At NoHo Dental Group, our primary goal is helping you achieve a healthy smile you can be proud to share. Our experienced general dentists and dental specialists use state-of-the-art equipment, and our staff is warm and friendly. Our office is designed to make you feel right at home the moment you walk in the door. We want you to feel comfortable here.
Our dentists will take the time to thoroughly explain each of your treatment options so that you can determine which will best meet your needs. We are a multi-specialty office, which means you can access all the dental treatments you need, including routine dental cleanings, dental exams, dental fillings, porcelain veneers, orthodontics, crowns and bridges, Lumineers, teeth whitening, pediatric dentistry, Invisalign, sedation dentistry, dental surgery, dentures, periodontal treatments, restorative dentistry, dental implants and more, in one convenient location.
NoHo Dental Group is a multi-specialty practice with a full complement of dental professionals who are experienced, knowledgeable and well equipped to provide you with the dental services you need to enjoy a lifetime of good dental health.
Dr. Bijan Afar, Periodontics and Implant Dentistry After graduating from UCLA with a degree in microbiology, Dr. Afar went on to achieve his Doctorate of Dental Surgery and Master of Science in Oral Biology from UCLA School of Dentistry. During his time at UCLA, he was a Regents scholarship nominee, and he received a California State Fellowship and Hortense Fishbaughs Scholarship. As one of the top 5 percent of graduating students in the country to receive the Dentist-Scientist Fellowship from the NIH, he was able to continue his education and research in Periodontics and Implant Dentistry at the University of Washington, Seattle.
Dr. Kakoli, Endodontics Dr. Kakoli graduated with a degree in biology from the University of Maryland. He went on to receive his Doctorate of Dental Surgery from the schools School of Dentistry, and he completed his residency in endodontics there after attending a hospital general practice residency at the Department of Veterans Affairs Medical Center in Baltimore. He has received such honors as the Harry E. Latcham Memorial Medal for excellence in complete oral restoration, and he is a member of Omicron Kappa Upsilon Honorary Dental Society. Dr. Kakoli is an active member of the California Dental Association, the American Dental Association and the American Association of Endodontists. His work has been published in the Journal of Endodontics.
Dr. Allen Yaghoubzadeh, Orthodontics Dr. Yaghoubzadeh, who is a Los Angeles native, attended the University of Southern California. He completed his residency in orthodontics and dento-facial orthopedics at the University of Connecticut, where he also received his masters degree in cranio-facial biology. He is well versed in traditional orthodontics as well as more advanced orthodontic procedures.
Dr. Poneh Ghasri, General Dentist Dr. Ghasri is an experienced cosmetic dentist who regularly creates stunning smile makeovers to help her patients achieve their best smiles yet. She graduated with honors from UCLA, after which she attended the UCLA School of Dentistry for her Doctorate of Dental Surgery. She continues her education in order to provide her patients with superior service, and she has completed extensive courses in cosmetic dentistry, including Invisalign, implant reconstruction and Lumineers. Known for her professionalism and excellence, her patients include celebrities and Hollywood stars.
As the daughter of a retired dentist, Dr. Ghasri discovered her passion for dentistry and helping patients early in life. She enjoys taking self-improvement, communication, business, leadership, marketing and other educational classes. In her free time, she collects shot glasses and perfumes and enjoys belly dancing and reading. Dr. Ghasri enjoys spending time with friends and family.
Dr. Tiraspolskaya, General Dentist After graduating with honors from UCLA with a degree in biochemistry, Dr. Tiraspolskaya continued her education at UCLAs School of Dentistry, where she received her Doctorate of Dental Surgery and graduated in the top 5 percent of her class. She has continued her education and entered a residency program at Wilson-Jennings-Bloomfield UCLA Venice Dental Center for Advanced Education in General Dentistry. Dr. Tiraspolskaya has completed courses in dental implant reconstruction and cosmetic dentistry. She is qualified to diagnose and treat both simple and complex dental conditions and is experienced in implant restorations and prosthetic dentistry to treat the partial or complete absence of teeth.