Our staff's training, professional credentials and work experience. We know that you will be most comfortable with your treatment decisions if we take time to listen to your concerns and discuss your various options with you. Our doctors and staff provide you with the information you need to make educated decisions and to be comfortable with the treatment you choose. We encourage you to ask questions and trust that we will help you make the right decisions.
Azadeh Tavari, M.S., DDS
Dr. Azadeh Tavari is a highly trained Periodontist and implant specialist. She focuses on patient-centered care, customizing treatment to each patient to provide the most comfortable, esthetic and minimally invasive techniques to achieve each patient’s dental health goals. She emphasizes a team approach to a patient’s comprehensive dental treatment to successfully address a patient’s individualized goals.
Dr. Tavari was born and raised in Los Angeles. She received her Bachelor’s degree in Neuroscience with a minor in Craniofacial and Dental Technology from the University of Southern California. She then went on to attend the University of Southern California’s Ostrow School of Dentistry for her Doctor of Dental Surgery Degree (D. D. S.), graduating with honors. Dr. Tavari then further pursued her passion for dentistry and continued at USC to complete a specialty residency program in Advanced Periodontology. She also earned a Masters in Craniofacial Biology (M.S.) during her residency career.
While pursuing her dental education, Dr. Tavari also actively conducted and published research in collaboration with Dr. Homa Zadeh, in the fields bone regeneration and implant dentistry. She is an active member of many professional periodontal and dental associations, and received the 2017 Robert Merlin Student Leadership Award from the California Society of Periodontists.
DMITRIY IVANOV, M.S., DDS
Dr. Ivanov is a specialist in Periodontics with a focus on the treatment of periodontal disease, hard and soft tissue augmentation and dental implantology. He received an extensive training in in all aspects of Periodontics, providing patients with ability maintain a healthy and esthetic smile. He is also trained in moderate IV Sedation, helping the most anxious patients to receive excellent periodontal care.
Dr. Ivanov received his Bachelor’s degree in Biological Sciences from UC Santa Barbara, graduating with Summa Cum Laude (Highest Honors). He was awarded a D.D.S. degree from the UCLA School of Dentistry and continued his post-doctoral education in Advanced Periodontics and Implant Dentistry residency at the Veterans Hospital of West Los Angeles/UCLA Medical Center. His residency had placed a great emphasis on medically compromised patients, full-mouth rehabilitation, interdisciplinary Perio-Prosthodontics reconstructive therapy and full-arch implant treatment. Dr. Ivanov holds a position of a Clinical Instructor of Periodontics at UCLA School of Dentistry in Westwood and UCLA Venice Dental Clinic.
Dr. Ivanov is a Los Angeles native and outside of his professional commitments, he enjoys life with his young family. His hobbies are fitness, cooking, music. He is fluent in English and Russian.