Our mission is to provide you with personalized care. We are a team dedicated to improving and maintaining your oral health. Whether you need preventative periodontal care ( maintenance cleaning), non-surgical Scaling & Root Planing ( deep cleaning), dental implants, periodontal or cosmetic oral surgery, you will receive compassionate treatment. We offer a broad array of services. Our team has the professional experience to realize that there is no such thing as one-size-fits-all treatment, so we use a personal approach, coordinating your dental treatment options with your Restorative Dentist or other Specialists.
Mark Handelsman received his D.D.S. in 1987 from the University of Southern California Dental School. He continued his studies at USC, and obtained his Certificate in Advanced Periodontics in 1989. He is a Diplomate of the American Board of Periodontology since 1994. He was a Clinical Assistant Professor at USC for 15 years, teaching Periodontics and Dental Implants, as well practicing in the faculty practice. He has been in full time private practice in Santa Monica, California for over 17 years. He has been involved in clinical research and published many articles. The topics include the Perio-Restorative interface, Guided Tissue Regeneration, Guided Bone Regeneration, Surgical Crown Lengthening, Esthetic Soft Tissue Grafting and Surgical Guidelines for site development and implant placement, & Management of Implant Complications. He has lectured nationally and internationally.