committed to providing an individual evaluation and treatment plan to each patient, with the goal of giving you the most pleasing cosmetic and functional results possible, from gum bleaching to dental implants.
“While a gummy smile may seem like a minor issue, it has a tremendous impact on a person’s life. I dedicated myself to developing an effective alternative to jaw surgery that has helped my patients smile confidently.” ~Dr. Farnoosh
Your dental health plays a key role in your ability to look and feel your best. Count on Dr. Farnoosh to set himself apart from other gum specialists by providing excellent gum care, dazzling teeth and a beautiful smile.