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Meet Dr. Forooghi

After graduating from the University of California, Los Angeles, Dr. Bob Forooghi completed his doctor of dental surgery degree at University
of California, San Francisco before beginning his residency at the University of Pittsburgh.  While there, he received advanced training in dental alveolar surgery, in sedation anesthesia, and in special needs dentistry.  He was also recognized for developing improved training methods for the predoctoral program.

Dr. Forooghi then returned to Los Angeles to practice dentistry and to join the UCLA School of Dentistry faculty.  With a deep-rooted interest in surgery, he continued his training in both sedation and dental implants, including full mouth rehabilitation and alveolar regeneration.

Sedation dentistry is now a staple in his practice, and he focuses on providing the best care possible in the most comfortable manner available for each patient.

Dr. Forooghi is a fellow of the International Congress of Oral Implantologists, and he has served on the board of the Los Angeles Dental Society. He also received the Quintessence Award for Excellence in Dentistry. 

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Frequently-Asked Questions

Why doesn't my regular dentist perform my surgery?

Every dentist in California is licensed to perform all types of dentistry.  Most dentists choose to limit their practices to certain phases of dentistry.  Your dentist has chosen to refer patients to another dentist for the surgical care that they require.

Why Dr. Forooghi?

Your dentist knows that Dr. Forooghi has the surgical skills and abilities to provide you with the high quality services you deserve.  Dr. Forooghi's practice is designed to provide such surgical services to you in your own dentist's office in which you are already familiar and comfortable.

Is Dr. Forooghi a specialist in oral and maxillofacial surgery?

No.  Dr. Forooghi is a general dentist who provides oral surgery services.  However, he has had additional post-graduate training that included complex dental extraction experience and IV sedation.  He is a general dentist who provides oral surgery services for dentists in Tarzana and the surrounding areas.  If you have any specific questions regarding this training or his experience, please feel free to ask your dentist or to call or text Dr. Forooghi directly at 310.666.7825.



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Dr. Forooghi is not a specialist in oral and maxillofacial surgery.


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(310) 666-7825