Pouya Vakilian, DMD, MD

Meet Dr. Vakilian

Pouya Vakilian DMD, MD is a native of San Diego, CA. He graduated from the University of California, San Diego with a Bachelor of Science degree in Cell Biology and Biochemistry with high Honors. Looking for a change of scenery, he moved to Boston where he attended Harvard School of Dental Medicine, graduating Magna Cum Laude. Dr. Vakilian went on to complete his medical degree at the University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, a top-ranked medical school.


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Education and Interests

Dr. Vakilian then remained in Dallas to complete a much sought-after training in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery at the esteemed Parkland program. This program is known for their exceptional training, including rotations on general surgery, neurosurgery, and anesthesia. They also have one of the highest case volumes of any oral surgery program in the country. Dr. Vakilian received extensive training in dental implant surgery, corrective jaw surgery (Orthognathic surgery), minimally invasive TMJ surgery, complex trauma, oncology, cosmetic, and dentoalveolar surgery. He performed nearly 700 major surgery cases under the tutelage of some of the top surgeons in the field. Dr. Vakilian was active in research focused on TMJ surgery and reconstructive surgery. He served as chief resident at multiple level 1 trauma hospitals and was elected to the executive Board of Resident Organization of American Association of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons. His clinical interests include dental implants, corrective jaw surgery (Orthognathic Surgery), TMJ surgery, oral and facial trauma, and oral pathology. Dr. Vakilian’s focus is to always put the patients first, and to provide excellent outcomes with minimal pain, minimal swelling, and less healing time.

He is an avid sports fan, including football, basketball, soccer, golf, and Formula 1. In his free time, he enjoys traveling, watching sports, exploring new restaurants, skiing, and spending time outdoors with his wife, Niosha, and two sons, Leon and Ryan.

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4910 Van Nuys Blvd Ste 102

Sherman Oaks, CA 91403

Call: 818-452-4889

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Well I think Yelp needs to consider to add extra stars for certain business I literally would give 100 stars if I can ! :)I was referred by my general dentist,  without hesitation or trying to find out what kind of office this maybe, actually it turned out to be ONE OF THE AMAZING office ever, called to make appointment I didn’t have to wait for weeks to see a dr, the staff is amazing on top of their task the girl whom I talked to I don’t know her name but she’s amazing she made my life very easy, I didn’t have to stress about anything, 2 days later I went in for my appointment for molar tooth extraction I met one of the amazing team , nurse Brittany she rocks she went through with everything with me explaining every little things In a way I would understand every bit of the procedure, than I met one of the best Dr’s ever Dr Vakilian, the most caring, educated, intelligent, the excellence in his work and what he does is unbelievable, My surgery was was so humble I didn’t feel anything before or after not to mention knowing I’m about to have surgery to this office I never been before I was not nervous at all because how they approach you make you feel like you are part of the family , dr Vakilian treats his patient as if he would do surgery for his own family, after the surgery  I didn’t have any complications what so ever, he has such light-handed for what his does,Also this dr check back on his patients few hrs later after surgery I never had any dr call me after any procedure, I will definitely recommend everyone to this office ( Southern California center for surgical and arts ) Thanks for everything!!

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I took my daughter in for a consult regarding getting her wisdom teeth removed. Everyone was very nice and explained everything in detail. Dr. Pouya is very nice and explained the whole process to us from beginning to end. They were nice enough to schedule her surgery the following week since I wanted her to recover before she went back to school. I am very pleased with the whole office and how well the surgery went. I will definitely recommend Dr. Pouya to anyone needed their wisdom teeth removed.

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