Dr. Mahnaz Rashti carries a DDS degree which she received from the College of Dentistry at New York University in 1994. She spent an additional two years practicing hospital dentistry and treating patients in the West Los Angeles Veteran Administration Hospital. She also completed her general practice residency there.
She developed an interest in the field of periodontics and pursued a three-year postgraduate study in the field of periodontics and dental implants at the Veteran Administration-UCLA Medical Center in 1996. She taught as the clinical instructor at UCLA department of Oral Diagnosis and Oral Medicine from 1994 to 1996.
Dr. Rashti is a recipient of various awards and has multiple professional memberships. She is highly experienced in conscious sedation and knowledgeable about treating patients with phobia.
She constantly works to optimize her approach and encourages patient communication. She develops close coordination with referring general dentists and specialists. Outside of the dental office, Dr. Rashti enjoys swimming, jogging, and spending time with her husband and two children.