Monthly Archives: December 2015

Periodontist

Dr. Al Manesh Periodontist & Implantologist

With over 20 years of experience, Dr. Manesh brings a wealth of knowledge and expertise to his patients. He has placed over 7,000 implants and is one of the only implant specialist in the Houston area using all-ceramic zirconia implants. In addition, he takes regenerative periodontal care and periodontal cosmetic surgery to a whole new level through the use of progressive treatment options, including plasma rich in growth factors (RGF), bone grafts (synthetic, animal, or patient’s own bone), and tissue grafts to regenerate and reconstruct jawbone and gum tissue in the oral cavity. Dr. Manesh also performs bite analysis, full mouth rehabilitation, and All-on-4 implant-supported fixed dentures.

Dr. Manesh takes each patient’s health concerns seriously and customizes a treatment plan just for you. He is always willing to answer any questions you have so that you are completely comfortable with the entire process. Dr. Manesh earned his Bachelor of Science degree from California Polytechnic University, Pomona. He continued his dental studies at Oregon Health Sciences University where he earned his doctorate in dentistry. He decided to become a periodontist and went on to obtain his postgraduate degree in Periodontics at Louisiana State University. He is also a published author, noted lecturer, and Fellow of the International Congress of Oral Implantologists (FICOI). He is actively involved in the professional dental community and is a member of the American Dental Association, the American Academy of Implant Dentistry, the American Academy of Periodontology, and the Academy of Osseointegration. Dr. Manesh has also spent the past 10 years training other dentists in implantology and periodontal surgeries. He currently teaches professional training courses on the placement of ceramic zirconia dental implants and implant-related procedures for the Ceramic Implant Institute : www.ceramicimplantinstitute.com

When he is not busy working with patients, teaching, or learning about the latest dental technology, Dr. Manesh enjoys spending time with his wife and three children. His hobbies include water sports, reading, and traveling. Dr. Manesh speaks English and Farsi.

 

 

Prosthodontist

Dr. Nisa Dadjoo Prosthodontist

Houston-born dentist, Dr. Nisa Dadjoo, completed her specialty in prosthodontics, a field of dentistry that deals with dental implants, aesthetics and reconstructing smiles, at the University of Texas School of Dentistry.

Dr. Dadjoo’s education was obtained throughout the world. She attended schools in Sweden, Canada, Turkey, Iran and Texas. Dr. Dadjoo has always been a high achiever. She graduated from high school at the age of 16 and went on to graduate Magna Cum Laude from the University of Houston with a Bachelor of Science degree. She attended dental school at the University of Texas, where she received her DDS degree followed by a three-year rigorous training program in Prosthodontics, earning her Master’s degree in Dentistry. Dr. Dadjoo is a member of the American Dental Association, the American College of Prosthodontics, the Texas Dental Association, and the Greater Houston Dental Society.

Dr. Dadjoo’s current practice is focused on creating healthy and natural smiles through dental implant restorations, metal-free crowns and bridges, porcelain veneers, partial and complete dentures, rehabilitation of occlusion, temporomandibular joint disorders (TMD), sleep apnea, and snoring devices. Dr. Dadjoo’s knowledge and experience provide her patients with a complete oral health analysis and the best smile attainable.

Her compassionate nature, communication skills, and commitment to helping her patients make educated decisions about their dental treatment enable Dr. Dadjoo to provide the highest quality of care. She understands how stressful and embarrassing it can be for patients to deal with a less-than-perfect smile. She takes great pleasure in providing her patients with functional and beautiful teeth that allow them to feel confident and enjoy life again.

In her free time, Dr. Dadjoo likes to spend time with her family and is an avid yogi. She loves to travel to remote areas of the world and educate people on the importance of oral health. Dr. Dadjoo speaks fluent English, Farsi and Turkish.

 

Orthodontist

Rosecler-Marmentini

Dr. Rosecler Marmentini is an orthodontist and specializes in orthodontics and dentofacial orthopedics. Dr. Marmentini completed the Orthodontic Post-Graduate Residency program at the University of Minnesota and received her Masters of Science degree in Orthodontics in 1999. She subsequently completed an Orthodontic Fellowship program in Craniofacial Anomalies at the world-renowned Hospital for Sick Children in Toronto, Canada, from 1999-2000. Her post-graduate research focused on absence of teeth in cleft lip and palate, cleft palate, and Robyn Syndrome patients

Dr. Marmentini brings 20+ years of orthodontic experience to the Texas Dental Center. She has resided in Texas for over 15 years, working as an orthodontist in Houston. In addition, she previously had her own private dental practice in Brazil and provided general dentistry services, including restorative dentistry, endodontics, periodontics, prosthodontics, and oral surgery. She has also served as the corporate dentist for Volvo Corporation, the Central Bank of Brazil, and for two Brazilian utility companies.

Always seeking to help others, Dr. Marmentini has worked as a volunteer, providing dental services to indigent and economically disadvantaged patients and to isolated native tribes in the Brazilian rainforest. She has also provided mobile dental services to children in family day care centers.

Dr. Marmentini has contributed to the lives of others through her teaching efforts as well as her dental services. She taught orthodontics to undergraduate students and also taught classes to patients and their families about general dental health care. Recognizing the importance of early preventative dental care for children, she also taught elementary school students about good oral health habits during her employment as a lecturer for the Colgate Palmolive Company.

In her free time, Dr. Marmentini enjoys spending time with her husband, daughter, family, and friends. She loves to travel, escape to the beach, read, and swim. Dr. Marmentini speaks fluent English, Spanish, and Portuguese.